Contributor Ivan Menzies
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Other Names J. Ivan Menzies
Gender Male
Nationality English
Date of Birth 1896
Date of Death 19 April 1985
Functions Performer, Baritone
Notes Born Bristol, died London. Principal of D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, UK. Toured Australia and New Zealand for JC Williamson's Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company 1930, 1935-37, 1940-45 and 1950-51.
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Actor

Actor and Singer

Performer

  • The Yeomen of the Guard, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, July 1951
  • The Mikado, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, July 1951
  • The Gondoliers, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, July 1951
  • Pirates of Penzance, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 March 1944
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 18 December 1943
  • The Mikado, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 21 December 1935

Producer

Singer

William Schwenck Gilbert - Librettist, Lyricist, Playwright, Book and Lyrics

Arthur Seymour Sullivan - Composer

Evelyn Gardiner - Actor, Performer, Actor and Singer, Singer

Gregory Stroud - Actor, Actor and Singer, Performer

Bernard Manning - Performer, Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

Minnie Everett - Producer, Wardrobe Master / Mistress

Leo Darnton - Actor, Actor and Singer

Marie Bremner - Actor, Actor and Singer, Performer

Mary Hotham - Actor, Actor and Singer

John Ralston - Actor, Actor and Singer

Clifford Cowley - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

Max Oldaker - Actor, Actor and Singer, Performer

Viola Wilson - Actor, Actor and Singer

Maisie Ramsay - Actor, Actor and Singer

Thomas Broderick - Actor, Assistant Stage Manager

Len Gotting - Actor, Stage Director, Assistant Stage Manager, Actor and Singer

Chester Harris - Actor and Singer, Actor

Richard Watson - Actor and Singer, Actor, Singer, Performer

Dawn Harding - Actor, Actor and Singer

Rona Wimpney - Actor

Helen Roberts - Actor, Performer, Actor and Singer

John Fullard - Actor and Singer, Actor, Performer

James Patterson - Actor

Elva Blair - Actor, Performer, Actor and Singer

Dick Shortland - Stage Manager, Producer

Richard Walker - Actor and Singer, Performer, Actor

Leo Packer - Musical Director, Conductor

John Fraser - Actor, Actor and Singer

Peggy Shea - Actor, Actor and Singer

  • Ruddigore, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 2 December 1944
  • Iolanthe, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 28 October 1944
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 26 February 1944
  • Cox and Box / H.M.S. Pinafore, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 1 January 1944
  • The Gondoliers, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 23 October 1943
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 7 February 1942
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 29 November 1941
  • Burning to Sing / The Sorcerer, His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 4 October 1941
  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 24 June 1941
  • The Mikado, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 20 June 1941
  • Princess Ida, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 18 June 1941
  • The Yeomen of the Guard, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 11 June 1941
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 7 June 1941
  • The Gondoliers, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 4 June 1941
  • Princess Ida, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 21 May 1941
  • Ruddigore, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 19 May 1941
  • Iolanthe, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 16 May 1941
  • The Mikado, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 12 May 1941

Valerie Walsh - Actor, Actor and Singer

Henry Jackson - Actor, Actor and Singer

Winifred Lawson - Actor and Singer, Actor, Performer

John Dean - Actor, Actor and Singer

Godfrey Stirling - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer, Performer

Marjory Jacoby - Actor

Vincent McMurray - Actor and Singer, Actor

Sara Gregory - Actor, Actor and Singer

Diana Belmont - Actor, Actor and Singer

Anna Bethell - Producer

Grace Crotty - Actor, Actor and Singer

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 4 February 1933
  • Patience, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 26 January 1933
  • Princess Ida, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 10 December 1932
  • Dorothy, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 3 December 1932
  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932
  • Patience, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 27 October 1932
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 October 1932
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 15 September 1932
  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 10 September 1932
  • Patience, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 28 November 1931
  • Patience, Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 1 August 1931
  • Patience, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 25 July 1931

