Event The Hunchback of Notre Dame
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Venue Palais Theatre, St Kilda, VIC
First Date 14 October 1981
Last Date 24 October 1981
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description One day, whilst visiting Notre Dame Cathedral, Victor Hugo discovered a word etched deeply in the stone. It was Anaghi, meaning fate. Hugo went hom and wrote a novel....
The Australian Ballet Foundation presents The Australian Ballet in the world premiere season of a commissioned work adapted from the novel by Victor Hugo, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, a ballet in three acts.
"The realisation, in balletic form, of this compelling drama is the result of an intensely close collaboration between the American choreographer Bruce Wells & two distinguished Australians - the producer George Ogilvie & the designer Kristian Fredrikson."
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Test Ballet
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Peter Bahen Administrator
Marilyn Jones Artistic Director
Nicole Vass Associate Director
Pamela Waghorn Associate Director
Victor Hugo Author
Bruce Wells Choreographer
Bela Bartok Composer
Ritchie Hanna Concert Master Assistant
Maurice Stead Concert Master
Dobbs Franks Conductor
Mark Annear Dancer
Bryan Ashbridge Dancer
Dale Baker Dancer Phoebus de Chateaupers
Andrew Batten Dancer
Andrew Baxter Dancer
Mark Brinkley Dancer
David Burch Dancer Quasimodo
Joanne Canning Dancer
Kelvin Coe Dancer Don Claude Frollo
Allan Cross Dancer
Michael Curry Dancer
Julie da Costa Dancer
Paul de Masson Dancer
Jane Donko Dancer
Mary Duchesne Dancer Guest Artist
Dianne Flanagan Dancer
Martyn Fleming Dancer Pierre Gringoire
Adrian Fryer Dancer Jehan Frollo
Timothy Gordon Dancer
Paul Hamilton Dancer
Peter Imbesi Dancer
Joseph Janusaitis Dancer
Rogert Johannsen Dancer
Michela Kirkaldie Dancer
Leonid Kozlov Dancer
Valentina Kozlova Dancer
Kim Love Dancer
Angela Magill Dancer
Lynette Mann Dancer Fleur de Lys
Elizabeth McMahon Dancer
Joanne Michel Dancer La Esmerelda
Brian Nolan Dancer
Gary Norman Dancer
David Palmer Dancer
Daniela Pantea Dancer Simone
Lisa Pavane Dancer
Colin Peasley Dancer
Craig Phillips Dancer
Katie Pianoff Dancer
Ray Powell Dancer
Terese Power Dancer
Martin Raistrick Dancer Clopin
Kathleen Reid Dancer
Mary Renouf Dancer
Leeanne Rutherford Dancer
Lucinda Sharp Dancer
Simone Shingles Dancer Bernagere
Gailene Stock Dancer Countess Aloise de Gondelaurier
Lyndell Sweetman Dancer
Michael Todd Dancer
Fiona Tonkin Dancer
Elizabeth Toohey Dancer
Andrea Toy Dancer
Kim Traynor Dancer
John Vye Dancer
Ken Whitmore Dancer Etoile
Kristian Fredrikson Designer
Dobbs Franks Musical Arranger Music Director
George Ogilvie Producer Scenario
Resources
Works
Text Nationality France
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme University of Adelaide Special Collections
Book Performing Arts Year Book of Australia 1981
Event Identifier 104655