Event Dead Set Straight
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Venue Incinerator Theatre, Moonee Ponds, VIC
Umbrella Event Next Wave Festival 1988
First Date 13 May 1988
Last Date 28 May 1988
Dates Estimated No
Status Community
World Premiere Yes
Description A play about kids in trouble with the police. Researched with streetwise Melbourne youth and the Victoria Police, and performed by Melbourne kids and professional actors, with a live band.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Documentary Drama
Subjects Police
Youth Issues
Name Function Notes
Faruk Avdi Actor
Jordana Langridge Actor
Carole Patullo Actor
Ian Scott Actor
Scott Taylor Actor
Wally Crystal Assistant Stage Manager
Neil Greenaway Director
Michael Walker Lighting Designer
Jennifer Pryce Lighting Operator
Shirley Billing Musical Director
Shirley Billing Musician
David Buckley Musician
Adam Forbes Musician
Jon Stephens Original Concept
Craig Adams Performer
Kim Berry Performer
Paula Cooper Performer
Margie de Vries Performer
Dom Giannone Performer
John Griffiths Performer
Mauri Guarnaccia Performer
Norman Hanley Performer
Adam Harewood Performer
Sheree James Performer
Tegan Leed Performer
Debby Maziarz Performer
Penny Norris Performer
Sharon Rider Performer
Joe Szabo Performer
Phillip Taylor Performer
Andrea Lemon Playwright
Richard Jones Production Manager
Sue Stansfield Set Designer
John Lane Sound Operator/Engineer
Richard Jones Stage Manager
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Commissioned by the Next Wave Festival. All contributors listed as "performer" were young non-professional actors from the western suburbs. Actors were engaged professionally.
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record June 1988
Data Reviewed By Sean Weatherly (SeanWeatherly) on 26 June 2013
Event Identifier 623