Newk (The John Newcombe Story)

 

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NEWK (The John Newcombe Story) 

The play is licensed to all amateur and professional groups worldwide through David Spicer Productions in Sydney. For further information about the production for all theatre groups or individuals, please email david@davidspicer.com

From Oct 2021 until the end of 2025, NEWK (The John Newcombe Story) will be booked exclusively by Jally Entertainment for Australia, New Zealand and the UK. For further information about the play and bookings, please contact John and Alli:  info@jallyentertainment.com.au

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PLEASE SEE DATES BELOW WITH DAMIAN CALLINAN STARRING AS NEWK!

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19, ALL 2020 DATES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 2021. FURTHER 2021 DATES WILL BE PUBLISHED SHORTLY.

BENDIGO (Engine Room Theatre)

plus Heathcote, Elmore and Boort – Tues 24th Aug to Sat 28th Aug, 2021

COPACC, Colac, Thursday September 2nd, 2021

The Potato Shed Theatre, Geelong, Friday September 3rd, 2021

Laycock Theatre, Gosford, NSW, Sunday September 5th, 2021

 

 

 

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From Glen Street Theatre, Sydney – February 2020

Top Photo: Actor Damian Callinan, Gigi Newcombe, playwright Kieran Carroll, Angie Newcombe, Clint Newcombe.

Above: Damian Callinan, Sue and Roz (Newk’s sisters), Kieran Carroll

Below – NEWK at the bar – Frankston Arts Centre – February 2020

84526447_10157823835742334_5274812102593216512_nA link to the star of the show, Damian Callinan, can be found here:

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Debut press release

 

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Yan Zhuang’s Sunday Age article about the play can be found below:

https://www.theage.com.au/entertainment/theatre/a-trip-back-in-time-with-an-australian-tennis-legend-20190110-p50qpb.html

Below is the Conversation Hour from ABC 774 where Damian Callinan and I talk about the play. Our part starts about 18 minutes in.

https://www.abc.net.au/radio/melbourne/programs/theconversationhour/the-conversation-hour/10718296?fbclid=IwAR3g5bNJuQD7GS0Sc4_bKzEi7nTbxPS5InHVU2YfCuwLe914aEU3yFZOz40

Below is a review of the opening night’s show on Jan 14th, 2019 @ The Butterfly Club, Melbourne.

http://www.whatdidshethink.com/2019/01/

Below is a review from The Toorak Times on Jan 16th, 2019 @ The Butterfly Club, Melbourne.

https://kierancarroll.com/newk/