Adam Wallace with his new play Pearldivers, confirmed the potential that his last two plays indicated and Stagemad Theatre Company are to be commended for keeping faith with this emerging playwright. There was a twenty minute sequence toward the end of this ninety minute play where the audience were treated to a complex exposition of sadness, regret and the urge to continue to live and go on living, where Bridie Hodge impressed with an emotional depth that was intense and compulsive.