Event The Temple
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Venue The Wharf Theatre, Walsh Bay, NSW
First Date 31 December 1993
Opening Date 31 December 1994
Last Date 12 January 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description The Temple traces the rise and fall and extraordinary tenacity of Laurie Blake, a former truckie whose business fortunes scale formidable heights in the 1980s only to crash to below sea level by the end of the "I-eat-stress-for-breakfast" decade.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Subjects Social Issues
Name Function Notes
Jeanette Cronin Actor Jane / Miranda Wilson / Helen Blake / Pool Cleaner
Arthur Dignam Actor Sir Thomas Burchett / Henry / Freddie Arrow
Colin Friels Actor Laurie Blake
Paul Goddard Actor Mick Albert
Norman Kaye Actor Sir James Wilson / Barry St John
Deborah Kennedy Actor Brenda Blake / Lorna St John
Andrew Tighe Actor Ed / Terry Burchett / Simon Mackenzie / David Alsop / Reggie
Max Lambert Composer
Terry Ryan Costume Designer
Ross Wallace Designer
Richard Wherrett Director
Mark Shelton Lighting Designer
Louis Nowra Playwright
Lana Lazareff Sound Designer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record January, 1994
Event Identifier 20662