Contributor Enid Lorimer
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Other Names Enid Bosworth Nunn
Gender Female
Nationality English
Date of Birth 27 December 1887
Date of Death 1982
Functions Actor, Playwright, Producer, Screenwriter
Notes Born UK. Worked early with William Poel, Edith Craig and Beerbohm Tree and wrote silent movies screenplays for Ellen Terry and Matheson Lang, and later performed on West End and at Olivier's National Theatre. She first came to Australia 1923 where she took the role of artistic director at the Theosophical Amphitheatre. She was active in Australian theatre, training and television 1953-78. Awarded OAM (1982).
Events

Director

Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950
  • The Little Foxes, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, January 1948
  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944
  • The Importance of Being Earnest, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 27 July 1940

Producer

Playwright

Gordon Forsythe - Director

Ross Buchanan - Actor

  • The Little Foxes, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, January 1948
  • Oscar Wilde, Sydney Radio Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 23 November 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 17 February 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 16 February 1946

G. Gordon Forsythe - Producer, Director

May Hollinworth - Producer

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Alathea Siddons - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Kevin Brennan - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

John Dease - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Jane Holland - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Stenson Howard - Set Designer

  • Oscar Wilde, Sydney Radio Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 23 November 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 17 February 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 16 February 1946

Thomas Job - Playwright

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Leo McKern - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Alfred Race - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Lionel Shave - Playwright

Leslie Stokes - Playwright

  • Oscar Wilde, Sydney Radio Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 23 November 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 17 February 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 16 February 1946

Sewell Stokes - Playwright

  • Oscar Wilde, Sydney Radio Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 23 November 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 17 February 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 16 February 1946

Charles Tasman - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • The Doctor's Dilemma, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 22 May 1945
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Lloyd Taylor - Set Designer

  • Oscar Wilde, Sydney Radio Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 23 November 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 17 February 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 16 February 1946

Harvey Adams - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Frances Bavier - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Joe E. Brown - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

June Brown - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Mary Chase - Playwright

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Doris Fitton - Director, Actor

Paul Foley - Director

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Ron Folkard - Assistant Stage Manager, Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Don McNiven - Actor

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Haydee Seldon - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

A. J. Talbot - Playwright

Bettina Welch - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

John Addison - Composer

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Max Adrian - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Sunny Amey - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

John Appleton - Actor

Deryck Barnes - Actor

  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945

Don Bateman - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Rod Beacham - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Bruce Beeby - Actor

Clarence Black - Musician

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950

Alan Blaire - Actor

Colin Blakely - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Martin Boddey - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Molly Brown - Actor

Anne Bullen - Actor

Leonard Bullen - Actor

Elizabeth Burger - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Tony Burke - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

John Cameron - Actor

James Cardwell - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Peter Cellier - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Byron Chandler - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Christopher Chittell - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Wynne Clark - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Leonard Clarke - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Raymond Clarke - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Llewellyn Clay - Actor

Rina Clifton - Actor

June Collis - Actor

David Collison - Special Effects

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

William Constable - Designer

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

Clive Coppard - Actor

Alan Cumberland - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Audrey Cunningham - Actor

Wyn Cunningham - Actor

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

Dymphna Cusack - Playwright

Reginald Denham - Playwright

  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945

Zoe Desbois - Actor

Edward Esau - Actor

Arthur Fellowes - Actor and Singer

Lewis Fiander - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Frank Finlay - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Cedric Flower - Set Designer

Madge Fox - Actor

Ronald Frazer - Actor

Rita Freeman - Actor

Ben Gabriel - Actor

Ethel Gabriel - Actor

Michael Gambon - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Lola Graham - Musician

Reginald Green - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Phillip Grenville Mann - Actor, Stage Manager

Robin Hales - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Richard Hampton - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Rosemary Harris - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Frank Hatherley - Director, Playwright

Mrs Frank Hatherley - Director

Roger Heathcott - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Desmond Heeley - Costume Designer

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Lillian Hellman - Playwright

Jeanne Hepple - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Alan Herbert - Actor

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

William Hobbs - Fight Director, Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Alan Hutt - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Derek Jacobi - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Colin Jones - Actor

Sean Kenny - Set Designer

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

J Alan Kenyon - Set Designer

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Claude Kingston - General Manager

