y Granite Peak single work   drama   - Three acts
Issue Details: First known date: 1951 1951
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Adaptations

form y Granite Peak Robert Irvine , United Kingdom (UK) : ITV , 1957 8103629 1957 single work film/TV

Notes

  • Roland began work on the play in the 1930s and it was originally set in the Goulburn Valley. The play was completed in 1951.

Production Details

  • Despite being written as a play, the first performance was the television adaptation by Robert Irvine, which was part of ITV Play of the Week.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

      ca. 1951 .
      Extent: [1], 96 leavesp.
      Description: Typescript (photocopy)
      (Manuscript) assertion

      Holdings

      Held at: University of Queensland University of Queensland Library Fryer Library
      Location: The Hanger Collection of Australian Playscripts
      Local Id: H1943
      ca. 1951 .
      Extent: [1], 105 leavesp.
      Description: Typescript (photocopy)
      (Manuscript) assertion

      Holdings

      Held at: University of Queensland University of Queensland Library Fryer Library
      Location: The Hanger Collection of Australian Playscripts
      Local Id: H1943A
First known date: 1957

Works about this Work

An Interview with Betty Roland Nicole Moore (interviewer), 2007 single work interview
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 67 no. 1-2 2007; (p. 362-376)
Purse Strings and Apron Strings : Women's Economic Agency Susan Pfisterer , Carolyn Pickett , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: Playing with Ideas : Australian Women Playwrights from the Suffragettes to the Sixties 1999; (p. 95-127)
Introduction Philip Parsons , 1988 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Touch of Silk [and] Granite Peak 1988; (p. vii-xxiii)
Betty Roland's 'The Touch of Silk' and 'Granite Peak' Sue Thomas , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australasian Drama Studies , April no. 8 1986; (p. 81-94)
An Interview with Betty Roland Nicole Moore (interviewer), 2007 single work interview
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 67 no. 1-2 2007; (p. 362-376)
Betty Roland's 'The Touch of Silk' and 'Granite Peak' Sue Thomas , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australasian Drama Studies , April no. 8 1986; (p. 81-94)
Introduction Philip Parsons , 1988 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Touch of Silk [and] Granite Peak 1988; (p. vii-xxiii)
Purse Strings and Apron Strings : Women's Economic Agency Susan Pfisterer , Carolyn Pickett , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: Playing with Ideas : Australian Women Playwrights from the Suffragettes to the Sixties 1999; (p. 95-127)
Last amended 14 Jan 2016 11:57:48
Settings:
  • Bush,
  • Katherine, Batchelor - Katherine area, Top End, Northern Territory,
  • 1950s
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