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Dirk Darrow: NCSSI (Not Completely Serious Supernatural Investigator)

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Murder. Mystery. Magic. Mentalist misdirection. And maybe a couple of sharp objects moved to places they don’t belong. Heck, what the fringe do you want for 10 bucks?

As ’30s-inspired film-noir gumshoe Dirk Darrow, Aussie import Tim Motley delivers a full package of fringe-fun goods, using the loose framework of a murder-investigation yarn as the jumping off point for a fast and funny multi-disciplinary showcase that involves plenty of audience involvement.

Quick of wit and smooth in his delivery of challenging whip-fast dialogue, Motley makes a strong case for inclusion on the fest-goers’ must-see list.

— Brad Oswald

 

From the Fringe program:

Follow the trail of a killer in the world's only one-man comedy film noir magical mind-reading murder mystery! Part stand-up, part mentalist, part whodunit, part magic, part theater and all gritty 1940's nostalgia, dripping with noir. Think Boardwalk Empire meets X-Files meets Naked Gun.

Cast: Tim Motley

"PICK OF THE FRINGE" Award - Victoria Fringe Festival

4 Stars "Truly impressive." - The Times Colonist

4 Stars "Surprisingly refreshing." - The StarPhoenix

"Winner from start to finish." - The West Australian

Recommended For: General Audience

Length: 60 mins.

Tickets: $10

Discount Tickets: $8 for Students, Seniors, Fringe Performers

Under 11 not admitted.

Warnings: None

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