Event Betrayal
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Venue Russell Street Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 30 January 1980
Last Date 29 March 1980
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description "The play begins in the present, with the meeting of Emma and Jerry, whose adulterous affair of seven years ended two years earlier. Thereafter, in a series of contiguous scenes, the play moves backward in time, from the end of the Emma-Jerry affair to its beginning, throwing into relief the little lies and oblique remarks which, in this timereverse, reveal more than direct statements, or overt actions, ever could."
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Elizabeth Alexander Actor Emma
Neil Fitzpatrick Actor Robert
Edward Hepple Actor Waiter
John Stanton Actor Jerry
Nano Nagle Assistant Director
Annie Heath Assistant Stage Manager
Tanya McCallin Designer
John Sumner Director
Philip Wadds Lighting Operator
Harold Pinter Playwright
Keith Foote Stage Manager
Resources
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information This production is not listed in Melbourne Theatre Company records.
Data Source
Source Description
Book Performing Arts Year Book of Australia 1980
Programme Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Event Identifier 29693