Event Copenhagen
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Venue Fairfax Studio, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 7 August 2002
Opening Date 12 August 2002
Last Date 14 September 2002
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Copenhagen is based on a meeting between two of the world's leading physicists that occurred in 1941 in Nazi-occupied Denmark to discuss the atomic bomb. Heisenberg and Bohr meet once again to discuss the intricacies of physics and to ponder the metaphysical--the very essence of human motivation.
Description Source Press Release
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Morality
Nuclear war
Nuclear weapons
Philosophy
Physics
World War 2
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
John Gaden Actor
Jane Harders Actor
Robert Menzies Actor
Viv Rosman Assistant Stage Manager
Kate Cherry Associate Director
Peter J Davison Designer
Michael Blakemore Director
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Michael Frayn Playwright
Paul Charlier Sound Designer
Malcolm Hughes Stage Manager
Resources
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Cast List MTC Records
Event Identifier 20168