Event Awakenings
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Venue The Performance Space, Redfern, NSW
First Date 14 August 1997
Last Date 24 August 1997
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description '... a journey through the landscape of identity
looking into the heart of
violence, childhood, betrayal and desire?.

Awakenings was a performance conceived, written and performed by Zsuzsanna Soboslay (with performer Ben Howes). It drew inspiration from a German play written in the 1890?s, Spring Awakening by Frank Wedekind and looks at the possible changes an individual or an entire culture could take in times of vulnerability and desire. It brought in the current issues in Australia of the possibility of moving towards a republic.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Performance
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Zsuzsanna Soboslay Creator
Peter Gossner Lighting Designer
Benjamin Howes Performer
Zsuzsanna Soboslay Performer
Tim Moore Set Designer
Rodney Berry Sound Designer
Peter Oldham Video Designer
Zsuzsanna Soboslay Writer
Data Source
Source Description
Performance Space Database
Event Identifier 72633