Organisation The Independent Theatre Ltd
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Other Names
The Independent Theatre
Address 269 Miller Street
NSW Australia
First Date 1933
Place of Origin Sydney
Last Date 1975
Place of Demise Independent Theatre (1939-1977)
Functions Presenting Company, Production Company
Notes The business name of the Independent Theatre. Used when productions toured presented by others. In 1947 a seperate company Theatre Freeholds Ltd was established to purchase the theatre building and thus keep the theatre comapny viable.
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  • Rusty Bugles, St James' Hall (1887-1961), Sydney, NSW, 15 November 1951

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  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

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  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

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Doris Fitton - Actor, Director, Producer

Ross Buchanan - Assistant Producer, Actor

June Collis - Actor, Assistant Stage Manager

Ronald Frazer - Actor

Phillip Grenville Mann - Actor, Stage Director, Stage Manager

Bruce Beeby - Actor

John Edwardes - Actor, Circus Style Performer

Sumner Locke Elliott - Playwright

Alan Rankin - Actor

Deryck Barnes - Actor

John Bellew - Assistant Stage Manager, Actor

Ivor Bromley - Actor

Ivor Bromley-Smith - Actor

John Craig - Actor

Elaine Foster - Actor

John Gray - Actor

Madi Hedd - Actor

Ray Kelly - Actor, Stage Manager

John Kingsmill - Actor

Frank O'Donnell - Actor

Max Adrian - Actor

Bill Austin - Actor, Tour Manager

Samuel Beckett - Playwright

Bunney Brooke - Actor, Director

Ken Carroll - Actor

Jennifer Carseldine - Designer

Sidney Chambers - Actor

Anthony Coyne - Actor

Ronald Hayman - Director

Lillian Hellman - Playwright

Patricia Horsfield - Actor, Wardrobe Master / Mistress

Brian James - Actor

Ken Kennedy - Actor

Colin Kenyon - Actor

Robert Levis - Producer

Pat McDonald - Actor

Gordon McDougall - Actor

Arthur Miller - Playwright

Hugh Munro - Director, Actor

Peter O'Shaughnessy - Director, Actor, Producer

John Olsen - Designer, Set Designer

Jean Paige - Actor, Assistant Stage Manager

Lindsay Partridge - Musical Director

Clifton Pugh - Designer, Set Designer

Robert Quentin - Producer

Des Rolfe - Actor

Desmond Rolfe - Actor

George Bernard Shaw - Writer

Michael Voysey - Devisor

Doreen Warburton - Director, Actor

Michelle - Designer

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Doris Adams - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Ray Ainsworth - Actor, Director

Robert Allan - Actor

Greg Allback - Musician

Honey Andressen - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

John Angus - Actor and Singer

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Mary Baldwinson - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

J. M. Barrie - Playwright

  • Peter Pan, Majestic Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 1 January 1938

Michael Becher - Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Rosemary Benjamin - Producer

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

William Berney - Playwright

Sally-Anne Bertram - Actor

Keith Birney - Actor

Christian Blake - Choreographer

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Marion Bond - Actor

Joan Bray - Actor

Kenn Brodziak - Producer

Jolyon Bromley - Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Rupert Brown - Set Designer

Marilyn Buchanan - Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Alan Burke - Director

Jean Calver - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

John Cameron - Actor

Peter Cameron - Actor

Tony Carden - Actor

Peter Carver - Actor

Michael Caulfield - Composer

  • The Price, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 17 April 1970

Chris Christian - Actor

Heather Christie - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Lucy Clifford - Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Peter Coke - Playwright

Ken Colbert - Stage Manager, Actor

Kenneth Colbert - Actor

Ken Collins - Actor

Clive Coppard - Actor

Ann Coxon - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Don Crosby - Actor

Jennifer Cullen - Actor

Shelagh Delaney - Playwright

Desmonde Downing - Actor, Set Designer

Jeanie Drynan - Actor

Charles Raymond Dyer - Playwright

  • Staircase, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 15 March 1967

Tommy Dysart - Actor

Martin Erdman - Writer

John Faassen - Actor

Barrett Fleming - Actor

Peter Flett - Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Rex Forward - Actor

Valentine Fox - Production Manager

Harold Fraser-Simson - Composer

Noelann Gandon - Producer

Alan Gannaway - Stage Manager

Mary Gay - Adaptor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Francis Gibson - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Stewart Ginn - Actor

  • The Price, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 17 April 1970

Dennis Glenny - Chorus Master/Mistress, Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Lola Graham - Musician

Kenneth Grahame - Writer

Nicholas Stuart Gray - Playwright

Anne Haddy - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Eve Hardwick - Actor

Alexander Hay - Actor

  • Staircase, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 15 March 1967

Ian Hemphill - Stage Director

May Hollinworth - Director

Julie Holmshaw - Actor

Penny Horsfield - Actor

Tony Ingersent - Actor

Gary Jackson - Actor

Ivy Johnson - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

Laurence Kean - Actor

Stephen Kellow - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Sheila Kennelly - Actor

Colin Kenny - Director, Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Bruce Kerr - Actor

Ethelwyn Kirk - Costume Designer

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Jacqueline Kott - Actor

  • The Price, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 17 April 1970

Sophie Krantz - Actor

Michael Lake - Actor

  • Staircase, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 15 March 1967

G A C Lawson - Lighting Designer

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Peggy Legge-Willis - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Ben Lewin - Actor

Lenore Lindsay - Actor

Enid Lorimer - Actor

Barry Lovett - Actor

Anne Lucas - Actor

David Magoffin - Actor

Sylvia Martin - Actor

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Frank McDermott - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Marc McManus - Actor

Mark McManus - Actor

Vicki Michelle - Designer

  • Staircase, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 15 March 1967

Rosemary Miller - Actor

A. A. Milne - Playwright

Ferenc Molnar - Playwright

Robert Montgomery - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Christine Mullane - Actor

Viviennne Nicol - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Alfred Noyes - Author

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Nicholas Pappas - Actor

Thomas Parramore - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Shirley Quentin - Actor

Martin Redpath - Actor

Ron Reid - Designer

Howard Richardson - Playwright

Alan Ricketts - Actor

  • Robin Hood, Independent Theatre Clubrooms, Sydney, NSW, 15 April 1939

Bryan Rippon - Lighting Designer

Alistair Roberts - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

Gregory Ross - Actor

Anna Russell - Actor

Madge Ryan - Actor

Charles M Schulz - Creator

Rosalind Seagrave - Actor

Alan Seymour - Playwright

Jim Sharman - Director

Cecily Slade - Actor

Stewart Smith - Composer, Lyricist

Margaret Snowdon - Actor

Sophocles - Playwright

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Peter Summerton - Director, Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Wendy Tory - Actor

Yoshi Tosa - Set Designer

Mavis Turner - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Barbara Vernon - Playwright

Robert Wales - Playwright

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

E. F. Watling - Translator

  • Antigone, The Playhouse, Civic Square, ACT, 9 June 1975

Robert Wells - Actor

Thais White - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Dorothy Whiteley - Actor

Megan Williams - Choreographer, Actor

Peter Williams - Actor

Frank Wilson - Set Designer

Joan Winchester - Actor

  • The Cell, Canberra Theatre, Canberra, ACT, 9 June 1966

Eleanor Witcombe - Playwright

Olga Yarad - Actor

Tony Yates - Actor

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