Medea single work   drama  
Note: Written by Kate Mulvany and Anne-Louise Sarks after Euripides. Original concept and Director Anne-Louise Sarks
Issue Details: First known date: 2012 2012
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'Two young children on a stage play games to distract themselves. Off-stage and unheard their parents are having a very famous showdown. At some inevitable moment in the next hour the children will be drawn away from their games and into their parents' bitter argument. From there they will enter mythology as the most tragic siblings of all time.'

Notes

  • 2013 Helpmann Awards nomination includes:

    Rory Potter : Best Male Actor in a Supporting Role in a Play

Production Details

  • First produced especially for Downstairs Theatre in association with Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) and performed at Belvoir Downstairs Theatre 13 October - 25 November 2012. Director: Anne-Louise Sarks.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Star Turns, From Beginners to Edna Steve Dow , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15 January 2013; (p. 9)
Medea Scoops Awards Ashleigh Wilson , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 15 January 2013; (p. 13)
Two Stirrers Saddle Up as a Bell Rings Thrice on Stage Steve Dow , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 June 2013; (p. 20)
New Spin on Classic Tragedy a Triumph of Invention Jason Blake , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15 October 2012; (p. 10)

— Review of Medea Kate Mulvany Anne-Louise Sarks 2012 single work drama
Heinous Crime in Full View John McCallum , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 16 October 2012; (p. 15)

— Review of Medea Kate Mulvany Anne-Louise Sarks 2012 single work drama
Highlights under Spotlights Jason Blake , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 28-29 December 2012; (p. 11)
New Spin on Classic Tragedy a Triumph of Invention Jason Blake , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15 October 2012; (p. 10)

— Review of Medea Kate Mulvany Anne-Louise Sarks 2012 single work drama
Heinous Crime in Full View John McCallum , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 16 October 2012; (p. 15)

— Review of Medea Kate Mulvany Anne-Louise Sarks 2012 single work drama
Highlights under Spotlights Jason Blake , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 28-29 December 2012; (p. 11)
Star Turns, From Beginners to Edna Steve Dow , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15 January 2013; (p. 9)
Medea Scoops Awards Ashleigh Wilson , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 15 January 2013; (p. 13)
Two Stirrers Saddle Up as a Bell Rings Thrice on Stage Steve Dow , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 June 2013; (p. 20)
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