After producing four plays in quick succession, Patrick White focused on novels for the next fourteen years. He returned to the theatre after Jim Sharman successfully revived Season of Sarsaparilla in 1976.
The material temptations of society are placed in the path of a trio of wealthy socialites.
Meet Theo and Ivy Vokes: from passionate youth to the relaxed companionship of old age, their marriage grows within the Australian suburban sprawl, observed and commented on by two supernatural beings.
An asylum for misfits in the Southern Highlands of NSW is the setting for ambiguous relationships, a daring escape and a climactic shoot-out.
Shepherd on the Rocks
The rector of a small town called Budgiwank, Daniel Shepherd, longs to convert the sleazy crowds of Kings Cross.