Event Thérèse Raquin
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Venue Theatre Works, St Kilda, VIC
First Date 14 August 2014
Last Date 30 August 2014
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere No
Description Based on and adapted from the 19th Century Emile Zola novel Thérèse Raquin tells the story of a young woman trapped in a life of servitude and the desperate measures she will undertake to free herself from her circumstances. Forced by her adoptive mother and aunt to marry her sickly cousin, Camille, Thérèse lives an unhappy and resentful life. When Camille moves the family to Paris Thérèse is doomed to a life of servitude and unhappiness working in her Aunts downstairs haberdashery. When one day Camille brings Laurent, a friend, to visit he unwittingly sets in motion a series of cruel and dev
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Paul Blenheim Actor
Oliver Coleman Actor
Marta Kaczmarek Actor
Rhys McConnochie Actor
Elizabeth Nabben Actor
Edwina Samuels Actor
Aaron Walton Actor
Gary Abrahams Adaptor
Emile Zola Author
Christopher de Groot Composer
Chloe Greaves Costume Designer
Gary Abrahams Director
Katie Sfetkidis Lighting Designer
Christopher de Groot Musician
Jacob Battista Set Designer
Gary Abrahams Writer
Works
Text Nationality France
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Web
Event Identifier 114340