Event Telling Mrs. Baker
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Venue ABC Radio, Melbourne - Russell Street studios, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 15 June 1937
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description "Two drover mates of dead man attempt to convince his widow that his death was heroic and mourned for. Mrs. Baker is not deceived but allows his mates to complete their charitable deception."
Description Source Article
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Radio
Subjects Death
Rural communities
Name Function Notes
Henry Lawson Author
Vance Palmer Playwright
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Adapted from Henry Lawson's short story of that name (1902).
Data Source
Source Description
Australian Drama Project (UQ) TELLINGMVP
Event Identifier 96547