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Issue Details: First known date: 2011... 2011 Beached
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'"Beached" is a comic drama about a morbidly obese young man whose battle to lose weight is filmed and televised by a parasitic production company.' Source: /www.ozbabyboomers.com.au (Sighted 26/05/2011).

Production Details

  • A rehearsed reading of 'Beached' was presented to a full house at The Wharf as part of the 2011 Sydney Writers Festival.

    Performed at SBW Stables Theatre 10 Nimrod Street Kings Cross NSW, 19 July - 31 August 2013

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 2011
    • Strawberry Hills, Inner Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,: Currency Press , 2013 .
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      Extent: 1v.p.
      ISBN: 9780868199740
      Series: Current Theatre Series Currency Press (publisher), 1983- series - publisher 'Current Theatre Series consists of Australian plays published with the program inserted and sold during theatre seasons. The aim of the series is to promote and encourage new dramatic writing and make it accessible to theatregoers and the public. The text is presented at the first day of rehearsal and does not contain changes which the author may choose to make after the play has commenced its present season - these will be incorporated into any new edition published by Currency.' Currency Press.

Works about this Work

Big Issue a Bit Thin on the Ground for Meaty Content Cameron Woodhead , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 26 April 2013; (p. 29)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
A Vision with Mass Appeal Elissa Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 2 August 2013; (p. 5)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
A Grotesque Carnival of Reality John McCallum , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 26 July 2013; (p. 15)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
Big-Hearted Tale Behind Belly Laughs Jason Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 July 2013; (p. 17)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
Staging a Fightback Can be Heavy Going Andrew Taylor , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 14 July 2013; (p. 19)
Big Issue a Bit Thin on the Ground for Meaty Content Cameron Woodhead , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 26 April 2013; (p. 29)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
Big-Hearted Tale Behind Belly Laughs Jason Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 July 2013; (p. 17)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
A Grotesque Carnival of Reality John McCallum , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 26 July 2013; (p. 15)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
A Vision with Mass Appeal Elissa Blake , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 2 August 2013; (p. 5)

— Review of Beached Melissa Bubnic , 2011 single work drama
A Fat Cheque for the Lean Times Clare Morgan , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 21- 22 May 2011; (p. 14) The Saturday Age , 21 May 2011; (p. 26)
Staging a Fightback Can be Heavy Going Andrew Taylor , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 14 July 2013; (p. 19)
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