Event No Room for Dreamers
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Venue La Boite Theatre (June 1972 - 2003), Milton, QLD
First Date 18 September 1981
Last Date 17 October 1981
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Based on the life of William J Chidley, (1860-1916). In turn-of-the-century Sydney his name rapidly became a household word as he strode the city streets and the Domain dressed in a Grecian-style tunic proclaiming to all who would listen that he had found the answer to all the problems of mankind.
Description Source Flyer/Poster
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Biographical
Subjects Australian National Identity
Historical
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
William Haseler Actor O'Kerr
Narelle Hooper Actor Ada
Allan Hough Actor William Chidley
Kym Lynch Actor Maloney
Anna McCrossin-Owen Actor Prostitute
Warren Meacham Actor John Chidley
Gail Rant Actor Mrs Chidley
Nat Trimarchi Actor Priest
Zoe Thomas Choreographer
Stephen Billett Designer
Bruce Parr Director
Bob Sorich Lighting Designer
Narelle Hooper Musical Advisor
George Hutchinson Playwright
Delia O'Hara Stage Manager
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Advertisement Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Australian Drama Project (UQ) NOROOMFGH
Poster
Event Identifier 29761