Event The Gentle Rain from Heaven
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Venue Theatre 62, Hilton, SA
First Date 27 March 1963
Last Date 20 April 1963
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere No
Description Three Act Play. Set in the living room at Tooroombie, the Gordon Homestead at Parawagga, a bush township in New South Wales.
The play is based on an actual case which took place in New Zealand.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
John Adams Actor Judge's Associate
Keith Barnett Actor Associate
Murray Dickson Actor Associate
Ron Dix Actor Det Sgt Waite
Malcolm Falkenberg Actor Recorder
Jack Fisher Actor Policeman
Peter Goerecke Actor Mr T Vyning Scott
Adrian Goulding Actor Mr. A. P. Wallace
John Haynes Actor Bob
Barrie Heaven Actor Dr Stanley Lorrmer
Jim Hind Actor Fred
Les Hinton Actor Tipstaff
Margery Irving Actor Edie
Monte Kempster Actor Policeman
Carmel Millhouse Actor Linda Gordon
Cliff Neate Actor Jim Gordon
Myra Noblett Actor Mrs Ida Burton
Francis Villeneuve-Smith Actor Mr Justice McDonald
Desmond White Administrator Theatre Manager
Francis Villeneuve-Smith Consultant Advisor on Court Procedure
Steele Key Lighting Designer
Awdry Hewlett Playwright
John Edmund Producer
Walter Plinge Sound Operator/Engineer
Susan Beard Stage Manager
Janice Dawes Stage Manager
Malcolm Falkenberg Stage Manager
De-Anne Peaterson Stage Manager
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian Drama Project (UQ) Key GENTLERAH
Newspaper Advertiser, 22 March 1963, 5
Programme University of Adelaide Library Theatre Collection
Event Identifier 75663