Contributor Philip Parsons
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Gender Male
Nationality Australian
Date of Birth 27 January 1926
Date of Death 22 June 1993
Functions Author, Director, Dramaturg, Editor, Producer
Notes Born in Adelaide. In 1977 Parsons was instrumental in forming what is now the Australasian Association for Theatre, Drama and Performance Studies (ADSA).
NLA http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-599103
Events

Actor

Producer

Director

Dramaturg

Assistant to the Director

Production Manager

Reciter

Faith Clayton - Reciter, Actor, Stage Manager

Murray Johnstone - Lighting Designer, Stage Manager

William Shakespeare - Playwright

Wayne Harrison - Producer, Director

Jeana Tweedie - Producer

Neville Teede - Actor, Reciter

Joan Pope - Actor, Producer, Choreographer, Production Manager, Director

John Senczuk - Designer, Producer

Henrik Ibsen - Playwright

  • Ghosts, Assembly Hall, Perth, WA, 8 September 1964
  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963
  • Ghosts, Assembly Hall, Perth, WA, 8 September 1959
  • Ghosts, Academy Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 25 August 1959
  • Hedda Gabler, Assembly Hall, Perth, WA, 7 August 1947

June Pollard - Actor, Reciter

Vic Rooney - Actor

John Adamson - Lighting Designer, Actor

Angelo D'Angelo - Actor

Bill Dunstone - Actor, Front of House

Neil Hunsley - Actor, Set Designer, Designer

Eugene Schlusser - Actor, Stage Manager, Director

Helmut Bakaitis - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Tina Bursill - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

John Clayton - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Peter Crabtree - Actor

Peter Cuffley - Actor

Patrick Dickson - Actor

Rodney Fisher - Director

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Marcus Graham - Actor

Shaun Gurton - Designer

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Lila Hansen - Set Designer, Actor, Stage Manager

Bill Heseltine - Actor

Harry Heseltine - Actor

John Howard - Actor

  • Much Ado About Nothing, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 20 March 1992
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989
  • Othello, Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney, NSW, 10 May 1988

Jan Hurley - Costume Designer

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Simon Kay - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Jacqueline Kott - Actor

Barbara Lowing - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Vince Martin - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Luciano Martucci - Actor

Andrew McFarlane - Actor

Jean-Baptiste Moliere - Playwright

Geoff Morrell - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Aarne Neeme - Director, Assistant Director

John Oldham - Stage Manager

Stephen Parsons - Actor, Producer

Diane Smith - Actor

Alan Strahan - Stage Manager, Lighting Designer

Steven Vidler - Actor

Duncan Wass - Actor

David Williamson - Playwright

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Leo Wockner - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Simon Arlidge - Actor

Richard Baker - Actor

Rachael Beck - Actor

Graeme Blundell - Director

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989

Geoffrey Borny - Actor

Katharine Brisbane - Director, Actor

Stephanie Buchie - Actor

  • Ghosts, Assembly Hall, Perth, WA, 8 September 1959
  • Ghosts, Academy Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 25 August 1959

William Congreve - Playwright

John Conroy - Actor, Producer

Joan Davies - Actor

John Derum - Actor

David Downer - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991
  • Othello, Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney, NSW, 10 May 1988

Vanessa Downing - Actor

John Dryden - Playwright, Librettist

Alan Fletcher - Actor

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989

Jim Frith - Lighting Designer

Ron Haddrick - Actor

Lillian Hellman - Playwright

Barbara Hudson - Properties Master / Mistress, Producer

Eugene Ionesco - Playwright

Jamie Jackson - Actor

Ruth Kott - Properties Master / Mistress, Stage Director

Ces Leary - Sound Operator/Engineer

Jamieson Lewis - Lighting Designer

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989

Michael Louis - Actor

Helen Maitland - Actor, Costume Designer

Christopher Marlowe - Playwright

  • Doctor Faustus, Union Theatre, Parkville, VIC, 26 August 1964
  • Dr Faustus, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 3 August 1964

Victor Marsh - Actor

David McCubbin - Actor

Robert Nussbaum - Musical Director, Musical Arranger

Collin O'Brien - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968
  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Fiona Press - Actor

Don Reid - Actor

Lindsay Sedgwick - Actor

  • Ghosts, Assembly Hall, Perth, WA, 8 September 1959
  • Ghosts, Academy Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 25 August 1959

Pamela Simpson - Actor

Bruce Warrell - Actor, Stage Manager

Dave Abbott - Actor

Juliet Adderley - Costume Designer, Actor

Robert Alexander - Actor

Janis Balodis - Dramaturg

Anne-Marie Barlow - Actor

Tony Bartuccio - Choreographer

John Bastin - Actor

John Beaton - Musical Director

John Bell - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Ruth Berlin - Dancer

Allan Biggs - Actor

Ashley Bindon - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Frank Bitmead - Actor

