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Alma de Groen's The Rivers of China

May 18th, 2015

Episode 430 of 1400 episodes

Melbourne independent theatre company Don't Look Away has revived another Australian play, Alma de Groen's The Rivers of China. It's the story of how the adventurous and unconventional Kiwi writer Katherine Mansfield comes under the destructive spell of a Russian faith healer named Georges Gurdjieff.