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John-Michael Howson

JOHN-MICHAEL HOWSON

  (1936 - )

Nationality:    Australian
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John-Michael was born in Melbourne but lived for 17 years in Los Angeles. He is now back in Melbourne and lives with partner alfie. He started work as a junior reporter on the "Sunraysia Daily and then got a part on a children's television programme "adventure Island" and also wrote the scripts. Whilst in Los Angeles he reported for the Australian programme "Good Morning Australia" and became well known for his flamboyANT style and catty remarks. His first musical was "Shout" followed by "Dusty"

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below is a list of John-Michael Howson's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Dusty: the Original Pop Diva         Masked Bandit, The         Shout! The Legend of the Wild One



Dusty: the Original Pop Diva

Synopsis:
the story of 60s pop star Dusty Springfield

Notes:
written by John-Michael Howson, David Mitchell And Melvyn Morrow

1st Produced:
Arts Centre, State Theatre, Melbourne    -

Organisations:
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1st Published:
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Music:
-

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Genre:
Musical biog. - - Gay/Lesbian, of interest

Parts:
Male:  4            Female:  4            Other:  -

Further Reference:
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Masked Bandit, The

Synopsis:
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Notes:
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1st Produced:
St Martins Youth Centre, South Yarra, Victoria    05 Jul 1969

Organisations:
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1st Published:
-   -

Music:
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Genre:
Childrens play

Parts:
Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

Further Reference:
-

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Shout! The Legend of the Wild One

Shout! The Legend of the Wild One
Based on the life of singer Johnny O'Keefe

Notes:
written by John-Michael Howson, David Mitchell And Melvyn Morrow

1st Produced:
State Theatre, Melbourne, VIC    26 Dec 2000

Organisations:
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1st Published:
-   -

Music:
Original cast recording: epic (50208-12000) 2001

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Genre:
Musical

Parts:
Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

Further Reference:
http://www.ausstage.edu.au/pages/event/28

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