Brian Blain - Actor

Raymond Blanco - Actor

Maggie Blinco - Actor

Ray Bluett - Actor

Ken Boucher - Director

James H. Bowles - Actor

David Bradley - Producer

  • Volpone, St George's College, Crawley, WA, 28 July 1949

Jeana Bradley - Director

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Betty Braunsdorf - Actor

John Briers - Producer

Norman Briers - Actor

Peter Briner - Assistant Stage Manager

Douglas Brown - Actor

  • Volpone, St George's College, Crawley, WA, 28 July 1949

Robert Bruning - Actor

Win Bunny - Properties Master / Mistress

Brandon Burke - Actor

Anne Buttsworth - Actor

Brian Byrne - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Donn Byrnes - Lighting Designer

Eve Calder - Dancer

Bruno Camarri - Actor

Brian Carlin - Actor

Stephen Champion - Actor

Elizabeth Chance - Actor

Peter Clarke - Actor

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Terence Clarke - Musical Director, Composer

Victor Clarke - Producer, Actor

Laurence Clifford - Actor

Bill Cohen - Actor

Jocelyn Coleman - Actor

June Collis - Actor

Hugh Colman - Costume Designer

Tom Considine - Actor

A.E. Coppard - Playwright

Tyler Coppin - Actor

Peter Corbett - Actor

Byron Cornish - Stage Director

Harry Courtley - Properties Master / Mistress

Peter Cousens - Actor

John Cousins - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Penny Cowper - Properties Master / Mistress

Rex Cramphorn - Costume Designer

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Tony David Cray - Musical Director

Lillian Crombie - Actor

Maree D'Arcy - Actor

Carol Darbyshire - Actor

Susan Davies - Actor

Lionel Davis - Musician

Alma De Groen - Dramaturg

Chris Dent - Actor

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Mathew Dibbs - Actor

John Dicks - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Arthur Dignam - Actor

Stan Dilkes - Actor

Wilfred Dowsett - Actor

Caroline Drummond - Sound Operator/Engineer

Ross Dunn - Actor

Nicholas Eadie - Actor

  • Othello, Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney, NSW, 10 May 1988

Maxine Edmonson - Choreographer

June Eggleston - Actor

Victor Emeljanow - Stage Director, Actor

Paul English - Actor

Nick Enright - Director

Ron Ercig - Actor

Robert Faggetter - Actor

David Field - Actor

Janice Finn - Actor

Peter Fisher - Actor

Brian Fleay - Lighting Designer

Abraham Forsythe - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Les Foxcroft - Actor

Benjamin Franklin - Actor

Julie Fuhrmann - Dancer

Bryan Gell - Actor

Cherry Gertzel - Costume Designer

Richard Gertzel - Actor

Tom Gibbons - Set Designer

Geoffrey Gibbs - Actor

Geoffrey Gifford - Set Designer

Christina Giles - Actor

Jean Giraudoux - Playwright

Bill Gladstone - Actor

Sandy Gore - Actor

Pat Gorman - Actor

Tony Green - Assistant Stage Manager

Jennifer Hagan - Actor

Mary Haire - Actor

Alison Hall - Costume Designer

Charles Hambling - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Christopher Hampton - Translator

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Penelope Hanrahan - Actor

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Graham Harvey - Actor

Leslie Hendry - Actor

Dorothy Hewett - Playwright

Brian Heydon - Actor

Jack Hibberd - Playwright

Roger Hind - Lighting Designer

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Noel Hodda - Actor

Judith Hoddinott - Designer

Kevin Hodges - Actor

Vernon Hodgeson - Actor

Cliff Holden - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Peter Holland - Actor

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Graham Hoskins - Trombonist

Janet Humphries - Actor

Julie Jansen - Actor

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Wayne Jarratt - Actor

Steve Jodrell - Actor

Jack Jones - Actor

Maurice Jones - Set Designer

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Ben Jonson - Playwright

  • Volpone, St George's College, Crawley, WA, 28 July 1949

Peter Julian - Actor

John Kellond - Actor

Eric Kelly - Actor

Geoff Kelso - Actor

Laura Keneally - Actor

Patricia Kerr - Costume Designer

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Elizabeth King - Actor

Leonie King - Dancer

Denise Kirby - Actor

  • Othello, Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney, NSW, 10 May 1988

Chris Koh - Actor

Pamela Kott - Actor

Michael Lawrence - Actor

Bill Lensky - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Arthur Lewis - Trumpeter

Betty Lucas - Actor

Laurence Ludovich - Actor

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Susan Lyons - Actor

Margaret Mackay - Stage Manager

Colin Mackenzie - Actor

Marie-Louise Maidment-Laurent - Actor

Ann Maitland - Set Designer

Anne Manchester - Properties Master / Mistress

Peter Mann - Actor, Producer

Ray Marcellino - Composer

  • King Lear, The Wharf Studio Theatre, Sydney, NSW, 30 May 1991

Kath Marsland - Costume Designer

Murray Mason - Actor

Judith Mauldon - Actor

Rhys McConnochie - Actor

Garry McDonald - Actor

Frank McKallister - Actor

Ramsey McLean - Producer

Jean McLeod - Dancer

Ian McPhee - Lighting Designer

Ainslie Meddemen - Actor

Brian Meegan - Actor

Robert Menzies - Actor

Pamela Mersh - Actor

Edgar Metcalfe - Actor

Lydia Miller - Actor

Angie Milliken - Actor

David Mitchell - Actor

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Heather Mitchell - Actor

Peter Mold - Actor

Edwin Moor - Actor

David Moore - Actor

Christine Morrow - Director

Donald Nairn - Actor

Kristina Nehm - Actor

Betty Nelson - Actor

Robyn Nevin - Actor

Liz Newman - Actor

  • Othello, Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney, NSW, 10 May 1988

