"A WIRLWIND ROMANCE TO A ROCK 'N ROLL SOUNDTRACK." ★ ★ ★ ★ (The Herald Scotland)
Radically rearranged numbers not only underscore Eric and Rose's relationship, but give glimpses of an entire culture where the possibility of everlasting love is blighted by secrets that can never be shared.
"PACKS A SERIOUS PUNCH, WRAPPED IN A BUBBLEGUM GLOVE." ★ ★ ★ ★ (The Scotsman)
Todd Emerson and Colleen Davis radiate charm and vocal power in the two leading roles, the three-piece onstage band plays up a storm, and old family movies of weddings and holidays play on the big screen above the stage.
This company from New Zealand reaches new heights in ‘Gig Theatre’...This is brave stuff. The writing is so intimate, so genuine and evocative, that you cannot help but engage with Rochelle Bright’s text.
Cabaret performed with so much context and passion to a satisfying narrative end, as it should be. This is heart-wrenching, personal, near-iconic New Zealand theatre. A world premiere standing ovation, very richly deserved.