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Newspaper - Farrago, 4 Apr 1951 Reg. No: HT 2385
- Copy of the newspaper Farrago for the 4th of April 1951, pages 1 to 2 and 7 to 8. It has an review of 'Antigone'. In 1951 Nicos Dimitracopoulos directed a production of Sophocles' 'Antigone' in modern Greek at the Union Theatre at Melbourne University. A theatrical milestone, it was probably the first production of Greek tragedy in Greek in Victoria. Lili Sigalas had a minor part in the play, and was instrumental in organising the logistics of the production and was an active interpreter.
Farrago is the independent Melbourne University student newspaper. It has been published since 1925. Its content is written entirely by students under the direction of the editorial team.
- Section of newspaper, pages one to two and seven to eight. There is extensive text printed in black ink. The paper has been folded twice.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Babette Sigalas, 2003
|Dimensions:||335 mm (Height), 470 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, greek communities, greek immigration, theatre, theatrical performances, news clippings|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sigalas Family Collection, Lili Sigalas, Greek Migrant, 1922|
|Primary Classification:||CULTURAL IDENTITY|
|Secondary Classification:||Ethnicity - Creative Practice|
|Inscriptions:||Extensive text printed in black ink.|
|User:||Mrs Lili Sigalas, Australia, 4 Apr|
|Publisher:||Farrago, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 4 Apr|
|Place & Date of Event:||University of Melbourne (The) Union Theatre, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 31 Mar 1951|