Event The Doctor's Dilemma
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Venue Theatre Royal, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 24 March 1914
Last Date 25 March 1914
Dates Estimated No
Status Pro-Am
World Premiere No
Description Mr. Gregan M'Mahon's Repertory Theatre Co. in its next productions will appear under more favourable conditions than has been possible in the past. By arrangement with the "J. C. Williamson" firm the Theatre Royal has been
secured for the evenings of Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, March 24th, 25th, and 26th. On the first two Bernard Shaw's "The Doctor's Dilemma" will be produced, and on the third evening Githa Sowerby's drama, "Rutherford and Son."
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Name Function Notes
Harry Berg Actor Mr Danby
Norman Carter Actor Mr Cutler Walpole
Lyle Christian Actor Louis Dubedat
J. B. Cussen Actor A Newspaper Man
Helton Daniell Actor Sir Patrick Cullen
Mary Hungerford Actor Mrs. Dubedat
H. N. McFadzean Actor Dr. Schutzmacher
Gregan McMahon Actor Sir Colenso Ridgeon
Reginald Newson Actor A Waiter
Allie Robson Actor Minnie Tinwell
Rose Seaton Actor Emmy
Thomas Skewes Actor Dr. Blenkinsop
E Steuart-Welch Actor Redpenny
Mr Wardale-Greenwood Actor Sir Ralph Bloomfield Bonington
G H Smith Business Manager
Gregan McMahon Director
George Bernard Shaw Playwright
Text Nationality Ireland
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information First performance in Australia.
Data Source
Source Description
Newspaper THEATRE ROYAL. (1914, March 12). Punch (Melbourne, Vic. : 1900 - 1918; 1925), , p. 45. Retrieved August 15, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article129697638
Book Irvin, Eric, 1985, Dictionary of the Australian theatre 1788-1914 / Eric Irvin Hale & Iremonger, Sydney
Programme Theatre programme collection (State Library of Victoria)
Event Identifier 100022