TAG: Patrick White
UAA Series 1477 Item 2 ‘The Ham Funeral’ 1961 program
Patrick White would have been 100 this year, and he would no doubt have enjoyed the vindication implicit in The Ham Funeral being reprised in a major production 50 years after its premiere in Adelaide – this time as part of the Festival. The Ham […]
“Perhaps there was among the audience the thought that a reactionary Establishment was being beaten on its own ground, that the evening was going to be a triumph of the imagination over mediocrity. So it was.”
Geoffrey Dutton on The Ham Funeral (Quoted by David Marr in Patrick White: A Life).
The University Archives recently received a […]