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Issue Details: First known date: 1985... 1985 Collected Plays : Volume I
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Notes

  • Foreword by Katharine Brisbane. Bibliographical Note by May-Brit Akerholt. Performance press reviews available pp. 359-361.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Currency Press , 1985 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Ham Funeral, Patrick White , single work drama (p. 11-74)
The Season at Sarsaparilla : A Charade of Suburbia in Two Acts, Patrick White , single work drama (p. 75-177)
A Cheery Soul, Patrick White , single work drama (p. 179-264)
Night on Bald Mountain, Patrick White , single work drama

'Night on Bald Mountain has been called Patrick White's attempt at the first Australian tragedy. A new nurse has arrived to take care of the notorious Mrs Sword at the house on Bald Mountain. Despite best intentions, she finds herself swept up in the machinations and preoccupations of a cast of restless oddities. Ultimately, the flaws of human nature soon emerge as forces beyond all control.'

Source: Malthouse Theatre (2014 season).

(p. 265-356)

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