Event Twelfth Night
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Venue Playhouse (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 23 September 2004
Opening Date 25 September 2004
Last Date 6 November 2004
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description One of the Shakespeare's best-loved comedies, Twelfth Night is a bitter-sweet tale of frustrated adolescent love, gender confusion and the high-jinks that occur on the twelfth night of Christmas ? the traditional night of Misrule when authority is mocked and the existing social order turned upside down.

The madness of unrequited love and the light and shadow of its haunting love songs and lyrical poetry makes Twelfth Night a deliciously disturbing and funny play.
In a career spanning landmark opera and theatre productions in Europe, Australian born director David Freeman returns for the
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Name Function Notes
Paul Ashton Actor
John Batchelor Actor
Bille Brown Actor
Caroline Craig Actor
Linda Cropper Actor
Philip Dodd Actor
Julian Garner Actor
Jonathan Hardy Actor
Genevieve Hegney Actor
Pip Miller Actor
Matthew Moore Actor
Drayton Morley Actor
Mark Owen-Taylor Actor
James Reyne Composer
Dan Potra Designer
John Bell Director
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
William Shakespeare Playwright
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Schools matinees: 23 Sept, 14, 19 & 26 Oct and 2 Nov.
Data Source
Source Description
Newspaper SMH Metro September 17 - 23, 2004
Flyer UNSW Collection
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Sept/Oct 2004
Event Identifier 64578