Contributor Buddy De Sylva
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Other Names George G. De Sylva
Gender Male
Nationality American
Date of Birth 27 January 1895
Date of Death 11 July 1950
Functions Composer, Lyricist, Songwriter
Notes Born and died in New York City. Member of the song- writing team of De Sylva, Brown and Henderson.
Events
  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930
  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927
  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Composer

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930

Writer

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930

Lyricist

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976
  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Book and Lyrics

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Laurence Schwab - Writer, Book and Lyrics

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930
  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Lew Brown - Composer

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930

Madge Elliott - Actor

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930

Ray Henderson - Composer

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930

Cyril Ritchard - Actor

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930

Cecil Kellaway - Actor

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930
  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Frederick Blackman - Producer

Leslie Board - Set Designer

Eric Bush - Actor

Dulcie Davenport - Actor

Maurice Diamond - Choreographer

Geo. Dixon - Set Designer

Jean Duncan - Actor

Vivian Edwards - Actor

Thelma Forrest - Actor

Leo Franklyn - Actor

Marcia George - Actor

Elved Jay - Actor

Frank Leighton - Actor

W. Little - Set Designer

Sheila Lowe - Actor

Andrew MacCunn - Conductor

Marjory Maxwell - Actor

Cecil Pawley - Actor

Alathea Siddons - Actor

Margaret Vyner - Actor

Mona Zeppel - Actor

George Gershwin - Composer

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976
  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Ira Gershwin - Lyricist

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976
  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Leyland Hodgson - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927
  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Ramona - Dancer

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Tony Bart - Choreographer, Artistic Director

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976

Gus Bluett - Actor

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Harry B. Burcher - Producer

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Irving Caesar - Lyricist

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976

Desmond Carter - Lyricist

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

John Diedrich - Playwright

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976

Lewis Gensler - Composer

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Josephine Head - Dancer

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Robert Helpmann - Dancer

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Margery Hicklin - Actor

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Albert Hugo - Dancer

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Barrett Lennard - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Jamieson Lewis - Lighting Designer

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976

Billie Lockwood - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Jessamine Newcombe - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Irene North - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

John O'May - Playwright

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976

Trina Parker - Stage Director

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976

Henry Penn - Pianist

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Gordon Rodda - Pianist

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Roy Russell - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Mavis Sayer - Actor

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Fred Thompson - Librettist

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Michael Tyack - Musical Director

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976

Byrl Walkley - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

William K. Wells - Librettist

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Osmund Wenban - Actor

  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927

Harry Wotton - Actor

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

J. C. Williamson Limited (1910-1938)

  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, 7 September 1932
  • Follow Through, Grand Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand, August 1932
  • Follow Through, His Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 5 May 1932
  • Follow Through, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 23 August 1930
  • Follow Through, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 8 February 1930
  • Queen High, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 24 December 1927
  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

J. C. Williamson Modes

Myer Emporium

J. C. Williamson's New English Musical Comedy Company

  • Tell Me More, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 24 February 1927

Total Theatre

  • Gershwin, Total Theatre, Melbourne, VIC, 21 February 1976
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