Event Shepherd on the Rocks
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Venue The Playhouse, Adelaide, SA
First Date 9 May 1987
Last Date 30 May 1987
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description "Based on the true and remarkable story of the Rev. Harold Davidson, who used his position to save prostitutes and waitresses for God".
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Name Function Notes
Don Barker Actor Tom Teasdale / Puss / Percy Grice
Terence Crawford Actor Krish Karma / News Team / Male Whale Saver
Peter Crossley Actor Erroll Dick / Len Stubbs
John Gaden Actor The Reverend Daniel Shepherd
Wendy Harmer Actor Elizabeth Shepherd
Valentina Levkowicz Actor Bee
Catherine McClements Actor Policewoman Rhonda Moffat / News Team / Female Whale Saver
Geoffrey Rush Actor Archbishop Wilfred Bigge / Lawyer / Police Sarge
Carole Skinner Actor Lily Thripp / Pink Lady / Sonia Slitzkin / Tilda Strutt
Scott Smith Actor Dill
Henri Szeps Actor Dean Bartholomew Shute / Ern / Nat Wormald
Kerry Walker Actor Queenie
Doris Younane Actor Blue Lady / Feelia Rainbow / Organiste
Angela Jones Assistant Stage Manager
Arabella Powell Assistant Stage Manager
Michael Fuller Choreographer
Carl Vine Composer
Julie Lynch Costume Designer
Neil Armfield Director
Sylvia Horsman Dresser
Phil Bosco Hair Stylist
Denise Lovick Head Electrician
Martin Smith Head Mechanist
John Comeadow Lighting Designer
Clare Strong Lighting Operator
Alan Adams Mechanist
Roscoe Brindley Mechanist
Eric Duffy Mechanist
Oleh Kurpita Mechanist
Carmine Terreri Mechanist
Ian Farr Musician
Patrick White Playwright
Brian Thomson Set Designer
Stuart Kirby Sound Operator/Engineer
Steven Ford Stage Manager
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Book John McCallum, Belonging: Australian Playwriting in the 20th Century, Currency Press, Strawberry Hills, NSW, 2009
Programme Advertisement
CV Michael Fuller CV
Australian Theatre Record May 1987
Data Reviewed By Jenny Fewster (JennyFewster) on 9 May 2018
Event Identifier 175