Event Blood Yellow
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Venue Cowra Civic Centre, Cowra, NSW
First Date 2 August 2005
Opening Date 2 August 2005
Last Date 8 August 2005
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere No
Description The play is based around the events of the Cowra Breakout in 1944. More than 1000 Japanese prisoners launched a mass attack on their guards in a desparate effort to escape their prisoner of war camp.
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Frank Bridges Actor
Ernie Burgers Actor
Jenny Clark Actor
Diana Cozadinos Actor
Marc McLeish Actor
Pennie Scott Actor
Peter Starr Actor
Angus Vidulich Actor
Lawrence Ryan Director
Robyn Ryan Director
Geoff Byron Lighting Designer
Joanne Fairall Lighting Designer
Barbara Stellmach Playwright
Jenny Miller Sound Designer
Lawrence Ryan Stage Manager
Robyn Ryan Stage Manager
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Staged to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the Cowra Breakout.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Canberra Area Theatre Awards Collection
Event Identifier 66209