Event Gala Re-Opening of the Regent Theatre
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Venue Regent Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 17 August 1996
Opening Date 17 August 1996
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Gala Reopening concert to celebrate David Marriner's magnificent restoration of the 1929 building...combined archival film footage, video messages from well-wishers, dignitaries' speeches, singers.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Music
Spectacle
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Rhonda Burchmore Actor
Debra Byrne Actor
Kate Ceberano Actor
Marina Prior Actor
Hugh Colman Designer
Richard Wherrett Director
John Waters MC
Jacki Weaver MC
Ken Mackenzie-Forbes Producer
Resources
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record August 1996
Event Identifier 28513