This recast and remodelled American import – seen on Broadway last year – suggests that its author Nicky Silver (little known here, a credible name there) has drunk deep from the poisoned well of Edward Albee’s play, and he’s giddy on the taste.
Unlike George and Martha, though, these two have grown-up kids, contending with wounds of their own that refuse to heal. This isn’t a comedy for anyone who’s going through or has recently experienced the fall-out from a terminal diagnosis or a bereavement.
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"Helping to convince Cathay Pacific to believe in the region as export capable, off the back of its agricultural expansions, is a great achievement that we see every Tuesday night as the plane comes in," he said.
"It's been amazing to assist in the journey for our smaller producers, finding their own path to the export market, and that project is one that has continued long past Access China'16. "I believe in the region and I'm a great believer in what TSBE/FLA can achieve and the work they still have to do.
"We have to build up the regions around us and to build the capability of the wider area." Business leaders Hong Kong bound: Food Leaders Australia chief executive Dr Ben Lyons and Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise executive chairman Shane Charles talk about the Access Hong Kong trade delegation and business networking opportunity planned for September.
This time it’s the deceased’s beaten-up son who’s lying in bed, kvetching.
And it’s here that some already fine performances flower into magnificence.
"There's a lot of opportunities yet to be tapped and we've proven that with insight, private and public investment, collaboration and innovation, our region's story is still developing," he said.
Dr Lyons highlighted Cathay Pacific's freight flights through Wellcamp airport, and last year's successful Access China trade delegation to Shanghai as major milestones during his tenure.