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Again, we find the motifs breasts cosseted to beat advantage while the bottom of the skull is comprised of a clownishly generous pink mouth.
Now our MPs are back at Westminster, clownishly jeering opponents or loudly cheering party colleagues for the benefit of TV cameras and radio microphones.
Even the opening scene in the nursery of the Darling residence - an Edwardian home with three children (and a clownishly performed dog) - was performed crisply, yet also endearingly.
The eight actors in the performance ensemble - including Newman himself, who also directs - have woven everything from Shakespeare to commedia del arte into a show that presents some 100 characters in clownishly outrageous costumes.