The Shark is Broken
Tour synopsis, cast & creatives
'You're gonna need a bigger boat.' Jaws, Martha's Vineyard 1974: three iconic actors, Robert Shaw, Roy Scheider and Richard Dreyfuss, are tortuously confined together on the Orca while filming, enduring endless delays, studio politics, foul weather and a constantly broken mechanical shark called Bruce. Conversation deteriorates into actor insecurities, competing egos, petty rivalry and excess alcohol consumption.Performers Ian Shaw (Robert Shaw), Demetri Goritsas (Roy Scheider), Liam Murray Scott (Richard Dreyfuss).
Author Joseph Nixon. Author Ian Shaw. Producer Sonia Friedman Productions. Director Guy Masterson. Design Duncan Henderson. Costume Duncan Henderson. Lighting Neil Austin. Lighting Jamie Platt. Sound Adam Cork. Music Adam Cork. Design Nina Dunn (video).