norsemytho southwood group review articles

Posted in the Movies Forum

Comments

Showing posts 1 - 20 of20

Since: Mar 13

Jurong East, Singapore

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#1
Apr 28, 2013
 
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/arts/funny-up...
norsemytho southwood group review articles, Funny, uplifting play a love letter to language and mythology
THEATRE
The Bull, the Moon and the Coronet of Stars. Merrigong Theatre Company, Wollongong, NSW, April 23.
FOR a little piece -- two-hander, 75 minutes, minimal set, few props -- The Bull, the Moon and the Coronet of Stars gets a lot done. Like those traveller's towels that mop up the lord knows how many times their weight in water, Van Badham's new play has a lean look and a thirsty embrace. A love letter to language, mythology and love itself, it's clever, sexy, funny and uplifting.
For those who don't know their Theseus from their Thesaurus, boning up beforehand on some Greek legend could pay dividends.
The Bull, the Moon takes messy, ordinary stuff -- lust, infidelity -- and elevates it to the realm of the gods. That's a long way to travel, you may think, but Badham makes delightful sense of it. Broken hearts are as plentiful as office workers at happy hour, but to someone suffering the torments of thwarted passion the pain isn't one bit common; it is all-consuming and epic. It thus pleases Badham to conflate the fleeting affair between Marion, an artist-in-residence at a museum, and staff member Michael, a writer of press releases, with that of Ariadne and Theseus -- maze, string, Minotaur and all.
The story unfolds almost entirely in the telling rather than the showing but things get pretty steamy, I can tell you, as Badham revels in sumptuous imagery and its erotic and comic possibilities.
When Marion (Silvia Colloca) is abandoned -- no, the writer didn't leave a note, the bastard -- she becomes dry and angry, hacks her hair off, throws away the blue dress that showed off her ripe figure and takes a job leading art classes for old chooks at a resort. Enter sommelier and pants man Mark (Matt Zeremes, who also plays Michael).
Things get really frisky as the wine flows, the unseen gaggle of elderly ladies turns into a glorious band of bacchantes and the spirit of Dionysus, super hottie of the ancient world, rules.
Under Lee Lewis's direction, Colloca and Zeremes, both of them adorable, deftly manage a text that gives neither a moment of rest and slides without warning from dialogue to interior comment and from reality to free-flowing imagination. Badham trips herself up at one point by going for the extra degree of difficulty that overlapping lines presents, but it's a small quibble. When the Coronet of Stars finally enters the picture, I defy any romantic not to be thrilled.
norsemytho southwood group review articles, Funny, uplifting play a love letter to language and mythology

Since: Mar 13

Germany

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#2
Apr 29, 2013
 
Awesome to talk to your online site. Many thanks!

Since: Jul 13

Australia

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#3
Jul 1, 2013
 
I have been absent for some time, but now I remember why I used to love this blog.

Since: Mar 13

Netherlands

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#4
Jul 1, 2013
 
I think this is among the most important information for me. And i am glad reading your article

Since: Jul 13

Russia

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#5
Jul 1, 2013
 
Nice to be visiting your blog again, it has been months for me. Well this article that iíve been waited for so long.

Since: Jun 13

Chiajna, Romania

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#6
Jul 2, 2013
 
This is a well-thought of piece that made it easy for people to understand the whole point.
Anonymous

Ireland

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#7
Jul 2, 2013
 
This release is really informative and shows a good example of a nature-friendly project we can all spend our time on.

Since: Mar 13

New York, NY

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#8
Jul 2, 2013
 
Great article and comments all around. Peerless site. Well Stated.
Anonymous

Denmark

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#9
Jul 2, 2013
 
Excellent news! Itís a great field to undertake, and opens the door to so many possibilities.

Since: Jun 13

UK

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#10
Jul 3, 2013
 
I believe the particular data spelled out as part of your distribution is definitely in fact great.
Anonymous

UK

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#11
Jul 3, 2013
 
Great article guys!!
jmeblake

Australia

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#12
Jul 3, 2013
 
pretty good post. i just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to say that i have really enjoyed reading your blog posts.
gracelibert210

Germany

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#13
Jul 3, 2013
 
awesome blog. i enjoyed reading your articles. this is truly a great read for me. i have bookmarked it and i am looking forward to reading new articles. keep up the good work!
lharabauer

Germany

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#14
Jul 3, 2013
 
your statement was highly appreciating i will make a look on.
Irina Vavilov

Ireland

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#15
Jul 4, 2013
 
After research a few of the weblog posts in your website now, and I really like your means of blogging. I bookmarked it to my bookmark website checklist and might be checking back soon. Pls take a look at my web page as nicely and let me know what you think.
linebrck19

Ireland

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#16
Jul 4, 2013
 
This is my very first time to read a fascinating blog like this.

Since: Jul 13

Chicago, IL

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#17
Jul 12, 2013
 
it's been so long since I last read such a favorable article...

Since: Jul 13

Singapore, Singapore

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#18
Jul 12, 2013
 
Amazing. Very informative post.

Since: Jul 13

Buffalo, NY

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#19
Jul 12, 2013
 
good information, your site will definitely help me so much.

Since: Jul 13

Germany

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#20
Jul 12, 2013
 
Great !! another extraordinary post. Keep it up !

Tell me when this thread is updated: (Registration is not required)

Add to my Tracker Send me an email

Showing posts 1 - 20 of20
Type in your comments below
Name
(appears on your post)
Comments
Characters left: 4000
Type the numbers you see in the image on the right:

Please note by clicking on "Post Comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

5 Users are viewing the Movies Forum right now

Search the Movies Forum:
Topic Updated Last By Comments
Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman finally an item 15 hr Mimsy Quimm-Tampon 4
[TV] Teen Mom 2 Star Leah Messer Cries About Di... (May '11) Fri amw 199
'The Red Shoes' among classic movies in NYC the... (Nov '09) Jul 10 beulah 18
Lex Luthor Rumored To Have Hair In Batman v Sup... Jul 9 Last days news 1
Filmmaker to correct 1983 film on Guatemala war Jul 5 SMH 1
Katherine Heigl: too many rom-coms hurt career Jul 5 Big mike 2
Who's the most popular Khan? (Oct '11) Jul 5 Adelida 351
•••
•••
•••