A comic book look at the comic book life of Australian actor Errol Flynn from Hobart to Hollywood.

'Errol Flynn's Great Big Adventure Book for Boys' was first produced by the Stage Company (Adelaide) in 1978. It also had productions at the 1979 Edinburgh Fringe (where it picked up a Festival Times Best Play award), the MTC, the Stables (Sydney), and La Boite (Brisbane).

No musical score is available. Previous productions have created their own.

  • revue-style musical comedy
  • 100
  • 7 total
  • 3 female identifying, 4 male identifying
  • 18+
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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Errol Flyn

Male | 50s | 3 to 5 minutes
Starts on page 92

EXTRACT: So you see, there's not an awful lot of dignity in me. Not an awful lot. I didn't want to become a freak ... I don't really know why I did. Course, I'm glad I didn't become an insurance salesman or a teacher or a ... a ... I don't know ... those sorts of things. But then I didn't ... you know. It was nice being a schoolboy hero for a while, but I didn't want to get stuck with it. I wanted to go further ... I want to go further ...

Adult themes

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