Quiet Night

March 19th, 1942 — March 20th, 1942


Venue

Albert Hall, Brisbane

Producer

Brisbane Repertory Theatre

Director

Barbara Sisley

Playwright

Dorothy Blewett

Cast

Joan Clouston
Marie Dickinson
Daphne Roemermann
Jean Jarott
Lorna Watt
Mavis Busch
Rosemary Stevenson
Merle Dinning
Dick Englart


Quiet Night by Dorothy Blewett (1942)

Australian playwright Dorothy Blewett’s ironically titled new play Quiet Night was directed by Barbara Sisley.A comedy set in a hospital with a cast of eight women and one man playing an array of nurses and doctors as the main characters, it became a very popular choice with amateur groups throughout Australia and England.

Writer: Christine Comans


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