Event Hamlet
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Venue Lyric Theatre, South Brisbane, QLD
First Date 25 March 1992
Opening Date 25 March 1992
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description An intriguing production which mixes the ultra-modern with the age-old, the contemporary with the classic. Bell draws on recent events in Europe (such as the crumbling of corrupt regimes a la Nicolae and Elena Ceausescu in Romania) to give new life to the double dealings in the court of King Claudius.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Name Function Notes
John Adam Actor
Carla Aquilia Actor
Simon Arlidge Actor
John Bell Actor
Grant Bowler Actor
Marco Chiappi Actor
Patrick Dickson Actor
Suzi Dougherty Actor
Marian Dworakowski Actor
Tara Morice Actor
Sean O'Shea Actor
Jim Psiropoulos Actor
Ira Seidenstein Actor
Christopher Stollery Actor
Anna Volska Actor
James Wardlaw Actor
Christine Bennett Assistant Stage Manager
Wendy Osmond Costume Designer
Michael Scott-Mitchell Designer
John Bell Director
Brandon Burke Fight Director
Brett Graham Lighting Designer
Ira Seidenstein Mime Consultant
Andrew McLennan Musical Advisor
William Shakespeare Playwright
Michael Kaempff Production Manager
Cathy Dadd Stage Manager
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record March 1992
Programme PROMPT Collection, National Library of Australia
Data Reviewed By Geoffrey Milne (GeoffreyMilne) on 11 February 2012
Event Identifier 15279