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Rupert Creed

RUPERT CREED  (1955 - )

Nationality:    English
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Born in Loughborough, England in 1955 and educated at Hull University, this playwright holds degrees in Drama and in German. He was assistant director of the Hull Truck Theatre Company and was the founder and current director of Remould Theatre Company.

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below is a list of Rupert Creed's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

Black And White Rainbow, The         Eric Of The Round Table         Every Time It Rains         Exit The Lemming         Making Faces         Northern Trawl, The         Nuclear Cabaret, The         Passport To Pluto         Pirates Of Atlantis, The



Black And White Rainbow, The

Synopsis:
play focuses on the attempts of the Dracula-like Count Megadread to steal all the world's color, music and jokes.

Notes:
Written by Rupert Creed And Averil Coult

1st Produced:
Tour Humberside    1983

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Genre:
Youth audience

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Eric Of The Round Table

Synopsis:
this work is loosely based on the arthurian legends and features Morgan le Fay, the Black Knight and a dragon

Notes:
Written by Rupert Creed And Averil Coult

1st Produced:
National tour of UK    1983

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Genre:
comedy Youth audience

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Every Time It Rains

Synopsis:
marks the second anniversay of some of the worst flooding ever to hit Britain. a verbatim account offered by hundreds of people throughout Hull.
- Clare Brennan, Observer

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Genre:
Play Drama

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Male:  3            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Exit The Lemming

Synopsis:
This work centers on the development of a bouncing nuclear bomb and the disastrous consequences of its test launch.

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Genre:
political farce

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Making Faces

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1st Produced:
Spring Street, Hull    1992

Organisations:
Remould Theatre Company

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Genre:
Play/Drama

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Northern Trawl, The

Synopsis:
this is about the lives and work of the deep-sea trawlermen from Hull and Grimeby and is based on tape-recorded interviews with local ex-trawlermen and their families

Notes:
written By Rupert Creed And Jim Hawkins

1st Produced:
Tour Humberside    1985

Organisations:
Remould

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Genre:
play with music

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Nuclear Cabaret, The

Synopsis:
This is an antinuclear piece featuring a man who thinks he's a missile, the four-minute warning game, a nuclear shelter salesman and the farce of civil defense in post-holocaust Britain

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Genre:
satirical rock musical

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Passport To Pluto

Synopsis:
this is a look ahead at the year 2029 aboard the starship "Spirit of Hull," complete with android rock band which offers its audience a weekend trip around the universe cull of sex, drugs and astronomy.

Notes:
written by Rupert Creed And Dave Whatt

1st Produced:
Humberside Theatre, Hull    1982

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Genre:
adult rock pantomime

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Pirates Of Atlantis, The

Synopsis:
this is a swashbuckler featuring the efforts of the infamous Captain Scurvy arid his dim sidekick, Jolly Roger, to locate and conquer the underwater city of atlantis.

Notes:
Written by Rupert Creed And Averil Coult

1st Produced:
Tour Humberside    1984

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Genre:
childrens' comedy

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  cast 5 plus dog

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