Contributor Charles Reade
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Gender Male
Nationality English
Date of Birth 18 June 1814
Date of Death 11 April 1884
Functions Author, Playwright
Notes English novelist and dramatist. Reade began his literary career as a dramatist, reputation was made by the two-act comedy, Masks and Faces, in which he collaborated with Tom Taylor. He made his name as a novelist in 1856, when he published It Is Never Too Late to Mend, a novel written to reform abuses in prison discipline and the treatment of criminals.
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Playwright

Adaptor

Author

Janet Achurch - Actor

Charles Charrington - Actor

Herbert Flemming - Actor

Dorothea Baird - Actor

Emma Bronton - Actor

H. B. Irving - Actor

George Leitch - Actor

Eille Norwood - Actor

Harry Power - Actor

Charles Warner - Actor-manager

  • Dora, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 19 May 1888
  • Drink, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 18 February 1888

Miss Athelstane - Actor

Mr Benson - Actor

Dion Boucicault Snr. - Adaptor

Adelaide Bowering - Actor

Harold Chichester - Actor

Hedley Churchward - Scenic Artist

Marcus Clarke - Author

Alfred Dampier - Actor

H H Davis - Actor

E. Gladstone - Actor

Nelly Greenless - Actor

H. Harries - Actor

Owen Harris - Actor

E. D. Haygarth - Actor

William Holman - Actor

Henry Holmes - Scenic Artist

G R Ireland - Actor

Helen Kinnaird - Actor

William Joseph Lincoln - Screenwriter, Director

Alice May - Actor

Lachlan McGowan - Actor, Stage Manager

Mrs McGowan - Actor

Mr Musgrave - Actor

Mr Noble - Actor

Meta Pelham - Actor

Orrie Perry - Cinematographer

Mr E Reeves - Actor

G Roberts - Actor-manager

E B Russell - Actor

Katherine Russell - Actor

Walter B. Spong - Scenic Artist

J B Steele - Actor

Mrs Steele - Actor

Thomas Proclus Taylor - Playwright

Stanley Walpole - Actor

William John Wilson - Scenic Artist

Charles Warner's Dramatic Company

  • Dora, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 19 May 1888
  • Drink, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 18 February 1888

Williamson, Garner and Musgrove

  • Dora, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 19 May 1888
  • Drink, Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC, 18 February 1888

Alfred Dampier Company

George Marlow Dramatic Company

J. and N. Tait

J. C. Williamson Limited (1910-1938)

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