100 Years

1918 - 2018

Marking the end of World War I

Evening in Paris

A radio play by Norah Dempster
adapted from a short story by Michelle Deans

Synopsis

In 1941 two Australian farm boys sign up for war service. Their mateship holds and they become Japanese prisoners-of-war. It is then that the true meaning of humanity shines through.

Evening in Paris by Michelle Deans is based on the true story of Stanley Marchbank (Australian Army Number VX 64139).

Cast and Production Credits

Cast:

PEGGY Alana Spencer
STAN Justin Keyt
JIM Stuart Anderson
ARMY SERGEANT Kevin Custerson
NED Alex Ashcroft
JAPANESE GUARD Stuart Anderson
RADIO ANNOUNCER Angela Norris

Production Team:

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR Raymond Simms
DIRECTOR Cheryl Threadgold

 

To read the radio play script, please click HERE

To listen to the play, click in the box below:

Norah Dempster, 2018

 

 

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