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Issue Details: First known date: 2003... 2003 Falling Petals
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Notes

  • Falling Petals was selected for presentation as part of a three-week Australian National Playwrights Centre exchange with the New Dramatists in New York, 2003.
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Production Details

  • Short-listed by Playbox Theatre, Falling Petals had a rehearsed reading directed by Tom Healey 2 June 2002 at the George Fairfax Studio, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne.


    First performed at the Beckett Theatre, CUB Malthouse, 27 June - 19 July 2003.


    Western Australia premiere by the Black Swan Theatre Company and Be Active BSX Theatre at the Blue Room, May 2006.

    Director: Adam Mitchell.

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Works about this Work

Australian Gothic Drama : Mapping a Nation's Trauma from Convicts to the Stolen Generation Stephen Carleton , 2015 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australasian Drama Studies , June no. 66 2015; (p. 11-39)
Inheritors of the Dead Heart : Magical realism in 'These People' and 'Falling Petals' by Ben Ellis. Ricci-Jane Adams , 2006 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australasian Drama Studies , April no. 48 2006; (p. 189-202)
The Ill Effects of Hollow Lies Mark Hopkins , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 12-13 February 2005; (p. 25)

— Review of Falling Petals Ben Ellis , 2003 single work drama
Lifting the Veil on Rednecks and Refugees Can Be Scary Sharon Verghis , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 10 September 2003; (p. 15)
No Easy Way Out of a Dying Country Town Thuy On , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 4 July 2003; (p. 14)

— Review of Falling Petals Ben Ellis , 2003 single work drama
No Easy Way Out of a Dying Country Town Thuy On , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 4 July 2003; (p. 14)

— Review of Falling Petals Ben Ellis , 2003 single work drama
The Ill Effects of Hollow Lies Mark Hopkins , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 12-13 February 2005; (p. 25)

— Review of Falling Petals Ben Ellis , 2003 single work drama
Lifting the Veil on Rednecks and Refugees Can Be Scary Sharon Verghis , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 10 September 2003; (p. 15)
Inheritors of the Dead Heart : Magical realism in 'These People' and 'Falling Petals' by Ben Ellis. Ricci-Jane Adams , 2006 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australasian Drama Studies , April no. 48 2006; (p. 189-202)
Australian Gothic Drama : Mapping a Nation's Trauma from Convicts to the Stolen Generation Stephen Carleton , 2015 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australasian Drama Studies , June no. 66 2015; (p. 11-39)
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