By Andrew Lippa and Tom Greenwald. Sidetrack Theatre. Sydney Fringe. September 20 – 24, 2011.
Got an embarrassing sibling, or a soccer (baseball) mum?
Someone you just love to hate?
You’ll find plenty to identify with.
John and Jenis an affecting two-hander musical following the story of Jen (Naomi Livingston), and her relationship with the two Johns in her life, her brother, subsequently killed in Vietnam, and her son (Edward Grey). At the core is the guilt Jen carries at going to college, leaving her brother in an abusive home.