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form y separately published work icon Madam Will Wait single work   radio play   - One act
Adaptation of Madam Will Wait : A Comedy in One Act D. L. Waraker , 1931 single work drama
Issue Details: First known date: 1934... 1934 Madam Will Wait
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Adapted from Waraker's one-act play, set entirely in the waiting room of a fashionable beauty salon. The notes that appeared in contemporary newspapers hint at the re-orientating of the drama for radio:

Even in the Introductory note the description of the characters is Interesting—"a lady who is so grand that even her voice sounds expensive"—"a flippant flapper whose finger nails are so resplendent that listeners may almost see the gleam of them shine through the loud speakers," and so on.


'Radio Interests: 4BK Notes', Telegraph, 21 March 1934, p.19.

Production Details

  • Broadcast on Brisbane radio station 4BK at 8:30pm on 21 March 1934.

    Producer: Royston Marsden.

    Cast: 4BK Radio Players.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Brisbane, Queensland,: 4BK , 1934 .
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