Event Moving Target
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Venue Odeon Theatre, Norwood, SA
Umbrella Event Adelaide Festival of Arts 2008
First Date 28 February 2008
Opening Date 29 February 2008
Last Date 8 March 2008
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Six people wait in a non-descript room: dirty walls, an old carpet, a sofa, a small table, a few chairs, a sleeping bag. Without warning, someone walks to the corner and counts to 100. The room is ripped apart and turned inside out as the others desperately try to disappear.

Hide and Seek, like theatre, is concerned with appearance and disappearance, with becoming strange for a time, with metamorphosis. It taps into archaic terrors of being found or forgotten, of being hunted, of trying to escape.

Amid the anarchy of these obsessively replayed games, the people in the room report on unn
Description Source Production Company
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Comedy
Physical Theatre
Subjects Violence
Name Function Notes
Alison Bell Actor
Julie Forsyth Actor
Rita Kalnejais Actor
Robert Menzies Actor
Hamish Michael Actor
Matthew Whittet Actor
Hallie Shellam Assistant Director
Fiona Crombie Costume Designer
Benedict Andrews Director
Paul Jackson Lighting Designer
Marius von Mayenburg Playwright
Robert Cousins Set Designer
Hamish Michael Sound Designer
Lydia Teychenne Stage Manager
Maja Zade Translator
Text Nationality Germany
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Web Malthouse Theatre website
Event Identifier 85882