World Premiere of STARSTUD composed by John Rush, book and lyrics by Malcolm Cork for the TN! Theatre Company at the Schonell Theatre, St Lucia, Queensland from August 21 to September 5, 1981.
A rock musical which tells of a plot to rule the world through a fast food chain.
Directed by Sean Mee; Designed by David Bell; Musical Direction by John Rush; Choreography by Sue Street; Lighting Design by Len Bauska; Sound Design by Jeff Sinclair; Stage Managed by Paul Haseler; Assistant Stage Managed by Carmel Mungavin; Mechanists Toby Simkin* & David Palm and Dance Captain: Maddona Sticklen.
STARRING Peter Merrill (Starstud, Starbuck Crimson One, Jason); Duncan Wass (Aspic Tangerine Seven); Jenny Andrews (Ruby); Michelle Andringa (Titania); Brian Cavanagh (Sam the Seer); Eugene Gilfedder (Gorgon); Tricia Groen (Local Resident of the Home Planet); Stephen Haddan (Azure Blue eleven, Roland); Leon Hutchinson (Local Resident of the Home Planet); Michael McCaffrey (Zola); Stephen Preston (Shall Bizarre); Liza Rintel (Lelania); Peter Rush (Local Resident of the Home Planet); Madonna Stricklen (Miss Pringle) and Chris Willems (Nervous Waiter);
*Elizabeth Bequest Scholar.