Event J.B.
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Venue Riverside Theatre, Barton, ACT
First Date 13 September 1962
Opening Date 13 September 1962
Last Date 6 October 1962
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere No
Description In translating the story of the Book of Job to the modern world,MacLeish tried to define something of the spiritual unrest of our times. Some dubbed it blasphemous and cynical others an inspiring morality play.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Religious
Name Function Notes
Margaret Atkinson Actor
Andrew Clarke Actor
Penelope Cosford Actor
Victoria Cosford Actor
Irene Elliot Actor
Bill Fisher Actor
Joyce Glynn Actor
Marie Henshaw Actor
Barry Johns Actor
Janette Jones Actor
Les Lawrence Actor
Morag Morton Actor
Valerie Morton Actor
Frank Murphy Actor
Warwick Ongley Actor
Bruce Packard Actor
Harry Schmidt Actor
Inez Shiels Actor
Philip Thistlewaite Actor
John Wells Actor
Stella Wilkie Actor
Michael Wilson Actor
Ric Throssell Director
Ian MacLean Front of House
Pam Crothers Lighting Designer
Robin Nation Lighting Operator
Archibald MacLeish Playwright
Nola Ladds Prompt
Connie Reynolds Prompt
Nola Ladds Properties Master
Connie Reynolds Properties Master
Ralph Davey Set and/or Property Maker
Burt Evans Set and/or Property Maker
Barbara Graham Set and/or Property Maker
Tony Groube Set and/or Property Maker
Barry Johns Set and/or Property Maker
Dick Johnson Set and/or Property Maker
Jim Meredith Set and/or Property Maker
Andre Rannard Set and/or Property Maker
Algis Butavicius Set Designer
Barry Johns Special Effects
Barbara Jordan Stage Manager
Jane Johnson Wardrobe Master / Mistress
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme ACT Heritage Library Performing Arts Collection, Canberra Repertory Society Collection
Event Identifier 70276