Event Falsettos
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Venue Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
Umbrella Event Sydney Festival & Carnivale 1994
First Date 12 January 1994
Opening Date 18 January 1994
Last Date 5 March 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Falsettos was written over a decade, the first half in 1981, the second in 1990...the first half, March of the Falsettos, tells how Marvin leaves his wife and young son for another man...in the second half, Jason becomes the center of attention as his bar-mitzvah approaches, causing more disruption between his separated parents.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Musical
Subjects Morality
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Valerie Bader Actor
Simon Burke Actor
Michael Hamilton Actor
Sharon Millerchip Actor
John O'May Actor
Kerry-Andre Palavicino Actor
Gina Riley Actor
Michael Smith Actor
Brett Stiller Actor
Peta Toppano Actor
Nancye Hayes Choreographer
Kym Barrett Costume Designer
Wayne Harrison Director
Rory Dempster Lighting Designer
William Finn Music and Lyrics
Michael Tyack Musical Director
Brian Thomson Set Designer
William Finn Writer
James Lapine Writer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Sydney Festival & Carnivale
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record January, 1994
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Dec 1993 / Jan 1994
Event Identifier 20676