What happens when a news reader’s way with words extends beyond the news desk into playwriting?
Answer: a library tour of his latest plays, of course. Lesley Reed reports.
Former ABC TV and BBC World Service newsreader and presenter, John Ovenden is well-known in South Australia, having been a past face of ABC news in the state. John now works as a theatre reviewer, but perhaps less known to locals is the fact that he is also a playwright.