The Video Store Clerk Goes Live
The Angriest Video Store Clerk In The World, the award-winning
comic zine by WA's Grant Watson, will be staged as a live-action play
by Vagabond Theatre in a season starting on 19-February.
The play, written and directed by Watson, stars Perth actor Patrick Spicer
in the title role. Other actors appearing in the play are Romi Gordon, Michael
Lamont, Holly Matakiewicz and Atheling Award-winning fan Simon Oxwell.
Vagabond Theatre, owned and operated by Patrick Spicer and Jo Marsh, is no
stranger to speculative fiction. Genre productions in recent years have included the
original plays Wanting Widescreen and Degree Absolute, as well as theatrical
adaptations of Douglas Adams' Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, George
Orwell's Nineteen Eighty Four and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
The Angriest Video Store Clerk In The World debuts at Perth's
Blue Room Theatre at 9:30pm on Wednesday
February 19th, and will run until Sunday March 2nd as part
of the Perth Fringe Festival. For bookings, contact the
theatre on (08) 9221 0333.
(Wednesday, February 19 @ 00:24:58 WST)