Event The Theft of Sita
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Venue Merlyn Theatre, Southbank, VIC
Umbrella Event Melbourne Festival 2000
First Date 1 November 2000
Opening Date 1 November 2000
Last Date 4 November 2000
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description The Theft of Sita is a classic for our times.
One of the great epic legends made powerfully relevant for today, it draws on Balinese shadow puppetry in a retelling of the great Sanskrit story The Ramayana.
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Puppetry
Video Art
Subjects Classical Myth
Name Function Notes
Peter Wilson Associate Director
Paul Grabowsky Composer
I Wayan Gde Yudane Composer
Julian Crouch Designer
Nigel Jamieson Director
Damien Cooper Lighting Designer
I Made Sidia Puppeteer Dalang (Puppeteer, Singer, Conductor, Character Voices)
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure Melbourne Festival 2000 guide
Event Identifier 101161