Event The Fighting Cock
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Venue Union Hall, Adelaide, SA
First Date 10 June 1970
Opening Date 10 June 1970
Last Date 20 June 1970
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere No
Description "A retired army general decides to form a movement to rid France of 'maggots' & restore the desire for discipline, austerity & hard work that he believes is lacking in the modern, corrupt society. He gathers about him the most unlikely supporters - a conservative doctor, a doddery lecher, a devoted fool & a crumbling aristrocrat, none of whom is particularly spirited, all of whom are quite ridiculous. In addition, he is faced with a domestic dilemma that centres around his own jealousy, his tantilizing wife, a neurotic spinster sister, a hyperemotional illegitimate daugter & two uncontrolla
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Name Function Notes
Axel Bartz Accompanist Poster Design
Axel Bartz Actor
Peter Benedict Actor
Rosemary Colmer Actor
Geoff Crowhurst Actor
Michael Foreman Actor
Graham Harbord Actor
Stephen Holmes Actor
Verity Laughton Actor
Leonard Lindon Actor
Colin Mitchell Actor
Michelle Ratcliffe Actor
John Richards Actor
Barbara Taylor Actor
Stephen Taylor Actor
Penny Sanders Costume Designer
Lesley Shinners Costume Designer
Peter Wilkins Director
Helen Lindon Front of House Front of House
Reg Bennett Lighting Designer
Andrew Doman Lighting Designer
John Thomas Lighting Designer
Pamela Moore Make-up Artist
Jean Anouilh Playwright
Peter Wilkins Producer
Graham Harbord Publicist Publicity
Mike Harry Publicist Publicity
Leonard Lindon Publicist Publicity
Paul Manos Publicist Publicity
Rosemary Hendrickson Scenic Artist
Chips Menadue Set and/or Property Maker
Ron Hillinga Set Designer
Matthew Goode Stage Manager
Bronwen Dunstan Production Assistant
Andrew Hill Sales
Text Nationality France
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme University of Adelaide Special Collections
Event Identifier 74876