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Issue Details: First known date: 1995... 1995 Mr Melancholy
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'An absurd comedy of solitude and sorrow.

'Three hermits, living in a lighthouse without a light, discover a runaway circus clown washed ashore.'

Source: Australian Plays ( (Sighted: 25/6/2018)


Production Details

  • Originally produced by Griffin Theatre Company at Stables Theatre, Darlinghurst, 6 April to 7 May 1995.

    Director: Ros Horin.

    Designer: Michael Wilkinson.

    Produced in New York by New York Stage & Film in 1996.

    Produced by Chameleon Theatre at Beckett Theatre, Southbank, Melbourne, 29 November to 14 December 1996.

    Director: Matt Cameron.

    Designer: Anna Tregloan.

    Composer: Johnna Doty [sic].

    Lighting Designer: Andrew Livingston.

    Cast: Maude Davey, Suzi Dougherty, Ernie Gray, and Wayne Hope.

    Produced by La Boite Theatre Company at La Boite, ending 15 March 1997.

    Director: Sue Rider.

    Cast: John Batchelor, Delene Butland, Irena Haze, and Scott Witt.

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