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Based on the true story of Johnnie Gavin, a 14 year old boy hung in WA in 1842.

This event is a pivotal one to the play, but also, at one level, removed. The story is primarily about three women and their realities, their values and their humanity in the context of a time that saw children hanged and this country

Credits
Director
Julia Cotton
Writer
Cathryn Robinson
Designer
Beverley Campbell Jackson
Puppetry Director
Peter Wilson
Composer
Helena Hendell
History

1987 Premiere Season

1989 Festival of Perth

1987 Performers

Julie Hudspeth

Joanne Foley

Laura Black

Shaunna O'Grady

Reviews & Media

"Magical theatre in fine port puppetry."

"Imaginative, high-quality theatre."

"Always something fresh at Spare Parts."