Event Sideshow Alley
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Venue Playhouse, South Bank, QLD
First Date 20 January 2007
Opening Date 20 January 2007
Last Date 4 March 2007
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description "Rita the fortune-teller, Billy the tent boxer, and Alec a charismatic drifter, find themsleves irrevocably intertwined in a love triangle beyond acceptable boundaries of the time. Their sanctuary among 'misfits', 'outcasts' and 'curiosities' of the 1950s travelling show, provides a setting for songs of love, laughter and drama, as they find themselves living lives that are filled with secrets and lies."
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Musical
Name Function Notes
Bay Abbey Actor Tiger
Robyn Arthur Actor Bev
Carrie Barr Actor Cleo
Anton Berezin Actor Zeke
Mike Bishop Actor Tiny
Irene Dios Actor Rosie
Grant Durham Actor Swing
Emma Hawkins Actor Dolly Dot
Glen Hogstrom Actor Larry/Mikey
Darren Natale Actor Lady Chiang
Silvie Paladino Actor Rita
Christopher Parker Actor Alec
Alex Rathgeber Actor Billy
Kellie Rode Actor Annie
Paul Ross Actor Snowy
Luke Stephens Actor Tom/Archie
Sally-Anne Upton Actor Fag Ash Lil
Taneel van Zyl Actor Swing
Andrew Hallsworth Choreographer
Paul Keelan Composer
Richard Jeziorny Costume Designer
Gary Young Director
Chris Paterson Lighting Designer
Gary Young Lyricist
Guy Simpson Orchestrator
Julian Spink Sound Designer
Gary Young Writer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Winner of the inaugural Pratt Prize for New Musical Theatre in 2002.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Mark Gogoll
Event Identifier 70307