Event The Cucumber King
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Venue Theatre 62, Hilton, SA
Umbrella Event Adelaide Festival of Arts 1982
First Date 5 March 1982
Opening Date 5 March 1982
Last Date 18 March 1982
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description King Kumi, the Cucumber King, asks the Hogelmann family for political asylum. He seeks this because there's been a revolution among his subjects who all live in the cramped little cellar below the Hogelmann house.
A dramatised adaptation of 'Sir Pfeiffen auf den Gurkenonig' by Christine Nostlinger.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Youth Theatre
Name Function Notes
Caroline Baker Actor
Maree Cochrane Actor
Kelvin Harman Actor
Jenny Lind Actor
Geoff Revell Actor
Igor Sas Actor
Paul Sommer Actor
Rebe Taylor Actor
Malcolm Moore Artistic Director
Christine Nostlinger Author
Glenn Henrich Composer
Ken Wilby Designer
Malcolm Moore Director
John Lonie Dramaturg
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Performing Arts Collection of South Australia
Australian Drama Project (UQ) CUCUMBEJL
Event Identifier 63801