HOLLYWOOD HULA ::: Pacific Islander Film Hui

Talofa Gary Cooper

Posted in Arts, Events, People by hollywoodhula on November 5, 2007

Robbie Magasiva

Critics and audiences rave about My Name is Gary Cooper, latest act of theatrical subversion from Samoan-Kiwi writer Victor Rodger (Ranterstantrum, Sons) with preternatural Samoan hunk & muse Robbie Magasiva (Sione’s Wedding, Stickmen) in the title role. The play premiered at Auckland Theatre Company 20 Sept – 13 Oct 07.

Reviews

erotic, hilarious yet tragic
Theatreview

beneath the glibness is a tragic, soulful undertow
NZ Listener

+ it made me cry
+ emotional rollercoaster ride
+ an awesome play
Audience