Event The Republic of Myopia
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Venue Sydney Theatre, Millers Point, NSW
Umbrella Event Sydney Festival 2004
First Date 27 December 2003
Opening Date 15 January 2004
Last Date 15 February 2004
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description "The Myopians are an old-fashioned, peaceful, happy people who want for nothing and are ruled by a happy, benevolent President. Then the United States Envoy visits to make things better."
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Musical
Name Function Notes
Mitchell Butel Actor
Peter Carroll Actor
Tamsin Carroll Actor
Helen Dallimore Actor
Drew Forsythe Actor
Simon Gleeson Actor
Melissa Jaffer Actor
Genevieve Lemon Actor
Christopher Pitman Actor
William Zappa Actor
Michael Tyack Assistant Musical Director
Ross Coleman Choreographer
Phillip Scott Composer
Jennie Tate Costume Designer
Jonathan Biggins Director
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Jonathan Biggins Lyricist
Drew Forsythe Lyricist
Phillip Scott Lyricist
Phillip Scott Musical Director
Stephen Curtis Set Designer
Michael Wilkie Sound Designer
John Reid Stage Manager
Jonathan Biggins Writer
Drew Forsythe Writer
Phillip Scott Writer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Performed in repertory with Harbour. These two productions opened the Sydney Theatre.
Data Source
Source Description
Newspaper SMH Metro Jan 2 - 8, 2004
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Brochure Sydney Festival 2004
Event Identifier 32248