SYNOPSIS:- Peter George, charismatic academic, idealist, lover of life, is dead. His 3 wives, and his daughter, come together to arrange his funeral. So begins a fascinating retrospective on George’s life. As the true nature of the man unfolds, so these women discover more than they bargained for about the lives they have lived, both in and out of his shadow.
A moving and perceptive insight into social change across three decades. From the student barricades of the late 1960’s to the new millennium, the role of the university has been crucial. And it is on this stage that the politically uncompromising George played out his brilliant tempestuous career. Hannie Rayson at her intelligent, witty best.
Director Lynne Devenish has drawn together a cast and technical crew equal to the demands made by this exacting script.