Event The Club
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Venue The Old Vic Theatre, London, England
First Date 4 March 1980
Opening Date 4 March 1980
Last Date 12 April 1980
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description "The action of the play takes place in a Victorian Football League Club, Melbourne, Australia". The story covers the transition of Australian sport into Australian business. The culture and rituals of an old club are torn to shreds as the mighty dollar takes over.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Drama
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Jeff Ashby Actor
Drew Forsythe Actor
Ron Graham Actor
Ron Haddrick Actor
Ivar Kants Actor
Barry Lovett Actor
Tom Bannerman Designer
John Bell Director
Chris O'May Lighting Designer
David Williamson Playwright
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Presented by the Australian Nimrod Theatre Company by arrangement with David Aukin for Hampstead Theatre.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme PROMPT Collection, National Library of Australia
Australian Drama Project (UQ) CLUBDW
Event Identifier 18019