PANIC HITS THE MINISTRY [PANIQUE AU MINISTERE]
in French with English surtitles translated by Michael Bula
by/de Jean Franco and/et Guillaume Mélanie
Director/Metteur en scène Donald McManus
Producer/Producteur Michael Bula
A delicious political comedy
The season ran from 1 to 4 May 2019.
This is the 105th production of Melbourne French Theatre Inc. (MFT) in 42 years [1977 to 2019] since its foundation in 1977 by Michael Bula and A. David Gorrie at the University of Melbourne.
Gabrielle Bellecour, chief of staff of the Ministry of National Education – Sophie Armstrong
Louis Tesson, Minister of National Education – Richard Ryan
Cécile Bouquigny, Gabrielle’s mother – Dominique Croset
Michelle Tesson, Louis’ future ex-wife – Léonore David
Sara Bellecour, Gabrielle’s daughter – Anouk Bidot
Éric Garcia, the Ministry’s jack of all trades – Alexis Renou
photos by Guillaume Sabouraud