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Looking Back: A bit of amateur drama

By The History Hermit
March 14 2022 - 10:00pm
HISTORY: When not treading the boards, Abby Hood held down a day job as the licensee of the original Logan and Albert Hotel.
The Beaudesert Amateur Players, under the directorship of Abby Hood, staged a mock wedding in 1943.

You may almost be forgiven for thinking that Channel Nine's Married at First Sight is ground-breaking entertainment. But nay. Local theatrical society, The Beaudesert Amateur Players, under the creative directorship of Abby Hood, pipped Nine to the post with their own staged mock wedding in 1943.