Event The Servant of Two Masters
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Venue The Capital - Bendigo's Performing Arts Centre, Bendigo, VIC
Umbrella Event Theatre Season 2003
First Date 17 July 2003
Opening Date 17 July 2003
Last Date 19 July 2003
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description "Comedy at its broadest and liveliest, Bell Shakespeare presents Carlo Goldoni's masterpiece The Servant Of Two Masters - the crowning glory of Commedia del'Arte tradition that so influenced Shakespeare's comedies and Western theatrics. Truffaldino couldn't be happier with his change of circumstance balancing two jobs and earning double the wage. But his 'masters' turn out to be separated lovers on the run staying at the same inn. This comedy of 18th Century love gone wrong and mistaken identity in Venice is an exhilarating experience for all audiences".
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Romantic
Commedia dell'Arte
Name Function Notes
Paula Arundell Actor
Blazey Best Actor
Darren Gilshenan Actor
David James Actor
Arky Michael Actor
Matthew Moore Actor
Mark Priestley Actor
Emily Russell Actor
Tony Taylor Actor
Robert Kennedy Assistant Director
Stephen Curtis Designer
John Bell Director
Peter Neufeld Lighting Designer
Carlo Goldoni Playwright
Terri Gonzalez Stage Manager
Text Nationality Italy
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Flyer PROMPT Collection, National Library of Australia
Web www.bellshakespeare.com.au
Event Identifier 24863