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Naked Island

Naked Island
Written by Russell Braddon
Directed by Mike Rand, assisted by Polly Owen
13 – 18 March 1989

The Naked Island is a 1952 memoir by Russell Braddon about his time as a prisoner of war in Changi, Singapore during World War II. The book sold over two million copies and has come to be regarded as a classic of Australian literature. This is the stage adaption.


Jacko – Roger Butler
Magpie – Kevin Fraser
Mum – Brian Roberts
Ken – David Maun
Oscar – Graeme Horner
Robbie – Graham Lindsay
Japanese Soldier – Phillip Pearce


Stage Manager – Harry Randall
Assistant Stage Manager – Pauline Fielder
Set Design – Dennis Kingshott
Set Built by – Graham Peters
Lighting – Dennis Kingshott, Jaqui Rand
Properties – Pamela Horner, Nikki Horner
Sound – Bill Fielder
Costumes – Polly Owen

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