Event Joy Fear and Poetry
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Venue Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove, QLD
Umbrella Event La Boite Indie
First Date 10 July 2013
Last Date 20 July 2013
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description A complex journey through the terrain of modern day childhoods. A child enters the space and speaks directly to the adult audience in her native Swahili. She is vulnerable and competent, fearful and exuberant as she explains why we’re all here. The protagonists in Joy Fear & Poetry are children aged 8-12 who create, demonstrate and philosophise, sharing their perspectives on life and art in a playful integration of live performance, digital projection, video, animation and iPad play. Nostalgic ideas of childhood unravel as the cast builds a complex and sometimes unsettling picture of modern d
Description Source Production Company
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Name Function Notes
Catherine Lilly-Howe Assistant Stage Manager
Heather Fairbairn Associate Director
Andrew Earls Consultant Production Mentor
Natasha Pizzica Consultant Producing Mentor
Andrew Thomson Consultant Vision Mentor
David Walters Consultant Lighting Mentor
Natasha Budd Director Playwright & Designer
Kris Plummer Dramaturg
Brenton Slattery Electrician Floor Electrician
Joel Redding Lighting Designer Lighting Designer and Head Electrician
Matthew Milne Lighting Operator
Zoe Cobon Producer
Kathleen O'Sullivan Producer
Lucy Kelland Production Manager
Stacey Petersen Publicist Marketing Coordinator
Terry Summers Set and/or Property Maker Set Realiser
Brendan Wright Set and/or Property Maker Set Realiser
Peter Nelson Sound Designer
Joe Diskett Stage Manager
Caitlin Adie Teacher
Chrissy Alley Teacher
Chloe-Jane Mitchell Teacher
Matthew Seery Teacher Lead Teacher Artist
Ryan Mahony Technical Director Head Vision and Sound
Keir James Technician Vision and Sound Operator
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Also styled: Joy Fear & Poetry.
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Event Identifier 105734