During these months she played Jacintha, Viola in Twelfth Night, Nancy in The Camp, Rosalind in As You Like It, Oriana in the Inconsistant, Widow Brady in The Irish Widow, and Eliza Camply
in The Miniature Picture--all breeches roles, and four (Oriana, Widow Brady, Eliza, and Nancy) new to Robinson.
DAVID CURRY of Billingham wins a tray of Pukka Pies for telling us that Boro fans have gone camply
Abba for Alfonso Alves at Anfield this week.
But it was camply
comic,occasionally serious -though the overacted comedy rather overtook the proceedings.
Delivering every cockneyfied vowel and camply
staggering with faded grace as if he's survived on a diet of Jack Daniel's and hallucinogens his entire life, Depp takes the salty sea dog caricature to new levels of hilarity.
The actor takes a while to ease into the intimate confines of the Donmar, presenting the Maniac as less a whirling dervish than a camply
presentational and writhing one.
Luckily it was a canny Geordie lass with a big electric smile,so in my best John Inman voice I chirped as camply
as I could, "are you free?" No reply.
Still, I liked McGregor's convincing performance - he even runs camply
- and there are enough funny lines to keep us mildly entertained.