Event The Lady of the Camellias
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Venue Theatre Royal (1875-1972), Sydney, NSW
Umbrella Event Old Vic Australian Tour 1961
First Date 27 November 1961
Last Date 9 December 1961
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description This tour presented three plays: Twelfth Night, The Lady of The Camellias and Duel of Angels. The tour covered Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane.
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Sexuality
Name Function Notes
Margaret Courtenay Actor
David Dodimead Actor
John Gay Actor
Paul Harris Actor
Basil Henson Actor
Sally Home Actor
Roderick Horn Actor
Mark Kingston Actor
Vivien Leigh Actor
Vivien Leigh Actor
John Merivale Actor
John Merivale Actor
Frank Middlemass Actor
Bruce Montague Actor
Leslie Moxon Actor
David Nettheim Actor
Jennifer Patrick Actor
Carolyn Pertwee Actor
Patricia Raine Actor
Marigold Sharman Actor
Patrick Stewart Actor
Josephine Woodford Actor
Andrew Allan Adaptor
John Lambert Conductor
Carl Toms Costume Designer
Robert Helpmann Director
John Lambert Music Adaptor
John Lambert Musical Arranger
Alexandre Dumas fils Playwright
Robert Helpmann Producer
Carl Toms Set Designer
Doreen Murray Singer
Andrew Allan Translator
Text Nationality France
Production Nationality England
Further Information This play was staged in two blocks during the season; 28th Sept - 14th Oct and 27th Nov - 9th Dec, 1961. All tour productions have been indexed. Cast extras not indexed. Wolanski entry sourced from advertisement in programme for The Independent Theatre's production of The Time of the Cuckoo, 1961.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme PROMPT Collection, National Library of Australia
Programme Advertisement Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Event Identifier 142809