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  • Playwright

    Andreas Staudinger 

  • Synopsis

    Cartoon is a one man show incorporating animation which tells the story of Mussolini Frog, a little man who strives for world domination within the confines of his bedroom. Cartoon examines the chilling reality of man's obsession with control.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    October 1998

  • Producer

    Produced by Pan Pan

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    Cartoon premiered at the Theatre Confrontations Festival in Lublin, Poland.

  • Irish Premiere Notes

    The Irish premiere took place at Project @ the Mint in November 1998.

Original Cast  
Mussolini Frog Charles Kelly
Production Team  
Director Gavin Quinn
Designer Aedin Cosgrove
Costume Designer Suzanne Cave
Music by Andrew Synnott
Animation Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art and Design

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Pan Pan

  • Address

    Curved Sreet
    Temple Bar, Dublin 2
    Co. Dublin
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)1 633 4493

  • Email


  • Website


Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the original promotional flyer and from information contained in the company's files.