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Issue Details: First known date: 2006... 2006 Do Not Go Gentle...
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

This play juxtaposes the journeys towards death of members of Robert Falcon Scott's Antarctic expedition with that of residents in an Australian nursing home.

Production Details

  • First produced at fortyfivedownstairs theatre, Melbourne, Victoria, 6 - 29 August, 2010. Directed by Julian Meyrick.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 2006

Works about this Work

The Life In Them Words Ben Brooker , 2016 single work essay
— Appears in: Sydney Review of Books , November 2016;
Canvas Rage, Rage About the Dying of Quality Australian Drama As Too Often We Play It Safe Julian Meyrick , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 19 September 2011; (p. 15)
Gently Does It with Playwright's Triple Treat 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 13 September 2011; (p. 17)
Triple Treat a Possibility for Playwright Robin Usher , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 2 August 2011; (p. 15)
Election Dramas Michael Connor , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Quadrant , October vol. 54 no. 10 2010; (p. 100-103)
A Truly Captivating Production Martin Ball , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 9 August 2010; (p. 19)

— Review of Do Not Go Gentle... Patricia Cornelius , 2006 single work drama
Untitled John Bailey , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 15 August 2010; (p. 19)

— Review of Do Not Go Gentle... Patricia Cornelius , 2006 single work drama
The Poeetry of Age in An Uncertain World Alison Croggon , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 9 August 2010; (p. 17)

— Review of Do Not Go Gentle... Patricia Cornelius , 2006 single work drama
Prize Winner That May Not Be Staged Neil Pigot , 2007 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 16 August 2007;
Worth the Wait Robin Usher , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 17 November 2009; (p. 14)
Play No Sentimental Journey for this Assembly of Stayers John Bailey , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 25 July 2010; (p. 7)
Election Dramas Michael Connor , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Quadrant , October vol. 54 no. 10 2010; (p. 100-103)
Triple Treat a Possibility for Playwright Robin Usher , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 2 August 2011; (p. 15)
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