The Dead Tide – Lockie Leonard Scumbuster

Recently our class has been studying the script Lockie Leonard: Scumbuster by Garry Fry. Lockie Leonard is a 13 year old boy who is finding the new and intense high school life hard. After recently being dumped by his girlfriend Vicki Streeton and now madly in love with a surfer girl named dot who is still in…

Lockie Leonard Scumbuster

Over recent days, my class an I have been reading a script for the play Lockie Leonard Scumbuster. The play has been adapted from the novel that was written by Tim Winton. The book is about a teenager named Lockie Leonard who loves surfing. He also has a friend called Egg (Geoff Eggleston). One day,…

Lockie Leonard: Scumbuster

The play Lockie Leonard: Scumbuster, which was based on the novel by Tim Winton, in my opinion, passes as a satisfactory play. Even though the play does have an important message about the environment, I believe that something was missing in the book; possibly more humor to keep the reader interested, otherwise the reader—like I…