Contributor Richard Meckiff Campion
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Gender Male
Nationality New Zealander
Date of Birth 13 December 1923
Place Of Birth New Zealand
Date of Death 2 July 2013
Place Of Death New Zealand
Functions Actor, Director, Playwright
Notes New Zealand theatre director, founded the New Zealand Players, New Zealand's first professional theatre company, with his wife and co-founder Edith Campion. In the 2004 Queen's Birthday Honours he was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to the theatre. The screenwriter, producer, and director Jane Campion is his daughter.
Events

Director

Producer

  • The Lotos Eaters, Arts Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 7 March 1968
  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962
  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

John Gordon - Musical Director, Composer

Gaye Anderson - Actor

John Bell - Actor, Stage Manager

Allen Bickford - Actor

Helen Boyd - Costume Designer

Tom Brown - Choreographer

Kristina Child - Actor

Anne Edmonds - Actor

Kay Eklund - Actor

Rosemary Fry - Actor

Wilfred Fulton - Actor

John Garland - Actor

Judy Gemes - Stage Manager

Bruce George - Composer

William Schwenck Gilbert - Librettist

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Ray Godden - Actor

Lauverne Gray - Actor

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Ron Haddrick - Actor

Jennifer Hagan - Actor

J Alan Kenyon - Designer

P. K. Kuo - Designer

Helen Landis - Actor

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

John Larsen - Actor

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Charles Little - Actor

Leslye Mackay - Actor

Monica Maughan - Actor

Derek Nicholson - Lighting Designer

Gerda Nicolson - Actor

Leo Packer - Musical Director

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Linda Parker - Musician

Peter Rowley - Actor

Peter Serrano - Actor

Arthur Seymour Sullivan - Composer

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Grant Taylor - Actor

Paul Thompson - Actor, Assistant Stage Manager

Jeff Underhill - Lyricist, Writer

Owen Weingott - Actor

Peter Whitford - Actor

Ted Willis - Playwright

Googie Withers - Actor

Richard Wordsworth - Actor

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 26 November 1962
  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Peter Adams - Assistant Stage Manager, Actor

Peter Adams - Actor

Helmut Bakaitis - Actor

Raymond Boyce - Designer

Bertolt Brecht - Playwright

Robert Brunning - Actor

Peggy Caine - Playwright

Anne Charleston - Actor

Campbell Copelin - Actor

Letty Craydon - Actor

Hedley Cullen - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Wendy Dickson - Designer

Arlene Dorgan - Actor

  • Lunch Hour, Palace Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 21 October 1963

Rod Douglas - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Marien Dreyer - Playwright

Thomas Dysart - Actor

Valda Ferris - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Len Fisher - Electrician

Ethel Gabriel - Actor

  • Lunch Hour, Palace Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 21 October 1963

Iris Hart - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Alexander Hay - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Judith Hodge - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Patricia Hooker - Author

Alan Hopgood - Actor

Arthur Hynes - Stage Manager

Margery Irving - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Didi James - Actor

Marion Johns - Actor

Roma Johnston - Actor

Michael Lawrence - Actor

John Llewellyn - Actor

Mark Lyons-Reid - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Archibald MacLeish - Playwright

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Robert Matthews - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Meta McCaffrey - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Frances McDonald - Actor

Gordon McDougall - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Kerry McGuire - Actor

Don McManus - Actor

  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Mavis McNamara - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

John Mortimer - Writer

  • Lunch Hour, Palace Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 21 October 1963

Cliff Neate - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Myra Noblett - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Stan Ostoja-Kotkowski - Set Designer

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Don Pascoe - Actor

Betty Pounder - Choreographer

  • The Mikado, Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 8 November 1962

Richard Prins - Set Designer

Ronald Reid - Designer

  • Lunch Hour, Palace Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 21 October 1963

John Rothenberg - Stage Manager

John Saltzer - Actor

Donald Samson - Special FX

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

William Shakespeare - Playwright

  • Macbeth, Scott Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 29 April 1968

Peter Smith - Actor

Janie Stewart - Actor

Jack Taggart - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Isla Tait - Actor

Frank Taylor - Actor

Leonard Teale - Actor

Maree Tomasetti - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Judy Varga - Assistant Stage Manager

Anna Volska - Actor

Doreen Warburton - Actor

Frank Waters - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Pamela Western - Actor

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

Desmond White - Stage Director

  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

J. C. Williamson Theatres Limited

The Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust

NIDA

The Adelaide Festival of Arts

  • The Lotos Eaters, Arts Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 7 March 1968
  • J.B., Union Hall, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1962

The Old Tote Theatre Company

University of New South Wales

Adelaide Repertory Theatre Incorporated

Hoyts Theatres Ltd

  • Lunch Hour, Palace Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 21 October 1963

J. C. Williamson Theatres

The South Australian Theatre Company Inc.

  • Macbeth, Scott Theatre, Adelaide, SA, 29 April 1968

Three Shilling Theatre

  • Lunch Hour, Palace Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 21 October 1963

Union Theatre Repertory Company

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