Pawn brokers

Melbourne Workers Theatre 1997, Pawn brokers, in Crown Casino opening (1997; Melbourne), Crown Casino, 8 Ma.

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Performance name Pawn brokers
Creator(s) Melbourne Workers Theatre
Contributor(s) Beddie, Melanie
Dee, Susie
Patullo, Carole
Scott, Ian
Year presented/published 1997
Publisher Melbourne Workers Theatre
Place of publication Southbank, Vic.
Event name Crown Casino opening (1997; Melbourne)
Performance venue Crown Casino
Performance end date 8 May 1997
Description of performance 1 MP4 file (25 min)
Summary Recording of street theatre (group called Major Sense?) performed outside Crown Casino on the night that the venue opened to the public. Performers lined the entrance in chairs, with “Pawn Broker” signs indicating they were open for business. Also verbally spruiked passersby. Cast included Melanie Beddie, Ian Scott, Susie Dee and Carole Patullo. Some audience interaction. Fireworks outside Casino.
Keyword(s) Gambling
Street theatre
Notes Contact Deakin University Library for access to MOV file.
Language eng
Indigenous content off
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Document type: Performance
Collection: Melbourne Workers Theatre
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