Event A Hard God
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Venue Nimrod Street Theatre, Darlinghurst, NSW
First Date 17 August 1973
Opening Date 17 August 1973
Last Date September 1973
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description The story of the Cassidy family. Dan and his wife Aggie and his two brothers Martin and Paddy and their wives. Dan is the pillar of the family the one the others turn to in times of trouble. One year whilst the family is on holiday in Woy Woy NSW Dan's son meets Jack. Jack is immediately attrached to Dan and makes his intentions clear. At first Dan is confused but a relationship develops between the teenagers - but will it just be a summer love?
Description Source Website
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Australian National Identity
Family
Relationships
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Gloria Dawn Actor
Gerry Duggan Actor
Kay Eklund Actor
Frank Gallacher Actor
Graham Rouse Actor
Andrew Sharp Actor
Tony Sheldon Actor
Larry Eastwood Designer
John Bell Director
Peter Kenna Playwright
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Book Currency Press "Companion to the Theatre in Australia"
Book John McCallum, Belonging: Australian Playwriting in the 20th Century, Currency Press, Strawberry Hills, NSW, 2009
Event Identifier 66499