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Terence Knapp - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Michael Laird - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Jeanette Landis - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Robert Lang - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Louise Lavis - Pianist

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Helen Lohan - Actor and Singer

Harry Lomax - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Betty Lucas - Actor

  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945

Mac Luker - Playwright

David Magoffin - Actor

Keith Marsh - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Trevor Martin - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Kenyon McCarron - Actor

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

Hargrave McEiogh - Playwright

  • Repression, Studio Theatre Club, Sydney, NSW, 23 June 1934

Dan Meaden - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

James Mellor - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

J. B. Moss - Actor

Gwenda Moverley - Actor

Frederick Munro - Actor

Cecil Newman - Scenic Artist

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Reginald Newson - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Anthony Nicholls - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Ray Northcott - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Desmond O'Donovan - Assistant to the Director

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Peter O'Toole - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Russell J. Oakes - Playwright

Laurence Olivier - Producer

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Clifton Penny - Actor

Edward Percy - Playwright

  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945

Redmond Phillips - Actor

Richard Pilbrow - Lighting Designer

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Bruce Purchase - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Dorothy Purdy - Actor, Playwright

Louise Purnell - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Robert Quentin - Producer

Lynn Redgrave - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Michael Redgrave - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

J S Rendall - Administrator

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Alan Ridgway - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Jean Rogers - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

John Rogers - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Desmond Rolfe - Actor

Marie Rosenfeld - Actor

Michael Rothwell - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Adam Rowntree - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Hereward Russell - Actor

Robert Russell - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Clive Rust - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Madge Ryan - Actor

Ann Rye - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Phillipa Scheidel - Actor

William Shakespeare - Playwright

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

George Bernard Shaw - Playwright

Gwen Sherwood - Actor

Natalie Simon - Actor

Norma Slender - Actor

Edward Smith - Actor

Ria Sohier - Actor

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

W. Grenville Spencer - Actor

Robin Stapleton - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Robert Stephens - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Bebe Stevens - Actor and Singer

Janet Stevenson - Playwright

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

Philip Stevenson - Playwright

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

John Stride - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Frank S. Tait - Administrator

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

J. Nevin Tait - Administrator

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

John H Tait - Administrator

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Michael Turner - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Gregory Walker-Taylor - Actor and Singer

Doris Waraker - Playwright

  • Restitution, Studio Theatre Club, Sydney, NSW, 7 April 1934

Anthony Ward - Stage Manager

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Derek Ware - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Jerold Wells - Actor

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

Beatrice Wenban - Actor

  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945

Robin Whitbread - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Peter White - Musician

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Trafford W. Whitelock - Actor

Oscar Wilde - Playwright

Gifford Wilkes - Actor and Singer

Mervyn Willis - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

Dorothy Wormal - Playwright

Julian Worth - Playwright

  • Proxy, Studio Theatre Club, Sydney, NSW, 7 July 1934

Jack Wynnstay - Actor

Diana Wynyard - Actor

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

William Butler Yeats - Playwright

Studio Theatre Club, Sydney

The Independent Theatre

Kuring-gai Theatre Guild

  • Oscar Wilde, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 16 February 1946
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Metropolitan Players

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945
  • Suspect, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 5 March 1945
  • Uncle Harry, St. John's Hall, Wahroonga, NSW, 24 November 1944
  • Uncle Harry, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 13 November 1944

Studio Theatre Group

Ross Buchanan Company

  • Oscar Wilde, Sydney Radio Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 23 November 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Independent Theatre (1939-1977), North Sydney, NSW, 17 February 1946
  • Oscar Wilde, Killara Memorial Hall, Killara, NSW, 16 February 1946

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

  • Harvey, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 9 September 1950
  • Harvey, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 August 1950

Younger Set of the Red Cross Headquarters Dramatic Club

Aztec Services Pty Ltd

British Drama League

Impressionist Theatre

J. C. Williamson Limited (1910-1938)

  • Uncle Harry, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 14 August 1945

National Theatre

  • Hamlet, The Old Vic Theatre, London, England, 22 October 1963

New Theatre League (Sydney, N.S.W.)

  • Counter Attack, New Theatre, Sydney (1943-1954), Sydney, NSW, 30 October 1943

The Garnet H. Carroll Management

The Independent Theatre

The Independent Theatre Ltd

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