Event The Theatre of Cruelty Its Background and Its Future
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Venue Union Theatre, University of Sydney, NSW
First Date 2 July 1965
Opening Date 2 July 1965
Last Date 10 July 1965
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere Yes
Description Short plays and extracts exploring the Theatre of Cruelty, showcasing Symbolism, Expressionism, Cubism, Futurism, Dada, Surrealism, Antonin Artaud, contemporaries and the future.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Theatre
Surrealism
Organisations
Sydney University Dramatic Society (SUDS), Production Company
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Michael Allison Actor
Geoffrey Borny Actor
Tricia Calloghan Actor
Tony Everingham Actor
Ralph Goldstein Actor
Gillian Hunter Actor
Harry Leventhal Actor
Dick May Actor
Mary Patterson Actor
Judy Rogers Actor
Libby Smith Assistant Producer
Anne Boyd Composer
Peter Butler Composer
Ross Edwards Composer
Michael Day Designer
Antonin Artaud Playwright
Albie Thoms Producer
Michael Steel Stage Manager
Resources
Programme: The Theatre of Cruelty Its Background and Its Future, University of Adelaide Library Special Collections
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Programme
Event Identifier 71865