Event The Language of the Gods
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Venue Merlyn Theatre, Southbank, VIC
First Date 8 September 1999
Last Date 1999
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description Sulawesi 1946. Dutch colonial rule is on the brink of collapse. The Braak family faces the inevitable, but not before confronting the truth about their own lives and the legacy they will leave behind.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Subjects Colonial Issues
Name Function Notes
Melita Jurisic Actor
Todd MacDonald Actor
Robert Menzies Actor
Robert Morgan Actor
Sri Pudjiarti Dean Actor
Alexandra Sangster Actor
Alison Whyte Actor
Anthony Wong Actor
Sanggar Lestari Choreographer
Darrin Verhagen Composer
Aubrey Mellor Director
David Murray Lighting Designer
Louis Nowra Playwright
Armando Licul Stage Manager
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Book John McCallum, Belonging: Australian Playwriting in the 20th Century, Currency Press, Strawberry Hills, NSW, 2009
Event Identifier 77493