Produced as The Players in the United States.
First performed a the Russell Street Theatre in Melbourne on 24 May 1977.
Director: Rodney Fisher.
In 2019, the State Theatre Company of South Australia presented an all-female, three-actor version of the play, produced by isthisyours? and Insite Arts. Space Theatre, 5-20 April 2019.
Director: Tessa Leong.
Designer: Renate Henschke.
Composer and Sound Designer: Catherine Oates.
Cast including Louisa Mignone and Ellen Steele.
In David Williamson's 1977 play The Club, the action takes place in a single room, through which traipse combinations of club president, committeeman, general manager, coach, captain and star recruit, conniving and conspiring. Big money and commercial pragmatism threaten to uproot personal loyalties and ancient ways. ‘I want to turn all those photographs around so they don’t have to look down on this shameful scene,’ says one character, who, it turns out, protests too much.' (Introduction)