Event The Danube
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Venue La Mama, Carlton, VIC
First Date 26 January 1994
Opening Date 26 January 1994
Last Date 13 February 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere No
Description Maria Irene Forne's dream-like play the Danube, like the river itself, resonates with romantic, emotional and political images. Paul an American soldier in Budapest, marries Eve, a young Hungarian student. They become ill. They must leave...
it is the structure, form and the allegorical references rather than the story which are the important components of this play.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Subjects Romance
Social Issues
Name Function Notes
Nick Crawford-Smith Actor
Bob Lyon Actor
Steve Smith Actor
Eva Szigeti Actor
Trina Tonkin Actor
Wendy Joseph Designer
Wendy Joseph Director
Rachel Burke Lighting Designer
Maria Irene Fornes Playwright
Text Nationality Cuba
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record January, 1994
Programme La Mama season
Data Reviewed By Geoffrey Milne (GeoffreyMilne) on 4 April 2012
Event Identifier 20710