By Archana Ram
Updated October 26, 2010 at 06:05 PM EDT

There’s a flurry of excitement for tonight’s Rocky Horror episode of Glee, so to get you Gleeks even more pumped to “Time Warp,” check out a young Russell Crowe playing Eddie and Dr. Scott in a 1987 staging of the The Rocky Horror Picture Show in Melbourne, Australia. Thank you, YouTube, for archiving gems like these:

How do you think young Russ fared on stage? Should he quit this whole dramatic-actor thing and make a beeline for Broadway?