The Governor’s Family


The Governor's family is a fictitious family in New South Wales in the late 19th century, at a time when a number of white men were facing execution for the rape of an Aboriginal girl. The play reveals the tensions between the Governor and his wife, and their two children - between values of the European past and the new world of the colony. It also reveals the contrast between the Governor's public face and his private life.

  • naturalistic drama
  • 240
  • 6 total
  • 3 female identifying, 3 male identifying
  • history
  • 18+, 16 to 18
  • adult, young adult
  • Phoenix Education


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