Event A Commercial Farce
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Venue Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong, VIC
First Date 28 April 2011
Last Date 30 April 2011
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Bill is an experienced theatre director on the verge of a nervous breakdown. With less than 24 hours until the curtain goes up, this production is unravelling fast. Enter Jules, the latest fresh-faced star of TV's Murder Squad. He's the name that's going to sell the tickets and without whom the show is doomed. But when Jules fails to comprehend the simplest of acting tasks (why he has to slip on the banana peel or remember his entrances), Bill's new mission becomes to painstakingly (and hilariously) teach his young pupil the very meaning of farce.
Description Source Press Release
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Farce
Subjects Actors
Theatre
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Peter Houghton Actor
Tim Potter Actor
Aidan Fennessy Director
Matt Scott Lighting Designer
Peter Houghton Playwright
Ben Grant Sound Designer
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Event Identifier 89593