Thank You For Being A Friend

PAST PRODUCTIONS
Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre

30th Oct - 31st Oct, 2015

QPAC

6th Oct - 17th Oct, 2015

Glen Street Theatre

2nd Sep - 6th Sep, 2015

Seymour Centre (York Theatre)

14th Feb - 28th Feb, 2014

Theatre Works

7th Jan - 18th Jan, 2014

Thank You For Being A Friend

Writers: Thomas Duncan-Watt and Jonathan Rockefeller

Producers:  Matthew Henderson (Matthew Management) and Neil Gooding (Neil Gooding Productions)
Directors: Neil Gooding and Luke Joslin
Puppet Design: Mike Lisa, MJL Puppet Design
Production Designer: David Horne
Lighting Designer: Rob Sowinski

Matthew Management and Neil Gooding Productions present Miami's four favourite Girls as they reunite in puppet-form in the ultimate live tribute show.
It's The Golden Girls....with Puppets!

Prepare for an evening of laughter, spectacular put-downs and familiar friends as Miami's four favourite Golden Girls - Dorothy, Sophia, Rose and Blanche - reunite in puppet-form for this lovingly hilarious live tribute show.

'Thank You For Being A Friend' is the ultimate Golden Girls experience, delivering all the classic dialogue, razor sharp gags and taboo-breaking stories you'd expect. As a wonderful introduction to the joy of the hit television series for first timers, it'll have the uninitiated rolling in the aisles, while die-hard fans fondly remember the brilliance of The Golden Girls.

'Thank You For Being a Friend is a... must for diehards' - The Age  

Matthew Management and Neil Gooding Productions no longer hold rights in Thank You For Being A Friend. For more information, please contact admin@rockefellerproductions.com

REVIEWS

'It's the Golden Girls with puppets: Sold!' - TimeOut

'Thank You For Being a Friend is a... must for diehards' - The Age

'A touching and hilarious show' - The Brag

'A delight from start to finish' - Media Culture

'This show is fantastic!' - Daily Telegraph

'If you're already singing the theme song and getting your box set off the DVD shelf, you know you have to see this' – Aussie Theatre

Original Cast

ORIGINAL CAST - 2014

Dorothy: Darren Mapes
Sophia: Donna Lee
Blanche: Chrystal de Grussa
Rose: Julia Billington
Jeremiah / Emilio / Doug: Nigel Turner-Carroll

TOUR CAST

Dorothy: Darren Mapes
Sophia: Donna Lee
Blanche: Julia Dray
Rose: Meredith O'Reilly
Jeremiah / Emilio / Doug: Nigel Turner-Carroll