Salient. An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria College, Wellington, N.Z. Vol. 7, No. 7 July 26, 1944
To rejuvenated, hard-working Drama Club, plans for activity in the near future loom large. Press-ganged casts, at first cynical, now enthuse about their plays.
- One-acter for British Drama League contest.
- Full-dress production of O'Neill's sea-drama, "Anna Christie."
- Reading of a Three-acter.
- Lecture by Elsie Lloyd on Make-up.
The Drama League entry is "The Locked Chest," by Masefield, a comedy-drama of twelfth-century Iceland. Presented at the Concert Chamber on 27th July at 7.30, it will be repeated at a Drama Club function in the Gym. on Friday, 28th. Producer: Nada Martin. Cast: Basia Goodman, Derek Rose, Fanny Walker, Dennis Hartley.
"Anna Christie," scheduled for three nights in mid-August, is produced by Allona Priestley, stars Edith Hannah, Laurie Gardiner, Dick Campion; is a fascinating study of the lure of the sea.