'Teachers and students confront each other in an uncompromising environment. The younger idealistic teachers side with the students against their more experienced and occasionally embittered senior colleagues. The System remains intractable and dehumanising for both students and teachers.' (RGM Associates website, http://www.rgm.com.au/nm_lit.html)
First produced at the Childers Street Hall, Canberra, 1 November 1977.
Re-written for Griffin Theatre Co. and produced at the Stables Theatre, Sydney, 21 February 1984.
Note:Between pages 26 and 27 there are four unnumbered pages relating to the Griffin Theatre Company production, including cast list and biographies for author, director and designer.
Series:Current Theatre SeriesCurrency Press
1983-series - publisher 'Current Theatre Series consists of Australian plays published with the program inserted and sold during theatre seasons. The aim of the series is to promote and encourage new dramatic writing and make it accessible to theatregoers and the public. The text is presented at the first day of rehearsal and does not contain changes which the author may choose to make after the play has commenced its present season - these will be incorporated into any new edition published by Currency.' Currency Press.