Event The Sunny South
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Venue Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
Umbrella Event Festival of Sydney 1980
First Date 1 January 1980
Opening Date 1 January 1980
Last Date 12 February 1980
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description A melodrama set in the goldfields of the 1880's, it is a celebration of the warmth, freedom and opportunites that still attract visitors to the land of the Sunny South.
Description Source Article
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Australian National Identity
Name Function Notes
Robert Alexander Actor Station Master / Engine Driver / Tobkins / Surly
John Allen Actor Perfidy Pounce / Mrs Swoop
Rob Baxter Actor Sgt Swoop / Undkins
Brandon Burke Actor Black Steve / Monte Jack
Peter Carroll Actor Ivo Carne
Geoffrey Clendon Actor Black Tracker jim / Narrow Creek Joe
Lynette Curran Actor Bubs Berkley
Ronald Falk Actor Plantagenet Sniffers
Janice Finn Actor Rebecca Hann
John Frawley Actor Worthy Chester
John Gaden Actor Dick Duggan
John Hargreaves Actor Matt Morley
John McTernan Actor Johnny Jinks
Robin Ramsay Actor Eli Grup
George Spartels Actor Ben Brewer
Andrew Tighe Actor Dan / Bank Teller True / Grump
Geraldine Turner Actor Clarice Chester
John Gaden Assistant Director
Robyn Moase Choreographer
Victoria Feitscher Costume Designer
Richard Wherrett Director
Jerry Luke Lighting Designer
Terence Clarke Musical Arranger
George Darrell Playwright
Ian Robinson Set Designer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Advertisement Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Book Currency Press "Companion to the Theatre in Australia"
Australian Drama Project (UQ) SUNNYSOGD
Book Performing Arts Year Book of Australia 1980
Event Identifier 30582