Event The Gift
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Venue Police Boys' Club Theatrette, Broken Hill, NSW
First Date 20 March 1960
Last Date 3 April 1960
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere No
Description The plot hinges on a corneal transplant being carried out. Elizabeth is fiercely determined to bestow this precious gift on her sister Julie. Why would she make such an unusual sacrifice?
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Blindness
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Dawn Bakarich Actor Lady Elizabeth Crossley
Neil Fitzgerald Actor Justin Allister, assistant to Sir David
Helen Hoban Actor Mrs Saunders, the housekeeper
Sue McGlinchey Actor Julie Dennison, sister to Lady Elizabeth
Jan Richards Actor Miss Hooper, secretary to Sir David
Kevin Skelsey Actor Sir David Crossley, an ophthalmic surgeon
Mary Lumsden Playwright
Max Middleton Producer
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Newspaper Barrier Miner, 19 Mar 1960, p.8
Event Identifier 95364