‘Calendar Girls’ on Stage
A new production of “Calendar Girls” is on at the Athenaeum Theatre until 7 October. Adapted by Tim Firth from his smash hit film of the same name, “Calendar Girls” is based on the true story of a group of women from the Yorkshire Women’s Institute. They spark a global phenomenon by persuading one another to pose au naturel for a charity calendar with a difference. The Melbourne cast includes Tottie Goldsmith as Celia, Lulu Mcclatchy as Ruth, Kate Gorman as Cora, Jenny Seedsman as Chris, Abi Richardson as Annie, Francesca Waters as Jessie, Fiona Stewart as Brenda/mrs Cravenshire, Lise Rodgers as Marie, John Voce as John, Syd Brisbane as Rod, Johnathan Peck as Lawrence, Vincent Hooper as Liam and Jennifer Sarah Dean as Elaine.
Until 7 October, Athenaeum Theatre, 188 Collins Street, Melbourne. 9650 1500. ticketek.com.au