The Producers

The Producers is a stage musical adapted from Mel Brooks’ 1967 film of the same name. The story follows two theatrical producers as they try to oversell interests in a Broadway flop, which unexpectedly turns out to be a hit!

Foster War Memorial Arts Centre
26 October – 10 November 2007

CAST
Max Bialystock – Matt Hillman
Leo Bloom – Murray Maclean
Ulla – Kate Williams
Franz Liebkind – John Black
Roger DeBris – Wayne Moloney
Carmen Ghia – Drew Downing
Bryan – John Laurie
Kevin – Peter Bell
Scott – Antony Norden
Shirley Markowitz – Genevieve Moore
Hold Me-Touch Me – Kerrie Giles
Lick Me-Bite Me – Lee-Anne Mitchell
Kiss Me-Feel Me – Rhonda Bland
Storm Trooper – Peter Bell

ENSEMBLE
Katelyn Ardley, Zoi Banikos, Peter Bell, Arie Bos, Louise Clarke, Elyse Cripps, Dianne Frey Andrew Jamieson, Amy Kindellan, Grace Kindellan, Hailey Rodwell, Joanne Russell, Amy Smith, Jon Wathen, Norm Willoughby

DANCERS
Susannah Babos, Rhiarna Ball, Tamika Ball, Monique Goss, Sophie Maxwell, Ellaine Parnall, Matilda Patterson

PRODUCTION TEAM
Director – Neil Goodwin
Musical Directors – Colin Chandler and Pamela Coad
Choreographer – Lisa Pellin
Set Designer – Geoff Davey
Costume Designers – Anda Banikos, Abigail Van Rooyen
Lighting Design – Matt Saario
Sound Design – Brian Paragreen
Photography – Yianni Banikos

AWARDS
Music Theatre Guild of Victoria Nominations

Gladys Moncrieff Award for first performance in a featured role – Wayne Moloney
Design Award – Rick Pendry/Anda Banikos – Roger De Bris costume

Gippsland Associated Theatre Awards
Most Outstanding Lead Actor Male – Matt  Hillman
Most Outstanding Lead Actor Female – Kate Williams
Most Outstanding Lead Actor Male – John Black