By John Cariani. 1812 Theatre (Vic). Director: Helen Ellis. Nov 11 – Dec 11, 2010.
As one of the characters in the play Almost, Maine says, “we got together to start a town but did not get any further so it’s almost a town.”
Almost, Maineis a story of people in Almost, a town in the state of Maine, U.S.A.
This series of vignettes, dealing with couples and their feelings for each other, is set in a U.S. winter. The sacrifices the artists made for their art are to be commended, considering that opening night was between 25 and 30 centigrade, and the audience were in light clothes and short sleeves.