Event Summer of the Seventeenth Doll
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Venue Russell Street Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Umbrella Event The Doll Trilogy
First Date 24 January 1977
Last Date 5 February 1977
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Two sugar cane-cutters from Queensland visit two women in Melbourne for the summer.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Subjects Holidays
Working Life
Name Function Notes
Christine Amor Actor Bubba Ryan
Peter Curtin Actor Roo Webber
David Downer Actor Johnnie Dowd
Sandy Gore Actor Pearl Cunningham
Irene Inescort Actor Emma Leech
Bruce Myles Actor Barney Ibbot
Carole Skinner Actor Olive Leech
Harry Tawse Assistant Stage Manager
Anne Fraser Costume Designer
John Sumner Director
Jamieson Lewis Lighting Designer
Brian Gareh Lighting Operator
Ray Lawler Playwright
Peter Roehlen Production Manager
Anne Fraser Set Designer
Judith Alexander Stage Manager
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Sourced from programme for The Doll Trilogy, Russell Street Theatre, 1976. The three plays were presented as a season with all three presented in sequence on 12 and 19 February, 1978. There are two programmes in the Wolanski Collection of which one is a souvenir programme autographed by Ray Lawler, John Sumner and Anne Fraser.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Cast List MTC Records
Event Identifier 30111