Event The Poppy God
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Venue Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Umbrella Event Leon Gordon tour
First Date 15 February 1930
Last Date 28 February 1930
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description The action of the drama takes place in the stateroom of a liner
en route from Hong Kong to San Francisco, and in a Chinese merchant's house and an opium den in the Chinatown of San Francisco. It is a powerful play, with a wonderful part for Leon Gordon
Description Source Article
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Roger Barry Actor
George Blunt Actor
Frank Bradley Actor
John D'Arcy Actor
Beatrice Day Actor
Leon Gordon Actor
Nancy Gordon Actor
B. N. Lewin Actor
Mary MacGregor Actor
Hal Percy Actor
Sam Stern Actor
Charles Wheeler Actor
Leon Gordon Director
Le Roy Clemens Playwright
Leon Gordon Playwright
Thomas Grant Springer Playwright
Works
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Book Tallis, Silent Showman
Newspaper LEON GORDON'S NEW PLAY (1930, February 7). The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995), p. 8. Retrieved June 15, 2019, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2276427
Event Identifier 145921