The Odd Couple (Female Version) by Neil Simon was performed at The Mill Theatre, Banbury 17-20 July 2013.
Directed by Liz Riley, the cast was as follows:-
Mickey – Lorna Gemmell
Renee – Jan Batchelor
Vera – Ann Westcott
Sylvie – Linda Shaw
Olive Madison – Trish Thompson
Florence Ungar – Janice Lake
Manolo Costazuela – Ian Nutt
Jesus Costazuela – Philip Fine
Divorced Olive, living in cheerful chaos in her New York apartment and newly separated, suicidal Florence decide to lodge together. Florence’s obsessive habits take their toll on Olive whose only remedy (two brothers from Barcelona) backfires – disastrously and hilariously.
“Girl Power” 1980’s style in this updated version of the brilliant Neil Simon film and stage play.
Reveiw by Alex Wood for Sardines Magazine