The Wharf Revue: CAN OF WORMS

Venue Riverside Theatre
Dates 17 March - 19 March 2022
Category Musical Theatre

Riverside Theatres presents
A Soft Tread production
Created and written by Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe and Phillip Scott
Performed by Jonathan Biggins, Mandy Bishop, Drew Forsythe and Phillip Scott

“Can of Worms could just be one of the best Wharf Revues yet.”Bill Stephens OAM, Australian Arts Review

The Wharf Revue is setting out to sea again on a journey of satirical discovery – but this time under its own steam. All hands on deck for a daring adventure as they navigate the dire Straits of Covid, sail round the treacherous Horn of Scomo, steer well clear of the empty Cape of Pauline, only to be becalmed in the Nationals Bermuda Jacket Triangle before stumbling across a New World, filled with hope and promise! Or not.

Join the regular crew of creatives Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe and Phil Scott – along with their figurehead of talent Mandy Bishop – as they bravely voyage to the bottom of the barrel.

Performance Warnings
This performance contains strong language, adult themes and smoke haze.

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Writers: Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe and Philip Scott

Co-Directors: Jonathan Biggins and Drew Forsythe

Musical Director: Philip Scott

Lighting Designer: Matt Cox

Video and Sound Designer: David Bergman

Costume Designers: Hazel and Scott Fisher

Cast: Jonathan Biggins, Mandy Bishop, Drew Forsythe and Phillip Scott

Photo credit: Brett Broadman

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Dates and Times:

Thursday 17 March 2022 at 7:30pm
Friday 18 March 2022 at 7:30pm
Saturday 19 March 2022 at 2pm*
Saturday 19 March 2022 at 7:30pm


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Saturday 19 March 2022 at 2pm


1 hour and 30 minutes (no interval)

Ticket Prices

A Reserve $65 - $69
B Reserve $54 - $59
A Reserve $75 - $79
B Reserve $64 - $69
Groups 8+

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