IPSWICH actor Eugene Gilfedder has scored the lead role of Sherlock Holmes in the upcoming world premiere of ‘The Mystery of the Valkyrie’ at QPAC which will run from March 11 to 19.
Eugene has been involved with professional theatre and music performance since 1981.
In that time, he has accrued more than 100 theatre productions in the role of actor, director, writer, music director, sound artist or composer.
He has worked extensively with all major theatre companies in Queensland including the Queensland Theatre Company, La Boite, Performing Arts Trust, The Queensland Orchestra and many more.
Interstate, he has worked with Performing Lines, Adelaide Festival, Sydney Festival, Marion St Theatre, Bell Shakespeare, and others.
He was co-director for Fractal Theatre from 1989-2000, who produced more than 20 radical theatre events on an independent basis.
His original music/theatre piece, The Fiveways, was performed in the 2008 Brisbane Festival.
In 2000 he gained the Melbourne Green Room Award for Best Actor and he is six times a recipient of the Matilda Award for excellence in Queensland theatre