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First known date: 2001 Issue Details: First known date: 2001... 2001 Bombshells
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Notes

  • Each monologue presents a different female character at a time of crisis. The monologues were written specifically for performance by Caroline O'Connor at the instigation of Simon Phillips.

Production Details

  • First performed by Caroline O'Connor at the Fairfax Theatre, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne on 28 December 2001 in a season running until 16 February 2002. Director: Simon Phillips. This production was revived at the same venue from 26 February 2004 and transferred to the York Theatre, Seymour Centre, Sydney from 30 April 2004.
  • A reduced version consisting of four monolgues was presented as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe at the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh, Scotland from 6 August 2004. This production, now consisting of all six monologues transferred to the Arts Theatre, London, England on 3 September 2004.
  • Four of the monolgues were televised by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, November 2003.

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Works about this Work

One Becomes Six Kathy Evans , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 13 September 2014; (p. 18)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
Untitled Elissa Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 31 March 2013; (p. 11)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
One Woman Show in Six Dimensions Jason Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 March 2013; (p. 17)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
Musical Star Finds Inner Chameleon 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19 March 2013; (p. 34)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
Ensemble Leaps from Creatures to Camping Catastrophes Clare Morgan , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 29 August 2012; (p. 12)
All Singin', All Dancin' Nathanael Cooper , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 17 - 18 March 2012; (p. 4-5)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
Six Faces of Suburbia in One Skilled Actor James Harper , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 26 March 2012; (p. 15)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
Musical Star Finds Inner Chameleon 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19 March 2013; (p. 34)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
One Woman Show in Six Dimensions Jason Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 March 2013; (p. 17)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
Untitled Elissa Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 31 March 2013; (p. 11)

— Review of Bombshells Joanna Murray-Smith , 2001 single work drama
Life Without the Lot Michael Connor , 2011 single work criticism
— Appears in: Quadrant , January - February vol. 55 no. 1/2 2011; (p. 80-82)
Hitting the Right Spot Ron Cerabona , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 18 April 2011; (p. 8)
Explore Adventure of the Theatre Experience 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 9 February 2012; (p. 40)
Ensemble Leaps from Creatures to Camping Catastrophes Clare Morgan , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 29 August 2012; (p. 12)
'Bombing Out' Not Part of the Script Jo Roberts , 2001 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 28 December 2001; (p. 4)
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