Inside the Island ; The Precious Woman

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Currency Press, 1981 - Australian drama - 208 pages
In the first play a matriarchal imitation of English society is destroyed by an outbreak of 'holy fire' madness from a wheat fungus in Western NSW (9 men, 4 women). In the second, the child-like Su-ling in China in the 1920s, learns there is no place for compassion in the execution of social change (10 men, 4 women). Music by Sarah de Jong.

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Authors Preface to Inside the Island
Directors Notes Neil Armfield
Directors Notes Richard Wherrett

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