Contributor Max Afford
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Other Names Malcolm Afford, 'Outspan'
Gender Male
Nationality Australian
Date of Birth 8 April 1906
Date of Death 2 November 1954
Functions Playwright
Notes Born in Adelaide. Journalist until 1932. Involved in amatuer theatre in Adelaide Wrote radio plays and serials and adapted many stage plays, 1929-54. Won Adelaide Advertiser play competition 1936. Moved to Sydney for ABC in 1936. Husband of designer Thelma Afford. Died in Sydney.
NLA http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-785027
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  • Is spouse of Thelma Afford (Costume Designer. Event Dates: 1936 - 1957)
Events

Scriptwriter

Playwright

Lawrence H. Cecil - Director, Producer

Thelma Afford - Costume Designer, Designer

Doris Fitton - Director, Producer

  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947
  • Sleep No More, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 18 June 1943
  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Frank Harvey - Producer

Charles Wheeler - Director

Dion Wheeler - Director, Producer

John Alden - Director

Aileen Britton - Actor

Paul O'Loughlin - Producer, Actor

  • Awake My Love, ABC Radio, Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 29 November 1947
  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947

Fifi Banvard - Producer

Max Basford - Actor

Arthur Bateup - Actor

Bill Boyley - Actor

Kevin Brennan - Actor

  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947

Pamela Bromley-Smith - Actor

  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947

Harvey Ross Buchanan - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Norman Caddick - Actor

Max Caddy - Actor

John Cairns - Director

  • Revenge With Music, ABC Radio, Melbourne - Russell Street studios, Melbourne, VIC, 8 November 1939

James Cameron - Actor

John Cameron - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Elizabeth Campbell - Actor

Neva Carr Glyn - Actor

Sydney Chambers - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Muriel Craigie - Actor

David Dawson - Actor

Betty Diamond - Actor

Betty Duncan - Actor

Kenneth Fowles - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Ronald Frazer - Actor

  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947

Ruth Frost - Actor

Ethel Gabriel - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Inara Gehling - Actor

James Aloysius Glennon - Playwright

Gordon Glenwright - Actor

Norman Haire - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Jack Ham - Actor

Michael Hammer - Actor

Iris Hart - Actor

Decima Harvey - Actor and Singer

Jack Havey - Actor

Kevin Healy - Actor

  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947

Cedric Hele - Actor

Edna Heysen - Actor

Michael Hickman - Presenter

Hazel Hollander - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Joy Hollyer - Adaptor

Donna Hughes - Actor

Vernon Jackson - Director

Bronwen James - Actor

Jo James - Actor

Eric John - Producer

Frank Johnston - Actor, Producer

Frank Johnstone - Director

Hedley Jones - Actor

John Karlsen - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Clement Kennedy - Set Designer

Beryl Kook - Actor

Laural Lane - Actor

Ray Lane - Director

Christopher Leech - Actor

Jonathan Leigh - Actor

Mary Linn - Actor

W. Little - Designer

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Ralph Lynn - Presenter

Fred Macdonald - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Jay Mancuso - Actor

Llandaff Matthews - Actor

John McCallum - Actor

Polly Meldrum - Actor

Dorothy Mendoza - Musician

Rhonda Michael - Director

  • Consulting Room, Bordertown Institute Hall, Bordertown, SA, 28 September 1961

Michael Nelson - Actor

Henry Ninio, Rt Hon the Lord Mayor - Patron

Arundel Nixon - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

John O'Malley - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Richard Parry - Actor

Frank Part - Director, Actor

Diana Perryman - Actor

  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947

Ronald Peterson - Actor

Gwen Plumb - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

James Pratt - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Bill Ramsay - Actor

David Rattner - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Leslie Rees - Producer

Cyril Riley - Actor

Bob Roddy - Actor

Desmond Rolfe - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Marie Rosenfeld - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Thelma Seaman - Actor

John Sharpe - Actor

John Simmons - Actor

Mostyn Skinner - Actor

Meg Skuce - Actor

Douglas Stark - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Georgie Sterling - Actor

June Sterne - Composer

John Sykes - Presenter

Alex Symons - Playwright

Charles Tasman - Actor

  • Awake My Love, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 4 September 1947

Grant Taylor - Actor

Pauline Terry-Beitz - Director

Eugene Thomas - Stage Director

Thelma Thomas - Costume Designer

Vaughan Tracey - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Heather Trowse - Actor

Maurice Unicomb - Actor

Patrick Walsh - Actor

Charles Wheeler - Producer

Desme White - Dance Director

Dorothy Whiteley - Actor

  • Lady in Danger, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 28 February 1942

Rory Willett - Actor

Joseph Williams - Actor

Verdon Williams - Musical Director

Noel Wilson - Actor

Daphne Winslow - Actor

Hubert Woodward - Presenter

Anthony Young - Actor

Charles Zoli - Actor

Australian Broadcasting Commission, Sydney

Australian Broadcasting Commission

Australian Broadcasting Commission, Adelaide

Adelaide Repertory Theatre Incorporated

Australian Broadcasting Commission, Melbourne

Australian Broadcasting Commission, Brisbane

J. C. Williamson Theatres Limited (1943-1976)

The Independent Theatre

Burnside Players

Desme White's Heritage Dancers

Keith Drama Group

  • Consulting Room, Bordertown Institute Hall, Bordertown, SA, 28 September 1961

Lee Shubert Management

  • Lady in Danger, Broadhurst Theatre, New York, New York, United States of America, 1945

Radio 2GB

  • Lady in Danger, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 March 1944

Thalian Players

Whitehall Productions

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