The Large Breast or The Upside-down Bell
A murder mystery and a tale of obsessive passion. A man and woman from different worlds meet beside a pond, which holds the secret to something shocking that happened between them in the distant past.
"The play aims to make the writer, Raimondo Cortese, invisible, and, in its skillful employment of situational dialogue, it succeeds. The actors tease out the possibilities of the dialogue with a light touch, making the final shock all the more effective."
Helen Thompson, The Age
Text - Raimondo Cortese
Director - Brett Adam, Adriano Cortese
Performers - Beth Buchanan, Luke Elliot, Jerome Pride, Kelly Tracey
Set design - Anna Tregloan
Lighting design - Lisa Trewin
1996 – La Mama, Melbourne
– La Mama, Melbourne
– Upstairs Belvior St Theatre, Sydney