Episode 13.6: Full Moan, Half Parents, Total Eclipse (with Special Guest Patti Stiles)

Monday 20th March 2017 at The Wardrobe Theatre.

Scarlett is totally shaken by the news Gina is not her birth mother and lashes out angrily at Gina, AJ and Bick Dick. Meanwhile a lonely Fred finds solace in the company of Suzi who admits she’s long had a crush on him and the pair kiss. Across town, Candi and Simpkins are showing a mysterious visitor called Maple Newtown’s famous eagle statue which disappears every eclipse. Later Maple reveals she is an alien sent to Earth to explore the habits of these interesting creatures called “humans”, she kisses Candi and Simpkins tenderly, returns the statue and leaves.

Reg has vowed to leave Newtown for good but his path takes him to the cliffs where he spies an emotional Pablo and Harold debating their relationship. Reg takes the opportunity to step in and as Pablo’s heart breaks, he hurls himself off the cliff edge – followed quickly by Reg and Harold who tussle and fall!

More photos from this episode here.

Memorable Moments:

  • Scarlett ripping out her hair and hippy accoutrements during her furious outburst
  • The twist when Maple revealed she was not of this world: “Humans are interesting…”
  • The multiple solar eclipses that hit Newtown in one day!

Will Scarlett ever be the same again?
Is this the beginning of something special between Suzi and Fred?
Will Reg, Harold and Pablo survive their fall from the cliffs?

Find out in Episode 7 of Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera.