Event The Fire on the Snow / The Hungerers
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Venue Wallace Theatre, University of Sydney, NSW
First Date 11 April 1958
Opening Date 11 April 1958
Last Date 12 April 1958
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere No
Description The Fire on the Snow is a verse play by Douglas Stewart about the Terra Nova Expedition to Antarctica by Robert Falcon Scott. It premiered on ABC radio on 6 June 1941 to great acclaim.
Description Source Website
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Subjects Antarctica
Exploration
Organisations
Sydney University Players, Presenting Company
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Roger Black Actor
Douglas Bladon Actor
John Cummings Actor
Robert Laidley Actor
Roger Lupton Actor
Bill Pinwill Actor
Janet Uhr Actor
Storry Walton Actor
Patricia Wildie Actor
Bill Pinwill Administrator
Carole Bell Assistant Stage Manager
John Croyston Director
Philip Graham Director
Anton Crouch Lighting Operator
William Saroyan Playwright
Douglas Stewart Playwright
Andrew Fisher Stage Manager
Resources
Programme: The Fire on the Snow / The Hungerers, University of Adelaide Library Special Collections, 1 April 1958
Works
The Fire on the Snow
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme
Australian Drama Project (UQ) Key FIREONTDS
Newspaper The Sydney Morning Herald, 11 April 1958
Magazine The Bulletin, 16 April 1958, 25
Event Identifier 71364