Event Muckrake
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Venue La Mama, Carlton, VIC
Umbrella Event Melbourne International Comedy Festival 1989
First Date 6 April 1989
Last Date 16 April 1989
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere Yes
Description "Skips from one arrant absurdity to the next with effortless invention" in a late night comedy festival show about newspaper stories and private detectives.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Farce
Satire
Short Play
Subjects Crime
Detectives
Newspapers
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Frank Bren Actor
Robyn Gibbes Actor
Kenneth MacLeod Actor
Pauline Webb Actor
Frank Bren Director
Frank Bren Playwright
Resources
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information One of a series of plays by Frank Bren about his celebrated comic strip bumbling detective character Jim Bonapart.
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record April 1989
Flyer La Mama season
Data Reviewed By Geoffrey Milne (GeoffreyMilne) on 5 December 2011
Event Identifier 1752