Recommended for community theatre
Each month our Literary Manager, John Kachoyan, delves into our extensive catalogue and suggests plays that are well suited for production by community theatre groups. This list brings together a growing selection of recemmendations from the past few years. You can also receive these recommendations via email, by signing up here
Tonight is the annual Parents and Friends evening of the First Cardwell Street Brownies. But when the new District Commissioner arrives to inspect the Brownie Troupe, she's not expecting spray cans, a hip flask full of whisky and a mushroom that incorporates a short wave radio.
The year is 1962 and the world is worrying about the Cuban missile crisis, except for Lewis, a youth on the cusp of manhood, growing up in a Melbourne housing commission suburb. He is preoccupied with flying saucers, much to the disgust of his friend Brian who can think only of...