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The Odd Couple by Neil Simon
In 1985 Neil Simon revised his hilarious 1965 Broadway hit (which subsequently became a film and a successful television series) for a female cast. ett made some further small adaptations for this performance.
Jesus Costazuela............. ..........Gianfranco Calcagno
The play is set in a hot Manhattan summer sometime in the 1980s. Sloppy Olive and neat-freak Florence find themselves sharing Olive’s apartment when Florence’s marriage breaks down. Their domestic lifestyle differences create extreme stresses and strains, which are witnessed by their four poker-playing friends, Sylvie, Renee, Lucia and Vera.
A dinner party arranged with the Spanish Costazuela brothers brings about a complete meltdown in their relationship…. until the brothers step in with a surprise solution to their problems.