Event A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Venue Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
Umbrella Event Festival of Sydney 1990
First Date 7 December 1989
Last Date 20 January 1990
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description In this production "Shakespeare's fairy festooned forest becomes a 1980s style dance club called The Wood; the funny, fond and foolish "mechanicals" performing Pyramus and Thisbe become a rather gritty group of kids".
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Mike Allen Actor
Stuart Bennett Actor
Miles Buchanan Actor
Helen Buday Actor
Ritchie Finger Actor
Paul Freeman Actor
Rebecca Frith Actor
Marcus Graham Actor
John Hannan Actor
Richard Huggett Actor
Evdokia Katahanas Actor
Susan Lyons Actor
Luciano Martucci Actor
Felix Nobis Actor
Mark Pegler Actor
Andrew Tighe Actor
Dylan Walters Actor
Kim Walker Choreographer
Chris Harriott Composer
Terry Ryan Costume Designer
Richard Wherrett Director
May-Brit Akerholt Dramaturg
John Rayment Lighting Designer
William Shakespeare Playwright
Brian Thomson Set Designer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record December 1989
Programme Sydney Festival
Event Identifier 2063