Event Into the Woods
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Venue Playhouse, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 17 January 1998
Opening Date 17 January 1998
Last Date 28 February 1998
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description "Teases out the moral complexities of fairytales. It takes characters from nursery tales like Cinderella, Rapunzel and Red Riding Hood and merges them into one complex story, forcing interaction way beyond any bedside manner expected of the most diligent parent or nanny."
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Musical
Subjects Childhood Experience
Horror
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Heather Bolton Actor Florinda
Rhonda Burchmore Actor Witch
Peter Carroll Actor Narrator
Tamsin Carroll Actor Little Red Ridinghood
Robin Cuming Actor Cinderella's Father
Tamsin Durrant Actor Snow White
Kaarin Fairfax Actor Lucinda
Robert Grubb Actor Wolf/Prince
Jolyon James Actor Rapunzel's Prince
Valentina Levkowicz Actor Cinderella's Stepmother/Granny
Lisa McCune Actor Cinderella
John McTernan Actor Baker
Geraldene Morrow Actor Jack's Mother/Cinderella's Mother
Gina Riley Actor Baker's Wife
Ingrid Ruz Actor Sleeping Beauty
Anthony Weigh Actor Jack
Anna Young Actor Rapunzel
Christine Bennett Assistant Stage Manager
Kim Walker Choreographer
Ross Skiffington Consultant Magic
Tony Tripp Designer
Roger Hodgman Director
Jamieson Lewis Lighting Designer
Kerry Saxby Mechanist Automation
Stephen Sondheim Music and Lyrics
Jean McQuarrie Musical Director
Grania Burke Musician
Maureen Carr Musician
Tania Casey Musician
Kaye Duffell Musician
Belinda Edwards Musician
Susan Hamerton Musician
Catherine Hicks Musician
David Hicks Musician
Stuart McGregor Musician
Toni Robson Musician
Amanda Rowarth Musician
Suzanne Simpson Musician
Julia Toussaint-Jackson Musician
Ian Wilmot Musician
Ian Cookesley Production Manager
Pamela McDonald Production Supervisor
Philip Lethlean Puppetry Consultant
Peter J Wilson Puppetry Consultant
Peter Grubb Sound Designer
Nick Reich Sound Operator/Engineer Mixer
Mel Robertson Stage Manager
James Lapine Writer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information First staged in 1988.
Data Source
Source Description
Cast List MTC Records
Event Identifier 32018