Event Aleksander and the Robot Maid
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Venue Seymour Centre, Chippendale, NSW
First Date 1 July 2011
Opening Date 2 July 2011
Last Date 9 July 2011
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere Yes
Description Lewis transports us back in time (and sideways somewhat) to a Victorian-inspired 'age of mechanical marvels' where drudgery has been eliminated thanks to the invention of robot drones. Now everyone can be part of the leisure classes.

Travelling with his aunt from the country, young Aleksander ? orphaned son of a brilliant inventor - is encountering the so-called 'industrials' for the first time. He's terrified at first. Why wouldn't he be? His father was killed by a prototype robot during a demonstration that went horribly wrong.

Loneliness trumps fear, however, and Aleksander (Tim Kury
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Children's Theatre
Subjects Robotics
Name Function Notes
Andrew Brackman Actor
James Deeth Actor
Tim Kurylowicz Actor
Sarah Lockwood Actor
Margot Politis Actor
Carolyn Ramsey Actor
Scott Gillespie Composer
Marin Curach Designer
Tomy K. C. Leung Designer
Ali Gordon Director
Sophie Kurylowicz Lighting Designer
Scott Gillespie Musician
Caleb Lewis Playwright
Lydia Nicholson Stage Manager
Matt Huynh Visual Artist
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Review http://eightnightsaweek.blogspot.com/2011_07_01_archive.html
Web http://sydney.edu.au/seymour/boxoffice/program_alexander_robot_maid.shtml
Event Identifier 92444