One suit, eight nights.
The opportunity of a lifetime.

Written and performed by
Russell Cheek
Produced by Catnip Productions

28 August – 1 Sept

28 August – 1 Sept

Stephen Abbott

Lighting Designer
& Stage Manager
Jacky Bennett

Cat Dibley

In 1993, performer (and The Castanet Club member) Russell Cheek had a brainwave: he would climb out of unemployed – actor poverty by attempting to win the major jackpot and prizes on Sale of the Century. Now Russell takes to the stage to evoke the spirit of 1990s Australia, and tell the tale of one man’s quest to scale the summit of the ‘Everest’ of Australian quiz shows.

Russell’s true story is one of dedication, perseverance and grit. It’s also genuinely suspenseful, and very, very funny. With direction from Stephen Abbott (aka The Sandman), Russell Cheek guides us all, with the help of his very own ‘Sale’ footage, on a nail-biting journey through a retro minefield of golf clubs, models, cars and cash – and potential national humiliation.

Who Am I? has charmed and delighted audiences of all ages in Sydney, Newcastle and Canberra, and at the 2016 Adelaide Festival.

“Mr. Cheek has a definite charm and charisma that makes his chronicling a carefree and comic delight.”

Australian Stage

“Russell Cheek is a master narrator. He takes the audience on a wild ride through the history, glamour and bad attire of 1990’s commercial television.”

The Upside News (Adelaide)

“ … a winning, warm and rewarding seventy minutes in the theatre.”

Suzy Goes See

Production Partner

8pm, Tuesday 28 August
6.30pm, Wednesday 29 August
11am, Thursday 30 August
8pm, Thursday 30 August
8pm, Friday 31 August
8pm, Saturday 1 September

Single Tickets

$49 / Full Price
$40 / Concession
$30 / Student
$32ea / Group 10+
$30ea / Group 20+
Book tickets online to avoid a $3 booking fee.


If you have requirements not listed; please give us a call on (02) 6021 7433 and we will do our best to assist you!

Restricted Mobility 
Patrons with restricted mobility can be seated in the front row to avoid any steps.
Call us on (02) 6021 7433 to reserve a seat

We can accommodate up to four wheelchair patrons per performance. Our accessible seats are the best seats – in the front row!
It’s important to call ahead on (02) 6021 7433 to let us know you are coming, so that we can ensure your needs are catered for.

Guide & Companion Dogs 
Are welcome! Just let us know which performance you are coming to so we can reserve a seat in the front row with room for your dog. Call (02) 6021 7433.

Patrons with a Companion Card can access a free ticket for an attendant to accompany them.
Call (02) 6021 7433 to make a booking.

Audio Described Performances 
Select performances throughout the year will be audio-described by Vision Australia – check the calendar on page 27.
Please call us on (02) 6021 7433 to book your seat and headset.

Hearing Loop 
We provide a hearing loop in the Theatre for hearing aids with this functionality.

Main Season Flexi Pack Prices

Subscribing by 22 December means you’ll not only get the best Early Bird package deals, you’ll also get first pick of limited tickets for EXTRA shows, that will sell out, and the opportunity to purchase tickets for opening nights – first in best dressed!

Flexi 10 – $320
Flexi 5 – $180 ($155 before 5pm 22 December 2017)
Flexi 4 – $148
Flexi 3 – $111 ($99 before 5pm 22 December 2017)

Subscriber Additional Tickets
$38 Full and $35 Concession

If you need help to decide on the best package just phone (02) 6021 7433 during business hours and we’ll happily talk you through the options.

Special Discounts

School Groups
Call us on 02 6021 7433 to find out more about affordable tickets for school students and their teachers.

We require you to show your valid concession, student or companion card when purchasing tickets and entering the theatre.

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