Event Here Comes Kisch
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Venue New Theatre, Newtown, NSW
First Date 4 August 1984
Opening Date 4 August 1984
Dates Estimated No
Status Pro-Am
World Premiere No
Description Based on the life story of Egon Kisch, a Czech journalist who came to Australia for an anti-war congress in 1934. He was held in a Nazi concentration camp and worked to stop the war. He was banned from the country by Menzies but entered despite this.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Historical
Satire
Organisations
Q Theatre Company, [Unknown]
The Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust, [Unknown]
New Theatre (Sydney, N.S.W.), Production Company
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Wanda Bodurka Actor
Sandra Campbell Actor
Katy Carruthers Actor
Louise Christie Actor
Chris Galletti Actor
Ashley Jones Actor
Kim Knuckey Actor
Paul Olislagers Actor
John Rado Actor
Susan Rigg Actor
Anthony Roberts Actor
Les Ross Actor
Leigh Rowney Actor
Michael Sommerville Actor
Allison Strahan Actor
Peter Talmacs Actor
Marie Armstrong Choreographer
Robyn Buschmann Costume Designer
John Pryce Jones Designer
Gregg Levy Director
Amanda Bird Lighting Designer
Mona Brand Playwright
Frances Sims Stage Manager
Works
Here Comes Kisch
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme SBW Foundation Archives and Performing Arts Collection
Programme PROMPT Collection, National Library of Australia
Event Identifier 20734