|Statement||by Frederic Majer.|
|LC Classifications||HG221.5 .M3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||3 p. l., 121 p.|
|Number of Pages||121|
|LC Control Number||39030920|
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Wertenbaker wrote Our Country’s Good as a stage adaptation of the novel The Playmaker by Thomas Kenneally. Like Wertenbaker’s play, The Playmaker is about a penal colony in Sydney Cove, Australia, where a Lieutenant works closely with a number of convicts to stage a play. In both the novel and Wertenbaker’s work, the play that the convicts produce is The Recruiting Officer, a piece of. Our Country's Good is a play written by British playwright, Timberlake Wertenbaker, adapted from the Thomas Keneally novel The story concerns a group of Royal Marines and convicts in a penal colony in New South Wales, in the s, who put on a production of The Recruiting premiered: Royal Court Theatre, London, UK. The Our Country’s Good Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. Wisehammer views his punishment of transportation not only as a money-saving measure designed to free space in prisons but also as a Author: Timberlake Wertenbaker. The Our Country’s Good Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like : Timberlake Wertenbaker.
Customer Reviews "Our Country's Good was a strong choice for our university. Our first year students read Just Mercy over the summer, and discussions about criminal justice systems were part of the curriculum this semester, and this brought 18th century British crime and punishment (and redemption) to the conversation. Start studying Our Country's Good Quotes. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Australia A young married lieutenant is directing rehearsals of the first play ever to be staged in that country. With only two copies of the text, a cast of convicts, and one leading lady who may be about to be hanged, conditions are hardly ideal Winner of the Laurence Olivier Play of the Year Award in , and many other major awards, Our Country's Good premiered at the Royal. Our Countrys National Parks, Volume One, Mid Century Edition by Melbo, Irving Robert. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner Rating: % positive.