Dorothy Nicholls - Actor

William Nicholson - Playwright

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Kirrily Nolan - Actor

Sarah O'Donnell - Actor

  • Othello, Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney, NSW, 10 May 1988

John O'Hare - Actor

Eugene O'Neill - Playwright

Michael O'Neill - Actor

Raymond Omodei - Actor

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Margot Osborne - Actor

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Jeremy Parkinson - Set Designer

Robert Pearce - Actor

June Percival - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Pam Pirrett - Properties Master / Mistress

Walter Plinge - Drummer

Tony Poli - Actor

Malcolm Pratt - Actor

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Nigel Prescott - Production Manager

John Preston - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Margaret Prior - Stage Manager

Henry Purcell - Composer

Paul Quinlivan - Actor

Pamela Rabe - Actor

Robin Ramsay - Actor

John Rayment - Lighting Designer

  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Martin Redpath - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Michael Rhett - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Alan Richardson - Actor

Tim Robertson - Actor

Tim Robertson - Actor

Keith Robinson - Actor

Stuart Robinson - Actor

Yvonne Rocchi - Actor

John Romeril - Dramaturg

Peter Rowley - Actor

Loisette Rutt - Set Designer

Robert Sadka - Actor

Rupert Sadka - Actor

Igor Sas - Actor

Justine Saunders - Actor

Nick Schlieper - Lighting Designer

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Marcelle Schmitz - Actor

Jenepher Scutt - Dance Director

David Secker - Actor

Alan Sim - Sound Operator/Engineer

Gavin Sinclair - Actor

Carole Skinner - Actor

Michael Smythe - Actor

Muriel Snow - Costume Designer, Actor

John Stanton - Actor

Helen Staples - Actor

John Stone - Actor

Angus Strathie - Costume Designer

Joan Sydney - Actor

Dan Symons - Actor

Henri Szeps - Actor

Evan Taplin - Actor

Colin Taylor - Actor

Tony Taylor - Actor

Caroline Terry - Actor

Eileen Thomas - Actor

Chris Thorman - Actor

Neville Threlfall - Actor

Alan Tobin - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Tony Tripp - Designer

David Tunley - Musical Director

David Turner - Actor

Barry Underwood - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Robert van Mackelenberg - Stage Manager

Jim Vile - Actor

  • Richard III, New Fortune Theatre, Crawley, WA, 7 February 1968

Angela Vincent - Dancer

John Walton - Actor

Ian Watson - Director

Jacki Weaver - Actor

  • Shadowlands, Drama Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW, 7 September 1991

Hugo Weaving - Actor

John Webster - Playwright

Jennifer West - Actor

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Arthur Weston - Sound Operator/Engineer

Spencer Whiteley - Actor

Peter Whitford - Musical Director, Actor

Rod Williams - Actor

Pippa Williamson - Director

Brian Willis - Actor

Arna-Marie Winchester - Actor

Betty Wreathall - Properties Master / Mistress, Actor

Leslie Wright - Actor

Peter Wyatt - Actor

William Butler Yeats - Playwright

University Dramatic Society

Sydney Theatre Company

Dramaturgical Services Inc

Undergraduate Dramatic Society

Gary Penny Productions

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Graduate Dramatic Society GRADS

Greg Hocking and Tim Woods Pty Ltd

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Inter-Varsity Drama Festival

Kinselas Productions

  • Top Silk, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 5 July 1989
  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989
  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Festival of Perth

Arts Union (University of Western Australia)

Australian National Playwrights Conference

Bankside Theatre Productions

  • The Wild Duck, The Old Dolphin Theatre, Crawley, WA, 5 June 1963

Drama IIIA (Hons)

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Festival of Sydney

  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

Greenroom Society

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

Melbourne Theatre Company

  • Top Silk, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 26 April 1989

National Theatre Inc.

NIDA

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

PACT Youth Theatre

Seymour Theatre Centre

  • Top Silk, York Theatre, Chippendale, NSW, 11 January 1989

St George's College Dramatic Society

  • Volpone, St George's College, Crawley, WA, 28 July 1949

Studio Drama Group

Theatre Council of Western Australia Inc.

University A Capella Choir

University French Club

University Literary Society

University Music Society

University of New South Wales

  • Don Juan, Studio One, Kensington, NSW, 18 May 1976

University of New South Wales Drama Department

University Orchestral Society

UWA French Club

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