Event Macbeth
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Venue Lismore City Hall, Lismore, NSW
Umbrella Event Bell Shakespeare Company Regional Tour 1997
First Date 21 May 1997
Opening Date 21 May 1997
Last Date 21 May 1997
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Shakespearean tragedy. "Macbeth is placed in an urban landscape, the clan rivalries reminiscent of the London underground and European soccer hooligans... Our punk setting draws on the 'just do something, stuff authority' attitude of the British 1970s".
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Tragedy
Elizabethan
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Jeffrey Gane Actor
Rachel Gordon Actor
Ben Grant Actor
Angus King Actor
Peter Lamb Actor
Andrew McDonell Actor
Rupert Reid Actor
Steve Rodgers Actor
Sarah Woods Actor
Ben Grant Composer
Deborah Riley Designer
Peter Evans Director
Brett Graham Lighting Designer
William Shakespeare Playwright
Teresa Ryan Stage Manager
Works
Further Information Programme indicates that this production was performed twice in Lismore on the same day at two different venues, The Lismore City Hall, and the Star Court Theatre (matinee and night?). Presented by Northern Rivers Performing Arts group (see Org details). Both productions have been entered in full. Programme contains all tour dates, photographs and biographical details of cast and production team.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme PROMPT Collection, National Library of Australia
Event Identifier 23955