Event The Shaughraun (The Lovable Rascal)
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Venue Playhouse, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 11 November 1994
Opening Date 11 November 1994
Last Date 23 December 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Melodrama written in 1874. The story of how a roguish poacher named Conn becomes embroiled in personal, social, and political struggles in County Sligo amid a plethora of comic situations while he aids Fenian escapee Robert Ffolliot.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Melodrama
Subjects Irish people
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Ross Anderson Actor
Tim Aris Actor
Christopher Baz Actor
Paul Bishop Actor
Bruce Gladwin Actor
Marcus Graham Actor
Jonathan Hardy Actor
Philip Holder Actor
Bob Hornery Actor
Anne Looby Actor
Peta Masters Actor
Genevieve Morris Actor
Veronica Neave Actor
Mark Owen-Taylor Actor
Joan Sydney Actor
Helen Thomson Actor
Paul Tolton Actor
Victoria Knight Assistant Stage Manager
Dale Ferguson Designer
Gale Edwards Director
Jamieson Lewis Lighting Designer
Dion Boucicault Snr. Playwright
Ian Cookesley Production Manager
Kerry Saxby Sound Designer
Peter Jukes Stage Manager
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Ireland
United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information This production is based on the Queensland Theatre Company's version presented in November 1993.
Data Source
Source Description
Cast List MTC Records
Programme Melbourne Playhouse season
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record November 1994
Data Reviewed By Linda Brainwood (LindaBrainwood) on 24 August 2015
Event Identifier 26517