A down-on-his luck Broadway producer and his mild-mannered accountant come up with a scheme to produce the most notorious flop in history, thereby bilking their backers out of millions of dollars. What could go wrong?
About 30 years ago, Spotlight Theatre Co Adelaide, then called Collage, started rehearsing its first play in a members lounge room. They found a home in the old Enfield High School Drama Centre (complete with resident cat) changing their name to Spotlight in 1988, then in 1991 moving to Salter Hall in Hillcrest Hospital and in 1995 to Covernton Hall at Strathmont.
A play about love, garden gnomes and women of a certain age....
Julie hasn't seen or heard from best friends Carol, Sheila and Tess since they had a knees up at Sheila's place to celebrate her son Stephen's divorce. But here they are, due to arrive at her place in just a few minutes time on the pretence of checking out Frank's new gazebo. But Julie has something else on her mind other than the “leaning gazebo of Salford”, and doesn’t know how to share the news. News that she suspects may leave them completely gob smacked.
“The Real Inspector Hound" #102
13 - 15 April, 1978
CAST of "The Real Inspector Hound"
MOON - JOHN TRIGG
BIRDBOOT - DON MITCHELMORE
MRS. DRUDGE - IRENE BISHOP
SIMON - HARRY POSTEMA
FELICITY - LISA HASKETT
CYNTHIA - VAL MITCHELMORE
MAGNUS - LINDSAY HANCOCK
INSPECTOR HOUND - MALCOLM JOHNSTON
BODY - ROBERT BISHOP
“The Proposal" #75
Sept - Oct, 1972
The Company of Seven production of "The Proposal" written by Anton Chekhov - Directed by Valerie Mitchelmore was presented for the 1972 Adelaide Advertiser Drama Festival.
A bold and brash musical – with big hearts and beehives – will make Limelight Theatre’s stage come alive this June.