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Issue Details: First known date: 1982... 1982 E Tautoteta : monoprakto
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A bilingual play exploring the conflicts between first-generation migrants and their children. The dialogue switches languages as family members use the language of their choice - the mother speaks Greek only, the children speak English between themselves and Greek to their parents and the father uses Greek to his wife and mostly Greek to the children.

Notes

  • English translation of the title: The Identity.
  • Shared 1st prize (with Vasso Kalamaras's play The Bread Trap) in the 1981 playwright's competition organised by the Laike Skene Theatre Company, Melbourne. (BAMW)

Production Details

  • Produced by the company Popular Stage, Melbourne, 1981 & 1983. Also produced in Sydney and Melbourne, 1990, by the Hellenic Theatre Group.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: Greek , English
    • Athens,
      c
      Greece,
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Gutenberg ,
      1982 .
      Extent: 73 p.p.
      Description: illus.
      Note/s:
      • Performed by the company Laike Skene (Popular Stage) in Melbourne, 1981 and 1983 and by the Hellenic Theatre Group in Sydney and Melbourne in 1990; Extract also published in 'Greek Voices in Australia' (1987)
    • Athens,
      c
      Greece,
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Gutenberg ,
      1986 .
      Extent: 73p.
      Edition info: 2nd
      Note/s:
      • Libraries Australia note: Also titled Identification.
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