Before I Get Old single work   drama   humour   - 80 minutes, p59
Issue Details: First known date: 2006 2006
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'Set in England in the 1950s and 60s, we follow the often comic fortunes of a group of kids - from the chaos of primary school to the uniformity of secondary school, sexual awakening and the trials and tribulations of adolescence. The austerity of post-war Britain gives way to the freedoms and problems of the 'Swinging Sixties' as the kids and their parents face a changing world and values. Written with the assistance of an Edith Cowan University research grant, and the contribution of WAAPA acting students.' (Source: Australian Script Centre website)

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First known date: 2006
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    y Collection #7 : 27 New Plays from the Australian Script Centre Lian Tanner (editor), Hobart : Australian Script Centre , 2008 Z1594920 2008 anthology drama The twenty-seven plays on this CD have been selected by our National Reading Group as representing some of the best in contemporary Australian scriptwriting. Many of them have either won or been short-listed for major prizes, and they cover a wide range of themes and styles, from documentary theatre to seditious comedy and apocalyptic drama. Some of the playwrights are well-established, others are emerging writers whose work shows exciting potential. (Source: CD ROM) Hobart : Australian Script Centre , 2008 pg. 5
Last amended 2 Jun 2009
  • ca. 1950-1960
  • c
    United Kingdom (UK),
    Western Europe, Europe,
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