I was told this was among the shows I “had to see” while I was at the Fringe. This being so, I went in with high expectations. Too often this can be a detrimental to a viewing experience, and a show will never manage to measure up to the hype others have created around it.
On the 25th, I opted to join some of my fellow Thespis Project company members in watching two separate but related performances from two sister companies. It’s a decision I’m very glad I made. As the two companies are individual entities offering individual performances, it makes sense to review them individually, though I’ll reference back and forth where appropriate: