The two-time Tony Award nominee slinks around
the stage with a smile most unpleasant when he's not doing a vaudeville dance number or terrorizing young Max the dog, athletically played by Aleksa Kurbalija.
Not only does this former florist devote her time to working for a local animal charity but she slinks around
social media sites promoting her cause.
He's got a punnet of plums in his mouth (when he's not swearing), is obsessed with monkeys and slinks around
like a Bond villain - but he doesn't stroke a pussycat on his lap, he has a tiger cub.
Foster slinks around
with lip-smacking glee while Copley, star of District 9, is wasted in an undernourished supporting role.
Yet despite the glorious classicism of its white act, some of the characters come across as Western versions of Eastern religious caricatures, like the wild Fakirs (Sufi monks) who fly around the stage in loincloths, or Gamzatti's maid, who slinks around
like a Mata Hari in a sari.
SHE may technically be a pensioner but as Motown legend Diana Ross slinks around
the stage, it is clear that her arsenal of classic hits are timeless.
Piano exceeds expectations with a swelling glazed protuberance, five storeys high, that slinks around
a more conventional orthogonal block, enfolding it in a sinuous, shimmering embrace.
(Joel David Moore), who slinks around
in black leather Matrix garb rechanneling old Conan O'Brien robot-speak.
"He slinks around
as if he's John Wayne but he's just a big softie."
Onstage solo in the opening scene, Leigh amusingly defines Beverly's self-conscious self-confidence as she slinks around
Derek McLane's set, a suitably ostentatious model of modish '70s-chic decor.
She slinks around
with a pathetic look of terror and tries to escape out the front door.
Dapper Patrick strides around his business kingdom barking orders, while rumpled Paul has a philosophy degree and slinks around
during his brother's expensive parties, supposedly doing his laundry but actually stealing household supplies and drug samples from Patrick's car.
Arias slinks around
dropping zingers and trying to sound eticing, but the space is too big for his throwaway cabaret style, and his onstage persona is too maturely kinky to have a sexual kick for the average audience member.