Event South Pacific
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Venue The State Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 5 January 1994
Opening Date 5 January 1994
Last Date 19 February 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description The play has a strong narrative which manages to incorporate two multicultural love stories, the Second World War, black marketeering and several wacky US Marines... South Pacific was topical and moving as well as a hoot.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Musical
Subjects Social Issues
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Gavin D Andrew Actor Hyman Weinstein
Adam Bartlet Actor Tom O'Brien
Jaii Beckley Actor Bloody Mary's Assistant
Paul Blackwell Actor Luther Billis
Peter Bodnar Actor Swing
Simon Burvill-Holmes Actor Lt. Buzz Adams
Terri-Anne Corkery Actor Sue Yaeger
Sheena Crouch Actor Cora Macrae
Rodney Dobson Actor Staff Sgt. Thomas Hassinger
Rod Dunbar Actor Marine Cpl. Hamilton Steeves
David Gould Actor George Watts
Philip Gould Actor Lt. Joseph Cable
Matthew Henrick Actor Morton Wise
Aaron Jackson Mendoza Actor Jerome
Emily Jackson Mendoza Actor Ngana
Rudy Jeanne Actor Henry
Andre Jobin Actor Emile De Becque
Charisa Lynne Actor Janet McGregor
Kane McErvale Actor Bob McCaffery
Paul McKay Actor Pte. Sven Larsen
Dina McPherson Actor Swing
Angelique Meunier Actor Ngana
Peter Miller Actor Marine Sgt. Kenneth Johnson
Rebecca Morton Actor Bessie Noonan
Matt Mullamphy Actor Yeoman Herbert Quale
Paige O'Hara Actor Nellie Forbush
Emlyn Olaver Actor Jerome
Dominique Oyston Actor Pamela Whitmore
Rod Pianegonda Actor Jack Walters
Don Reid Actor Capt. George Brackett
Roz Ryan Actor Bloody Mary
Gabrielle Schornegg Actor Lisa Manelli
Kris Schumacher Actor Pte. Victor Jerome
Anne Sinclair Actor Lt. Dinah Murphy
Paul Tresnan Actor Marine Sgt. Richard West
Helen Walsh Actor Connie Walewska
John Walton Actor Commdr. William Harbison
Jemma Wilks Actor Liat
David Lynch Assistant Director
John O'Connell Choreographer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Roger Kirk Costume Designer
Brian Thomson Designer
Christopher Renshaw Director
Rob Brookman Executive Producer
Walter van Nieuwkuyk Executive Producer
Oscar Hammerstein Librettist
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Dobbs Franks Musical Director
John Frost Producer
Tim McFarlane Producer
Ron Barlow Sound Composer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record January, 1994
Programme Mark Gogoll
Event Identifier 20693