Event The Sacred Flame
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Venue Monaro Hostel, Cooma North, NSW
First Date 24 August 1960
Last Date 24 August 1960
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere No
Description The Sacred Flame is the story about the misfortune of Maurice Tabret, previously a soldier of World War I who had returned home unscathed to marry his sweetheart Stella. Unfortunately, after only a year of marriage, Maurice is involved in a plane crash and left "crippled" from the waist down. The play commences some years later in Gatley House near London, home of Maurice's mother, Mrs. Tabret.
Description Source Article
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Physical Disability
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Roland Beech Actor
Daphne Culpin Actor
Betty Gibson Actor
David Herbert Actor
Frances Herbert Actor
Ray McDermott Actor
Angus McKinnon Actor
Doris Walsh Actor
William Somerset Maugham Playwright
Frances Herbert Producer
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Public play reading.
Data Source
Source Description
Newspaper
Event Identifier 141933