The Drama Hour

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Sunday, 26 June 2016
Passing Through by Mervyn Thompson

A live theatre recording of his one-man show,  made in Christchurch as Thompson toured the production in 1991. Piano accompanist Kay Reiche.

Passing Through

Mervyn Thompson on the cover of the script of Coaltown blues

Mervyn Thompson Photo: Te Ara

Mervyn Thompson's autobiographical survey of New Zealand drama encompassing a number of milestones in his own life and in the development of New Zealand theatre - events and productions which he was associated with as an actor, critic, director or playwright

Mervyn Thompson's one-man show - an autobiographical monologue, encompassing a number of milestones in his own life and in the development of New Zealand theatre – events and productions which he was associated with as an actor, critic, director or playwright. This 1991 presentation during Mervyn Thompson's final tour, was recorded  in Christchurch by Alistair McAlpine  .  The Narrator was Elizabeth Alley.