Bigger, better, sadder

Review: Sadako Jaqueline Dommisse snuck me in to the first performance of her show Sadako, since I could not get a media ticket and it was sold out! Sadako was written by Peter Hayes, directed by Jaqueline with a cast of amazing puppeteer/actors and designed by Ilke Louw. I saw the original Sadako many moons ago at The Baxter Studio, and I was surprized at how much of it I remembered. It is the ...

You gonna cry

Review: Sadako Sjoe! It is possible that had I seen Sadako during any other time of the year, after a day at the office dealing with hard news, for instance, I might , just might, have said the play was a sentimental tear-jerker with puppets. That wasn’t the case tonight. I went to see their premier at the Rhodes Box and, it got me. It got me good. I shuffled out there skaamly with wet ...