Sweet Phoebe

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Sweet Phoebe is a play script by Australian playwright Michael Gow [1].

The original text

The 1994 world premiere production starring Cate Blanchett was by Sydney Theatre Company under the artistic direction of Wayne Harrison. Other notable performances of the play include a 1995 stage production at the Croydon Warehouse also starring Cate Blanchett in her first stage performance in London.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1996: Presented by the Market Theatre and Moira Blumenthal Productions staged in the Barney Simon Theatre, 28 May - 29 June 1996, starring Stephen Jennings, Jennifer Steyn, designed by Denis Hutchinson. The director was Craig Freimond.

The production earned two Gauteng region and one national Vita Award nominations.


Wikipedia [2].

Ruphin Coudyzer. 2023. Annotated list of his photographs of Market Theatre productions. (Provided by Coudyzer)

Material held by NELM: [Collection: MARKET THEATRE]: 2007. 10. 10. 170. 2 and [Collection: MARKET THEATRE]: 2007. 10. 10. 170. 1.

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