Event Kid Stakes
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Venue Russell Street Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 2 December 1975
Opening Date December 1975
Last Date 24 January 1976
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description Kid Stakes is actually Ray Lawler's prequel to Summer of The 17th Doll ... it is set in Emma Leech's boarding house in Carlton in 1937, 17 years before the events of the 17th Doll, although Lawler wrote it 20 years later.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Subjects Holidays
Working Life
Name Function Notes
Alan Andrews Actor
Elspeth Ballantyne Actor
Peter Curtin Actor
Sandy Gore Actor
Monica Maughan Actor
Bruce Myles Actor
Clare Stanham Assistant Stage Manager
Anne Fraser Costume Designer
John Sumner Director
Jamieson Lewis Lighting Designer
Steve Aujard Lighting Operator
Ray Lawler Playwright
Peter Roehlen Production Manager
Anne Fraser Set Designer
Judith Alexander Stage Manager
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Cast List MTC Records
Book John McCallum, Belonging: Australian Playwriting in the 20th Century, Currency Press, Strawberry Hills, NSW, 2009
Event Identifier 78440