back down the road a few miles
Opened 5 August 1978 Closed 26 August 1978 - Wagga wagga
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Production Details

Book, Music & Lyrics by Richard O'Brien

Original Music and Arrangements by Richard Hartley

Terence O'Connell - Director
Kim Hardwick - Choreographer
Eleanor McDonald - Costume Designer
Chris Jones - Lighting Designer
Patricia Monkhouse - Stage Manager
Steven Ford - Assistant Stage Manager
Kim Hillas - Assistant Stage Manager

Principal Cast:
The Narrator: Bob Baines
Usherette: Kim Hillas
Janet Weiss: Lynne Erskine
Brad Majors: Toby Prentice
Riff Raff: Myles O'Meara
Magenta: Janette Crowe
Columbia: Elaine Mangan
Dr. Frank N. Furter:Terry O’Connell
Rocky Horror: Les Winspear
Eddie/Dr. Scott: Ken Moffat
Tracy Russell
Julie Mucchi
Kerrie Grose
Greg McCarthy


Craig McLean - Musical Director
Max Hopwood - Bassist
Mick Genner - Guitarist
Mick King - Guitarist
Bill Ferguson - Keyboardist
Peter Mercer - Percussionist
Wayne Pigram - Percussionist
John Calligeros - Pianist































Opening less than a year after the failure of the Adelaide production, this was the first regional production in Australia.


Terry O'Connell

TERENCE O’CONNELL (Director and Frank N Furter) Terence is a graduate of NIDA’s Directors Course. He continued his early training by creating Riverina Trucking Company in Wagga Wagga , New South Wales , where he spent four years as director, writer and actor, staging seasons of Shakespeare, new music theatre and plays from the world repertoire.

In 1994 he directed the first production of Bad Boy Johnny and The Prophets of Doom written by Daniel Abineri.










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