The Conspiracy of Clowns is back, united once again in Cape Town, and boy, are they announcing their Mother City entrance with a bang.
Crazy in Love is a two-hander starring the inimitable Andrew Buckland and scorching young talent Liezl de Kock. Writerdirector Rob Murray has cooked audiences up a searing tale of obsessive love, tracking the wanderings of local trickster Leon (Buckland) whose sole purpose in life is to find the one woman he loved… and lost. Leon’s life, consequently, is spent on the road, on a fool’s errand to reunite with a woman who chooses not to be found. With him on this journey of delusion is his daughter (de Kock) – his one link to his lost partner.
If Leon casts his journey as a romantic knight’s quest for the holy grail of his queen, it soon becomes all-too-apparent that he’s more Don Quixote than Don Juan. Far from having metaphorical shining armour, Leon’s definitely taken a few of life’s knocks. Three things sustain him along the way – his daughter, his traveller’s tattoo collection… and the bottle. Which one will win out?
Leon’s habit of marking his skin with his story – of…
Source : Daily Maverick