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Juice’s style is that of a play interspersed with interview- like soliloquy

February 7, 2019 0 Comment

Juice’s style is that of a play interspersed with interview- like soliloquy. The audience find themselves grappling between past and present events, to view the bigger picture. Davis, the author never lets anybody leave the stage, instead choosing to use freeze frames and moments of reciting to piece together the intricate elements, a method which generally works well. Stephen Davis successfully explores the importance of the teenagers’ rites of passage in the play juice through characters, events ideas and themes. The play is entertaining but also results in a tragedy with the death of Rodney. One of the scenes from the play indicated the characters were not old enough to obtain alcoholic beverages teen’s behaviour and believes were very well thought-out and described by Stephen Davis. Each and every emotion, decision and believe the teenagers express rite of passage it gives the audience a connection to their past