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Venue Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 20 February 1989
Opening Date 25 February 1989
Last Date 1 April 1989
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description A musical written and set in Australia. "It is about the resolution of long-held animosities, about rejuvenation, about self-acceptance and truth".
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Musical
Name Function Notes
Valerie Bader Actor
Bob Baines Actor
Jonathan Biggins Actor
Peter Carroll Actor
Lorry D'Ercole Actor
Nancye Hayes Actor
Denise Kirby Actor
Donna Lee Actor
Genevieve Lemon Actor
Geoff Newmann Actor
Ken Radley Actor
Greg Stone Actor
Alison Sutherland Actor
Joanie Thomas Actor
David Whitney Actor
Adam Cook Assistant Director
Ross Coleman Choreographer
Terence Clarke Composer
Roger Kirk Designer
Rodney Fisher Director
May-Brit Akerholt Dramaturg
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Nick Enright Lyricist
David King Musical Director
Lana Lazareff Sound Designer
Di Misirdjieff Stage Manager
Nick Enright Writer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Originally commissioned as the graduating play for the NIDA class of 1983. This production is a revised version.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record February 1989
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Feb 1989
Event Identifier 1661