Contributor John Casson
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Gender Male
Nationality English
Date of Birth 28 October 1909
Date of Death 1999
Functions Director, Producer
Notes Son of Lewis Casson and Sybil Thorndike. Joined Navy in Second War and POW for five years. JC Williamson resident director from 1953-54
Events

Producer

Director

Leo Packer - Musical Director, Conductor

Evie Hayes - Actor, Performer, Actor and Singer

Hayes Gordon - Actor, Actor and Singer

Hugh Hastings - Playwright

Reginald Newson - Actor, Actor and Singer

Irving Berlin - Music and Lyrics, Composer

Alec Kellaway - Actor

Donald Kirk - Actor, Actor and Singer

Michael Anderson - Actor

Charles Crawford - Actor and Singer, Actor

William Hodge - Actor

Brian James - Actor

Kevin Miles - Actor

Frank Taylor - Actor

Keneth Thornett - Actor

Don Crosby - Actor

Nick Dana - Choreographer, Dance Director

  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 1 July 1954
  • Kiss Me Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 4 April 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 31 January 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Shirley May Donald - Actor

Maggie Fitzgibbon - Actor and Singer, Actor

Cole Porter - Music and Lyrics, Lyricist, Composer

  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 1 July 1954
  • Kiss Me Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 4 April 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 31 January 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Bella Spewack - Writer

  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 1 July 1954
  • Kiss Me Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 4 April 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 31 January 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Sam Spewack - Writer

  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 1 July 1954
  • Kiss Me Kate, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 4 April 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 31 January 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Arthur Taylor - Actor, Actor and Singer

Graeme Bent - Actor, Assistant Stage Manager

Dorothy Fields - Writer, Playwright, Book and Lyrics

Herbert Fields - Playwright, Composer, Writer

Robert Healey - Actor, Actor and Singer

J Alan Kenyon - Scenic Artist, Set Designer

Cecil Newman - Scenic Artist, Set Designer

Betty Pounder - Dance Director, Choreographer

Brian Tait - Actor and Singer, Actor

Fay Agnew - Actor, Actor and Singer

Gordon Chater - Actor

Russel Crouse - Writer

  • Call Me Madam, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 10 September 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 5 September 1953

Kenneth Firth - Actor

Jack Horton - Actor, Dancer, Actor and Singer

Les King - Stage Manager

Howard Lindsay - Writer

  • Call Me Madam, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 10 September 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 5 September 1953

Howard Short - Actor, Actor and Singer

John Stevens - Actor and Singer, Dancer, Actor

Frank Armstrong - Actor and Singer

William Arnold - Actor and Singer, Actor

H Birbeck - Mechanist

Dorothy Burge - Dancer

George Carden - Dance Director

  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 5 September 1953

Blaine Cordner - Actor

Gordon Cornish - Dancer

Joy Cross - Musician

June Dayton - Actor

Ann Donald - Actor

Pamela Evans - Actor and Singer

Geoff Filtness - Actor and Singer

Ron Folkard - Actor

L Goddard - Actor and Singer, Dancer

Keith Gregory - Lighting Operator, Lyricist

Betty Gribble - Actor, Actor and Singer

Dean Harens - Actor

Alton Harvey - Actor, Actor and Singer

F. Hugh Herbert - Playwright

Ann Holmes - Actor and Singer

June Jago - Actor

Adele Jarrett - Dancer

Kevan Johnston - Performer, Dancer

  • Call Me Madam, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 10 September 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954

Lorelei Jones - Actor and Singer

Ron Kelly - Actor and Singer, Actor

Nan Kirkham - Dancer

Marie La Varre - Actor

Hal Marsden - Dancer

Charles McCallum - Performer, Actor

  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 5 September 1953

Gerald McErlean - Dancer

Henry McGee - Actor

Boyd Michele - Dancer

Shirley Murphy - Actor, Dancer

Pat Nicholson - Dancer

Jill Perryman - Actor, Performer

  • Call Me Madam, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 10 September 1954
  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954

James Powell - Pianist, Musician

Nola Powell - Pianist, Musician

Isabel Pratt - Actor and Singer, Actor

Bruce Rodger - Dancer

Harvey Roland - Actor and Singer, Dancer

Desmond Rolfe - Actor

Keitha Ross Munro - Stage Manager

J Sidoli - Properties Master

Shirley Smith - Actor

Shirley Sunners - Ballet Master/Mistress

Joy Turpin - Actor

  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952
  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Zelma White - Dancer

Keith Wright - Actor

William Akers - Actor

Peter Batey - Assistant Stage Manager

Margo Braybrook - Administrator

Beth Brown - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

Ian Burgis - Actor

David Cahill - Performer

  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954

Zoe Caldwell - Actor

Stanley Chisholm - Actor

  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952

Len Clerehan - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

June Clyne - Actor

June Collis - Stage Manager

William Constable - Designer

Lloyd Cunnington - Assistant Stage Manager

Morgan Davies - Actor

  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952

Dudley Diamond - Dancer

  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Duke Diamond - Dancer

  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Shirley Donald - Actor and Singer

William Douglas Home - Playwright

Joan Duan - Actor

Michael Duffield - Actor

Patricia Dutton - Actor and Singer

John Edmund - Actor

Ron Field - Stage Director

Margaret Fitzgibbon - Actor

  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 February 1952

Gordon Glenwright - Actor

Diana Gregory - Actor and Singer

Oscar Hammerstein - Lyricist

Kevin Healy - Actor

Alec Hellaway - Actor and Singer

Winifred Hindle - Actor

Hanya Holm - Choreographer

Michael Hourihan - Actor

Ellis Irving - Actor

Roma Johnston - Actor

Frederick Knott - Playwright

Ray Lawler - Actor

Christine Main - Dancer

Maree Marsden - Actor

Jessie Matthews - Actor

Mary McCrone - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

Alan Melville - Playwright

Colin Morris - Playwright

Ann Nichols - Actor and Singer

Ann Nicholson - Actor

Pamela Page - Actor

Brett Pannell - Assistant Stage Manager

Rene Paul - Actor

  • Call Me Madam, Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 5 September 1953

William Rees - Performer

  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954

Sylvia Reid - Assistant Stage Manager, Actor

Malcolm Robertson - Stage Manager

Richard Rodgers - Writer

Hector Ross - Actor

Alex Scott - Actor

Gil Slattery - Mechanist

Maxine Smitherham - Actor

Nellie Stewart - Actor

Frank S. Tait - Entrepreneur

J. Nevin Tait - Entrepreneur

John H Tait - Entrepreneur

Grant Taylor - Actor

Warren Taylor - Actor

Sandra Thomas - Actor

Maree Tomasetti - Actor

Janice Turner - Actor

Doreen Warburton - Actor

Anthony Ward - Actor

Arthur Watkyn - Playwright

Owen Weingott - Actor

Garth Welch - Performer

  • Call Me Madam, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 30 January 1954

Alan White - Actor

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

J. C. Williamson Limited (1910-1938)

Lemuel Ayres

  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 31 January 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952

Saint Subber

  • Kiss Me, Kate, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 31 January 1953
  • Kiss Me, Kate, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 2 August 1952

Aztec Services Pty Ltd

Garnet H. Carroll

Sir Benjamin Fuller

The University of Melbourne

Union Theatre Repertory Company

Identifier 232700