The Kid – 08/03/1989

No program uploaded yet, let us know if you have a copy!
Title The Kid
Start Date 08/03/1989
End Date 18/03/1989
Abstract The Kid is a metaphorical descent into hell. Images of fire and heat, the end of the world and new beginnings recur in the play. The production report notes that audiences had some objections to the “implied and actual violence in the script”.
Director O’Beirne, Eilis
Designer Stuart McKenzie
Author Michael Gow
Company Theatre Department / VCA School of Drama
Venue Guild Theatre
Cast Bernard Caleo, Bruce Woolley, Andrew Litras, Caroline Lee, Tristan Gemmill, Lu Cameron, Sarah Howse, Shelley Maine, Ian Fiddes (lighting design).
Notes The application for funding did not cite any specific project aims or details. The application for funding included financial details. O’Beirne and McKenzie were both graduating VCA students; the director graduated from VCA drama over the course of rehearsal. 66.5% capacity of audience.
Extra Notes Ewa Czajor Benefit Memorial Award : 12 March, 1989
References Review, Poster, Theatre Board Minutes 10/88, 3/89
Reviews Melbourne Times 15/3/89
The Kid 1898 Poster

The Kid 1898 Poster