Event The Cold Child (Das Kalte Kind)
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Venue Stables Theatre, Darlinghurst, NSW
Umbrella Event 2006 Griffin Stablemates Season
First Date 12 July 2006
Opening Date 13 July 2006
Last Date 5 August 2006
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description A savage comedy of manners full of shadow and nightmare - eight individuals hopelessly trapped by their aspirations and obsessions - plastic bag people, blown through life with nothing better to do than get tangled up in each other. Needy and articulate but unable to really connect except when their private fantasies collide. Then perceptions are fractured and boundaries blurred as they are ricocheted from one encounter to the next...
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Name Function Notes
Helen Christinson Actor
Guy Edmonds Actor
Ryan Gibson Actor
Diana McLean Actor
Catherine Terracini Actor
Claire van der Boom Actor
Dane Laffery Designer
Anthony Skuse Director
Verity Hampson Lighting Designer
Marius von Mayenburg Playwright
Clare Rainbow Producer
Robin McCarthy Sound Designer
Maja Zade Translator
Text Nationality Germany
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Event Identifier 68661