Event Two Weeks with the Queen
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Venue Russell Street Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 24 November 1993
Opening Date 27 November 1993
Last Date 8 January 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description A genuinely funny comedy about cancer and AIDS. Adapted from the best-selling novel by Morris Gleitzman. Colin has a mission. He wants to speak to the Queen about his brother Luke who has cancer. Cousin Alistair would like to help but stress brings on his dandruff. Colin takes the lock off the back door and goes out alone.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Comedy
Children's Theatre
Subjects Cancer
HIV/AIDS
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Nicholas Eadie Actor
Denise Kirby Actor
Tamblyn Lord Actor
Tracy Mann Actor
Arky Michael Actor
Colin Moody Actor
Mary Morris Adaptor
Pene Quarry Assistant Stage Manager
Max Lambert Composer
Kim Carpenter Designer
Wayne Harrison Director
Donn Byrnes Lighting Designer
Richard Johnstone Lighting Operator
Lisa Kenna Musician
Ian Cookesley Production Manager
Robert Dallas Stage Manager
Neil Finlayson Technical Director
Greg Dye Technician Mechanist
Victoria Mielewska Voice Coach
Morris Gleitzman Writer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Cast List MTC Records
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record November 1993
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record December 1993
Event Identifier 22684