Event Boydtown
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Venue Albert Hall, Yarralumla, ACT
First Date 29 May 1962
Opening Date 29 May 1962
Last Date 2 June 1962
Dates Estimated No
Status Amateur
World Premiere Yes
Description Based on the life of Benjamin Boyd and the building of Boydtown on Twofold Bay, NSW. Five performances.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Musical
Musical Biography
Subjects Historical
Name Function Notes
Margaret Atkinson Actor
Barrie Barkla Actor
Hugh Brophy Actor
Graeme Campbell Actor
Trevor Dixon Actor
Tim Ellis Actor
Bil Goodwin Actor
Kerrie Gotto Actor
Ian Hunt Actor
Barry Johns Actor
John Kingley Actor
Ron Liddell Actor
Ken Loach Actor
Doug Luckie Actor
Frank Murphy Actor
Maurice Murphy Actor
Lewis Nicholson Actor
Roger Pegrum Actor
William P. Robinson Actor
Patti Swan Actor
Constance Vayne Actor
Stella Wilkie Actor
Jim Ashman Assistant Stage Manager
Dick Cornish Assistant Stage Manager
Ralph Davey Assistant Stage Manager
Ted Davis Assistant Stage Manager
Molly Duke Assistant Stage Manager
Jim Ferguson Assistant Stage Manager
Les Lawrence Assistant Stage Manager
Kay Shea Assistant Stage Manager
James Stewart Assistant Stage Manager
Bob Warren Assistant Stage Manager
Joyce Glynn Associate Director
Graham Coulson Choreographer
Bil Goodwin Choreographer
Ainsley Gotto Choreographer
Tom Glynn Composer
Barrie Barkla Dancer
Lorraine Brooks Dancer
Graham Coulson Dancer
John Ellingsworth Dancer
Bil Goodwin Dancer
Ainsley Gotto Dancer
Meril Harvey Dancer
Margaret Powell Dancer
Aukje Robertson Dancer
William P. Robinson Dancer
Patti Swan Dancer
Sid Gotto Director
Pam Crothers Lighting Designer
Wal Pettersson Lyricist
Phyl Davey Make-up Artist
Reg Newman Musical Director
Margaret Crellin Pianist
Philippa Swan Pianist
Joyce Glynn Prompt
Dorothy Dudley Properties Master
Jan Anderson Scenic Artist
Joan Hagerty Scenic Artist
Yola Faye McKillop Scenic Artist
Maurice Murphy Scenic Artist
Andre Rannard Scenic Artist
Barry Johns Set Designer
Garry Speight Set Designer
Bob Warren Set Designer
Margaret Atkinson Singer
Gwen Clark Singer
Stephen Conan-Davies Singer
Trevor Dixon Singer
Marie Dwyer Singer
Peg Groser Singer
Julia Hassall Singer
Rod Henshaw Singer
Fred Himmelsbach Singer
Ursula Hoppler Singer
Peter Juermann Singer
Janice Kenny Singer
John Kingley Singer
Jeanne Kruger Singer
Ron Liddell Singer
Evelyn McGrath Singer
Lois McInnes Singer
Maurice Murphy Singer
Joan Murray Singer
Lewis Nicholson Singer
Bernie O'Brien Singer
Roger Pegrum Singer
Wal Pettersson Singer
Meriel Preston Singer
William P. Robinson Singer
Jeanne Rudkin Singer
Brenda Savage Singer
John Schinner Singer
Isobel Sherlock Singer
Inez Shiels Singer
Coralie Smith Singer
Patti Swan Singer
Rosemary Swan Singer
Pam Crothers Sound Designer
Garry Speight Stage Manager
Lesley Gotto Various Publicity and Programme
Alma Scammell Various Publicity and Programme
Greta Stewart Various House Manager
James Stewart Various Business Manager
Peggy Hundling Wardrobe Master / Mistress
Wal Pettersson Writer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme ACT Heritage Library Performing Arts Collection, Canberra Repertory Society Collection
Event Identifier 21383