Event The Removalists
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Venue Nimrod Street Theatre, Darlinghurst, NSW
First Date 13 October 1971
Opening Date 13 October 1971
Last Date 1971
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Sisters Fiona and Kate go to their local police station to report on a domestic abuse incident and meet their local cops - Simmonds, a brutish chauvinist and Ross an awkward new recruit. When the four meet to move Fiona's belongings that evening her husband Kenny is enraged and the evening spirals into violence with devastating consequences.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Masculinity
Power
Violence
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Don Crosby Actor
Martin Harris Actor
Chris Haywood Actor
Max Phipps Actor
Carole Skinner Actor
Jacki Weaver Actor
Larry Eastwood Designer
John Bell Director
David Williamson Playwright
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Presented as a double-bill with After Magritte.The complete cast has been entered.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Book D. Williamson, 'The Removalists', Currency Press 1972
Event Identifier 5993