Event The Marvellous Boy
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Venue Stables Theatre, Darlinghurst, NSW
First Date 7 October 2005
Opening Date 14 October 2005
Last Date 12 November 2005
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description Part two of the trilogy that started with "The Woman with Dog's Eyes" continues the story of the Boyce family.
Malcolm Boyce is dying at a time when his biggest building project - his whole empire - is threatened by protesters. He hires an important criminal, the charismatic Ray Pollard, to threaten his enemies. Malocolm gets his son Luke to liaise with Ray. Luke not only falls under Ray's spell but also finds himself involved with his father's mistress. The results are tragic. This story follows Luke from detachment into an emotional involvement that will be liberating and then shattering
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Subjects Family
Name Function Notes
Danny Adcock Actor
Susie Lindeman Actor
Anthony Phelan Actor
Toby Schmitz Actor
Bruce Spence Actor
Nicholas Dare Designer
David Berthold Director
Matthew Marshall Lighting Designer
Louis Nowra Playwright
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Flyer PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Event Identifier 67637