Event And the Big Men Fly
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Venue Russell Street Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 3 August 1988
Opening Date 6 August 1988
Last Date 10 September 1988
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description This football fantasy of Alan Hopgood's first bounded on to the Melbourne stage in 1963. 'A tall story about football'. A young farmhand is asked to play barefoot with an Aussie Rules team.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Subjects Football
Name Function Notes
Simon Chilvers Actor
Shane Connor Actor
Peter Cummins Actor
Kevin Harrington Actor
Alan Hopgood Actor
Lise Rodgers Actor
Elaine Smith Actor
Ross Williams Actor
Lance Patterson Assistant Stage Manager
Richard Roberts Designer
Gary Down Director
Jamieson Lewis Lighting Designer
Julian Flanagan Lighting Operator
Alan Hopgood Playwright
Peter Roehlen Production Manager
Andrew Moon Stage Manager
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record August 1988
Cast List MTC Records
Data Reviewed By Geoffrey Milne (GeoffreyMilne) on 11 February 2012
Event Identifier 677