Brazilian actor Gustavo Rodrigues, and musical maestro Marcio Tinoco have translated the first script into Portuguese and have begun their Rio run under the Brazilian title ‘Billdog’. With director Guilhereme Lemme, ealry signs are that the gunsliger will be a fixture in south America for some time!
Audiences have been in high praise, and the critical response has been fantastic. The run continues until December, with talk that it will be extended into the new year, expect Billdog 2 in the autumn of 2012. Vamos la!
“Joe Bone’s performance is phenomenal... The real joy comes from the craftsmanship Bone has put in - there are some dizzying elaborate set pieces here... extremely funny”
British Theatre Guide
“In a brilliant parody of the film noir style, Joe Bone has manufactured a brilliantly funny show where he plays a plethora of varying roles in this dark and inverted story... accompanied to great effect by a constant live soundtrack from Ben Roe”