Victor Haines - Actor

Robert Healey - Actor and Singer, Actor

Nancy Horne - Actor

Leslie Rands - Actor and Singer, Performer, Actor

Eileen Kelly - Actor and Singer, Actor, Singer

Dorothy Gill - Actor and Singer, Actor

H. C. Nightingale - Stage Manager, Director

Marjorie Eyre - Actor, Actor and Singer

Gabriel Joffe - Musical Director, Conductor

Helen Langton - Actor and Singer, Actor, Singer

Andrew MacCunn - Musical Director

Bonnie Roberts - Actor, Actor and Singer

John Sanger - Actor and Singer, Actor

Hickey Taylor - Actor and Singer, Stage Manager, Announcer

Colin Thomas - Performer, Actor and Singer

Luke Brennan - Actor and Singer

Vera Evans - Actor and Singer, Actor

Joyce Mundy - Actor and Singer, Actor

Sisca Navaretti - Actor, Actor and Singer

Harry Neill - Assistant Stage Manager, Actor and Singer

Ruby Riddell - Actor, Actor and Singer

George Upward - Set and/or Property Maker, Set Designer, Scenic Artist

Gordon Bell - Actor

Pat Crosby - Singer, Actor and Singer, Actor

Gwen Gillard - Actor and Singer, Actor

Evelyn Hall - Actor, Actor and Singer

Muriel Howard - Actor and Singer, Actor, Performer

Graham Jones - Actor and Singer

J Alan Kenyon - Scenic Artist, Set Designer

Cecil Newman - Special Effects, Scenic Artist

Gustav Slapoffski - Musical Director, Conductor

Harry Williams - Actor

Tillie Wimpney - Actor, Actor and Singer

Jeanne Battye - Actor

Don Burnett - Actor and Singer

Phyllis Dickinson - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

John Fraser - Actor

Evelyn Godly - Actor and Singer, Performer

Rena Lawrence - Actor

Elsie Scerri - Actor

Etsie Scerri - Actor

Jack Stewart - Actor and Singer

Noel Wotherspoon - Actor and Singer, Performer

Ruby Zlotkowski - Actor and Singer, Actor

Jean Battye - Actor and Singer

Edna B. Chandler - Actor and Singer

Colin Crane - Actor and Singer

Vera Dearsley - Actor and Singer

Rita Gibson - Actor, Singer

Irma Hugheson - Actor and Singer, Actor

Phil Miles - Actor and Singer

Pat Newman - Actor and Singer

Lorenzo Nolan - Actor and Singer

Jean Orr - Actor and Singer

June Phillips - Actor and Singer

Nina Robbins - Singer, Actor and Singer

James Ryan - Actor and Singer

Doris Scott - Actor and Singer, Actor

Nan Shoreham - Actor and Singer

Phil Smith - Actor

  • Patience, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 26 January 1933
  • Patience, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 27 October 1932
  • Patience, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 28 November 1931
  • Patience, Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 1 August 1931
  • Patience, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 25 July 1931

Ena Strachan - Actor and Singer

John Tillbrook - Actor and Singer

Alban Whitehead - Actor

  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 5 October 1931
  • The Gondoliers, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 8 August 1931
  • The Gondoliers, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 11 April 1931
  • The Gondoliers, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 21 March 1931
  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 2 May 1927

Harold Williams - Actor, Actor and Singer

Strella Wilson - Actor

Graeme Bent - Actor and Singer

Frank Bermingham - Actor and Singer, Actor

Frank Birmingham - Actor and Singer

Helen Coleman - Actor and Singer, Actor

Ernest Gifford - Actor, Actor and Singer

Jack Hopper - Actor and Singer

Robert Illidge - Actor and Singer

Howard Johns - Actor and Singer

Ed Keane - Actor, Actor and Singer

Gustave Kerker - Composer

William Lucas - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933
  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932
  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 1 October 1932
  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 10 September 1932

