Event The Recruiting Officer
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Venue Subiaco Theatre Centre, Subiaco, WA
First Date 30 May 1991
Opening Date 30 May 1991
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description A satirical comedy set in Restoration England of 1704.
Description Source Personal Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Subjects Colonial Issues
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Contributors
Name Function Notes
James Bean Actor
Tamara Cook Actor
Neil Craig Actor
James Hagan Actor
Geoff Kelso Actor
Michael Leslie Actor
Sally Martin Actor
Sean O'Shea Actor
Elaine Smith Actor
Robert van Mackelenberg Actor
Sarah Woods Actor
Mark Thompson Designer
Chris Edmund Director
George Farquhar Playwright
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Further Information Farquhar's play was first seen at London's Theatre Royal in 1706. It later became the first play performed by European Australians in a Sydney Cove hut on June 4th, 1789. This production runs in tandem with Our Country's Good.
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record June 1991
Event Identifier 14665