Create a solo performance based on the character of one of the five main show dogs, as seen in Best in Show. Unaware of Australia’s strict quarantine and visa laws, the Show Dog, who is set to make a guest appearance at the 2017 Royal Melbourne Dog Show, finds himself/herself in detention at Melbourne Airport. Keen to fulfil his/her obligations, the resourceful Show Dog pleads with customs of cials for his/her release.
He/she does this by:
Caricature is an exaggeration of a character that is often ludicrous or grotesque. It can be comic, at times derogatory, with the intention to ridicule.
Contrast presents the dissimilar or the opposite in order to highlight or to emphasise difference. Contrast can be explored in many ways, and can include contrasting characters, settings, times, themes, elements, stagecraft and performance styles.