Author's note: The text published here is the complete version used towards the final weeks of rehearsal and does not include any subsequent revisions or cuts made by the author.
Includes programme from the State Theatre Company of South Australia production.
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.
Dreams of Australia SewellStephen Sewell,
2014single work essay — Appears in:
32014;(p. 15-20)'My play, Dreams in an Empty City, a story set in the murderously ruthless world of Australian property finance, was first produced in 1986, just a few months before the international crash of 1987, which was, at that point, the greatest market crash since 1929. And, according to the standard economic theory still taught in schools, impossible.' (15)