Frank Martin - Actor and Singer

Harry Miller - Actor and Singer

Robert Molyneaux - Actor

Nancy Rasmussen - Actor and Singer

Kath Reidy - Actor and Singer

Carl Sinclair - Actor and Singer, Assistant Stage Manager

Esme Tapp - Actor and Singer

Alister Williamson - Actor and Singer

Louis Barnett - Wigmaker

Harald Bowden - General Manager

W Coleman - Set Designer, Designer

W R Coleman - Scenic Artist, Designer

Dorothy D'Orn - Actor, Actor and Singer

Robert Garden - Actor and Singer

Kenneth Hanson - Actor and Singer

Mrs Jerrams - Costume Maker

Dorothea Jones - Actor and Singer

Edward Kean - Actor

Thelma Lee - Actor and Singer

Hamish McCunn - Conductor

Alison McGuire - Actor and Singer

Emily Nathan - Costume Designer

Augusta Poole - Singer, Actor and Singer

F. W. Purtell - Costume Maker

Will Quintrell - Musical Director, Conductor

Mrs Robertson - Wigmaker

Howard Short - Actor and Singer

Elsa Stenning - Actor

Dora Taite - Actor

David Aitken - Actor and Singer

Valerie Bassett - Actor and Singer

Richard Benger - Actor and Singer

Richard Bradshaw - Actor and Singer

Lennox Brewer - Actor and Singer

Herbert Browne - Actor

Albert Carlisle - Actor and Singer

Betty Cheal - Actor and Singer

Beth Cusky - Actor and Singer

Gavin Downie - Actor and Singer

Geoff Filtness - Actor and Singer

Charles Hall - Actor and Singer

Francesca Hayes - Actor and Singer

George A. Highland - Producer

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933
  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Errol Howard - Actor and Singer

Edna Howes - Actor

Robert Humphries - Actor and Singer

Brian Johnson - Actor and Singer

Peggy Leftwich - Actor and Singer

Audrey Lovick - Actor and Singer

Arthur Major - Actor and Singer

Frank Manson - Actor

  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 1 October 1932
  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 10 September 1932

Alma McGuire - Actor and Singer

Osrick Nicholson - Actor and Singer

Barbara Rose - Actor and Singer

Adrian Ross - Librettist

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933
  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Gwenda Rundle - Actor and Singer

Franz Schubert - Composer

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933
  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Ivan Squirrell - Actor

  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 1 October 1932
  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 10 September 1932

Marion Stevens - Actor and Singer

Arthur Stigant - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933
  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Anthony Strange - Actor

Nell Taylor - Actor

  • Princess Ida, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 7 December 1931
  • Ruddigore, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 14 November 1931

Robert Turner - Actor and Singer

Wilma Whitney - Actor and Singer

A. M. Willner - Librettist

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933
  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Keith Wright - Actor and Singer

Richard Bengar - Actor and Singer

  • The Mikado, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 8 April 1950

Greta Bremner - Actor

Francis Cowley Burnand - Writer

Carmen Burridge - Singer

F Butler - Actor and Singer

Max Butler - Actor and Singer

Jean Campbell - Actor and Singer

  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 31 December 1949

John Clements - Actor

Evelyn Codly - Actor and Singer

Phyllis Curnow - Actor

  • The Mikado, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 18 May 1940

Phyllis Curwen - Actor

Dorothy Dorn - Singer

Joyce Drysdale - Actor

Maisie Duffy - Actor and Singer

  • The Mikado, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 20 June 1941

Esme Eshelby - Actor

Lance Fairfax - Actor

  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 2 May 1927

Trixie Franxesco - Singer

John Frazer - Actor

Mabel Gibson - Actor

  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 2 May 1927

Frank Hahn - Actor

Elsa Hall - Actor and Singer

William Harcourt - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933

Poppy Harrison - Actor

Leslie Holland - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933

Emilie Hooke - Actor

  • Princess Ida, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 10 December 1932

Alfred Jones - Actor and Singer

Frank Lasslett - Actor

  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 4 May 1940

Misses Little - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

  • The Mikado, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 8 April 1950

Arthur Mayes - Actor

  • The Mikado, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1944

Master McManus - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Dal Merton - Actor

Royce Milton - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Carrie Moore - Actor

Frank Morrison - Actor

  • Ruddigore, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 14 November 1931

Nellie Mortyne - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Mr J Paterson - Actor and Singer

K. Plant - Actor

Archie Roberts - Actor and Singer

Patti Russell - Actor

  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 2 May 1927

Marie Ryan - Actor

Allan Sams - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 12 November 1932

Ivan Samuell - Actor

  • Ruddigore, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 14 November 1931

Edward Smith - Actor

  • Princess Ida, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 1 April 1944

John Stewart - Actor and Singer

Harry Taylor - Actor and Singer

J. Thompson - Actor

Katie Towers - Actor

  • Lilac Time, Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW, 11 February 1933

William Tuess - Actor

  • Ruddigore, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 14 November 1931

Charles Walenn - Actor

  • Iolanthe, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 2 May 1927

Byrl Walkley - Actor

  • Princess Ida, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 7 December 1931

Osmund Wenban - Actor and Singer

  • Ruddigore, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 24 June 1941

J. C. Williamson Limited (1910-1938)

Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company

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

J. C. Williamson Theatres (1939-1943)

R. D'Oyly Carte

J. C. Williamson's Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company

B J Simmons & Co Ltd

Messrs Morris Angel and Co

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