Event The Contortionists
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Venue La Mama, Carlton, VIC
First Date 13 July 1994
Opening Date 13 July 1994
Last Date 24 July 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere Yes
Description Zilla blathers on from her hospice bed, recalling her circus upbringing, a procession of lovers and late husbands, and her contortionist sisters: Asta and America.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Physical Theatre
Subjects Self-examination
Name Function Notes
Steve Adams Actor
Maryrose Casey Actor
Christine Davey Actor
Tatyana des Fontaines-Burns Actor
Bev Killick Actor
Mark Oddie Actor
Dianne Reid Actor
Luke Sinclair Actor
Fiona McHugh Designer
Fiona McHugh Director
Jenny Boult Playwright
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record July 1994
Data Reviewed By Geoffrey Milne (GeoffreyMilne) on 8 April 2012
Event Identifier 25111