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M Rock single work   drama  
Alternative title: M.Rock
Issue Details: First known date: 2013... 2013 M Rock
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'When her husband dies, Mabel has to choose between a characterless retirement home or escaping to see the world. But every life has its secrets, and Mabel's unexpected talent as a DJ soon makes her a global phenomenon. M Rock is the tale of an ordinary Australian granny who becomes an extraordinary star.' (Source: http://www.pwa.org.au/mrock/ )

Production Details

  • Performed at The National Play Festival, Perth: 22 February 2013.


    Presented by Sydney Theatre Company and Australian Theatre for Young People, Wharf 2 Theatre, 12 - 21 June 2014.

    Director: Fraser Corfield.

    Designer: Adrienn Lord.

    Lighting Designer: Benjamin Cisterne.

    Cast: Valerie Bader and Joshua Brennan.


    Presented by Australian Theatre for Young People at The Rebel Theatre, Dawes Point, 25 June - 17 July 2022.

    Director: Fraser Corfield.

    Dramaturg: Jane FitzGerald.

    Designer: Melanie Liertz.

    Sound Designer: Jonny Seymour.

    Lighting Designer: Jasmine Rizk.

    Cast: Valerie Bader, Milena Barraclough Nesic, Bryn Chapman Parish, Masego Pitso, Darius Williams, and Venus Guy Trap

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Grandma DJ Almost Brings Crouwd to its Feet Jason Blake , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 17 June 2014; (p. 20)

— Review of M Rock Lachlan Philpott , 2013 single work drama
Portrayal of Fringe Characters Sets the Stage for Empathy Penny Durham , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 12 June 2014; (p. 15)

— Review of M Rock Lachlan Philpott , 2013 single work drama
Playwright Tackles a Challenge Elissa Blake , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 6 May 2014; (p. 13)

— Review of M Rock Lachlan Philpott , 2013 single work drama
Playwright Tackles a Challenge Elissa Blake , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 6 May 2014; (p. 13)

— Review of M Rock Lachlan Philpott , 2013 single work drama
Portrayal of Fringe Characters Sets the Stage for Empathy Penny Durham , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 12 June 2014; (p. 15)

— Review of M Rock Lachlan Philpott , 2013 single work drama
Grandma DJ Almost Brings Crouwd to its Feet Jason Blake , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 17 June 2014; (p. 20)

— Review of M Rock Lachlan Philpott , 2013 single work drama
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