Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby

Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". L-R: Ian Stenlake, Grant Smith, Renee Geyer, Alison Bell. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti

Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby

By Michael Kantor, Paul Jackson, Maryanne Lynch & Anna Tregloan

06 July 2007 – 28 July 2007 Merlyn Theatre

Malthouse Theatre,

Commission Devised Theatre World Premiere

An operatic rollercoaster that features songs by David Bowie, Nick Cave and Elvis Costello. The songs of love, innocence and desire inhabit this adult revisioning of the fairytale.

Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". L-R: Renee Geyer, Ian Stenlake (rear), Alison Bell, Grant Smith. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti
Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". L-R: Ian Stenlake, Renee Geyer. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti
Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". L-R: Alison Bell, Grant Smith, Renee Geyer. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti
Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". Ian Stenlake. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti
Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". Alison Bell. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti
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Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". L-R: Renee Geyer, Ian Stenlake (rear), Alison Bell, Grant Smith. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti

Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". L-R: Ian Stenlake, Renee Geyer. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti

Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". L-R: Alison Bell, Grant Smith, Renee Geyer. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti

Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". Ian Stenlake. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti

Production still for "Sleeping Beauty: This is Not a Lullaby". Alison Bell. Photographer: Lisa Tomasetti

Cast

Renee Geyer

Renee Geyer

Devisor, Performer

Grant Smith

Grant Smith

Devisor, Performer

Ian Stenlake

Ian Stenlake

Devisor, Performer

Alison Bell

Alison Bell

Devisor, Performer

Piet Collins

Singer, Blues Singer

Creatives

Anna Tregloan

Anna Tregloan

Costume Designer, Devisor

Paul Jackson

Paul Jackson

Devisor, Lighting Designer

Simon Burke

Simon Burke

Assistant Musical Director, Musician

Peter Farnan

Peter Farnan

Sound Designer, Musical Director, Musician

Michael Kantor

Michael Kantor

Devisor, Director

Tony Bartuccio

Tony Bartuccio

Movement Director

Maryanne Lynch

Maryanne Lynch

Devisor

Russell Goldsmith

Russell Goldsmith

Sound Designer

Nick Cave

Nick Cave

Songwriter

Naomi Adams

Assistant Stage Manager

David Bowie

Songwriter

John Favaro

John Favaro

Musician

Claire Bourke

Claire Bourke

Stage Manager

Andrew Sylvio

Andrew Sylvio

Musician