Event A Song to Sing O
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Venue Fairfax Studio, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 5 June 1991
Opening Date 6 June 1991
Last Date 29 June 1991
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description A one man show which sees Olsen in the role of a celebrated Gilbert and Sullivan exponent, one George Grossmith.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Operetta
Compilation
Biographical
One Person Show
Subjects Theatre
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
John Senczuk Designer
Stuart Maunder Director
Richard Stuart Lighting Designer
Julia de Plater Musical Director
Malcolm C. Cooke Producer
Sue Farrelly Producer
Dennis Olsen Singer
Geof Rumney Stage Manager
Melvyn Morrow Writer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information The opera was first produced in 1981 by Dame Bridget D'Oyly Carte. Later, Olsen appeared in a radio version, after which, the production was rewritten into its current form for Olsen. Tours to South Australia and Western Australia in July then Queensland and Australian Capital Territory in September.
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record June 1991
Event Identifier 14527