Civil Elegies

We ended the 2009 season with a Soulpepper production of this one man show. The poems of Dennis Lee are performed to a video backdrop of images. It is surprisingly effective.
Mike Ross who created the play, also performed and played the piano.
Hard to reconcile the author of Alligator Pie with the bleak outlook expressed inthis set of poems.
We enjoyed the performance, but were not unhappy to hear those lovely words as we entered the theatre “ninety minutes, no intermission”.


About cathyriggall

Theatre junkie, who thinks live theatre is the ultimate form of living on the edge. You never know what will happen when an actor steps on the stage.
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One Response to Civil Elegies

  1. Keith says:

    Ah, it was okay and quite interesting – but no biggy.

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