IMPORTANT SHOCK TREATMENT DATES


JANUARY

January 5, 1940 - Mike Molloy (cinematographer) was born in Sydney, Australia
January 8, 1941 - Graham Chapman (Advisor, uncredited) was born in Leicester, England.
January 16, 1936 - Michael White (co-executive producer) was born.
January 17, 1978 - Marc Sirdoreus (Marc With A C) born in San Diego, California (USA)

FEBRUARY

February 12, l945 (or 1948) - Cliff De Young (Brad Majors) was born in Los Angeles, CA, USA
February 16, 1929 - Manning Redwood (Harry Weiss) was born in New York, New York, USA
February 17, 1934 - Barry Humphries (Bert Schnick) was born in Kew, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
February 22, 1938 - Barry Dennen (Irwin Lapsey) was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA

MARCH

March 7, 1958 - Rik Mayall ("Rest Home" Ricky) was born in Droitwich, UK
March 7, 2000 - Charles Gray dies of cancer in London, England
March 12, 1945 - Jim Sharman (director, co-writer) was born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
March 25, 1942  - Richard O'Brien (Cosmo McKinley) was born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK

APRIL

April 8, 1943 - John Goldstone (producer) was born in Manchester, England, UK
April 19, 1953 - Ruby Wax (Betty Hapschatt) was born in Evanston, Illinois, USA
April 24, 1949 - Sue Blane (Costumes) was born in Wolverhampton, England, UK

MAY

May 3, 1994 - The Shock Treatment soundtrack was released on compact disc for the first time.
May 24, 1953 - Nell Campbell (Nurse Ansalong) was born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.  Little Nell's birth name was Laura Campbell.
May 28, 1944 - Patricia Quinn (Nation McKinley) was born in Belfast Ireland

JUNE

June 24, 2005 - Imogen Claire (Wardrobe Mistress) dies of Cancer in London, England.
June 21, 2003 - The Big O Con in Wichita, KS shows Shock Treatment
June 29, 1950 - Sal Piro (man on phone) was born in New Jersey

JULY

July 28, 1944 -  Richard Hartley (Original Music) was born in Holmfirth, England, UK

AUGUST

August 5 & 6, 2005 - Midnight Madness shows special showing of Shock Treatment in Chicago, Illinois
August 29, 1928 - Charles Gray (Judge Oliver Wright) was born in Bournemouth, Dorset, England, UK

SEPTEMBER


September, 1981 - Month originally slated for release of Shock Treatment at select theaters.
September 5, 2006 - Shock Treatment is released on DVD in the USA finally.
September 8, 1998 - Shock Treatment Network "on the air" (first day on the internet)
September 20, 1955 - Betsy Brantley (Neely Pritt) was born in Rutherfordton, North Carolina, USA
September 25, 1998 - First showing of Shock Treatment during Kansas City's 9 consecutive weekends of the film at the Trailridge Cinema.
September 25, 1998 - Chicago's Midnight Madness cast performs the film as special guests for the opening night (double feature with The Rocky Horror Picture Show) at Kansas City's Trailridge Cinema.

OCTOBER

October, 1981 - 2nd attempt at releasing Shock Treatment to select theaters in a pre-halloween release date.  However, it did not end up released at that time.
October 1, 1951 - Perry Bedden (Neely's Crew, Sound Man) was born in London, England.  His birth name was Pierre Bedenes
October 4, 1989 - Graham Chapman (Advisor, uncredited) dies of spinal and throat cancer in
October 10, 1949 - Jessica Harper (Janet Majors) was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
October 19, 1966 - Sinitta Renet (Francine) was born in Washington, District of Columbia, USA
October 28, 1979 - Richard O'Brien publicly announces that Shock Treatment is "in the works" at a Rocky Horror convention in New York.

NOVEMBER

November, 1980 - Filming of Shock Treatment begins with the shoot of Macy's comercial, shot on a seperate soundstage.
November, 1981 - 3rd attempt to release Shock Treatment to select theaters.  However, it was not released at that time.
November 4, 1996 - Rufus Collins dies in Amsterdam, Netherlands from AIDS
November 5, 1956 - Eugene Lipinski (Kirk Idol) was born in Wansford Camp, England, UK
November 10, 1959 - Gary Shail (Oscar Drill) was born.
November 10, 1980 - Studio recording of Shock Treatment soundtrack began.

DECEMBER

December, 1981 - After 2 months of delays and bad reviews, Shock Treatment is given a limited release in select cities, usually double billed with Rocky Horror.
December 13, 1933 - Lou Adler (co-executive producer) was born in Chicago, Illinios, USA