Venue Garrick Theatre
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Address 79-83 Castlereagh Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
First Date 1890
Last Date 1893
Notes Opened 22 December 1890 as Garrick Theatre. Renamed Tivoli Theatre 18 February 1893. Destroyed by fire in 1899. Rebuilt and opened 12 April 1899. Closed as a live venue in 1928. It became the Embassy Cinema. Closed 1977. Demolished in mid-1980s.
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Latitude | Longitude -33.8731670 | 151.2091890
Events

The Achurch-Charrington Company

Novelty Theatre

Williamson, Garner and Musgrove

Janet Achurch - Actor

Emma Bronton - Actor

Herbert Flemming - Actor

Meta Pelham - Actor

Charles Charrington - Actor, Director

W. Holland - Actor

Harry Power - Actor

Owen Harris - Actor

Alice May - Actor

George Leitch - Actor

Eille Norwood - Actor

William John Wilson - Scenic Artist

William Archer - Translator

Mr Cosgrove - Actor

Constance Edwards - Actor

Miss Fortescue - Actor

F.C. Grove - Writer

William Holman - Actor

Henrik Ibsen - Playwright

Herman Merivale - Writer

Gerald Moore - Actor

J B Westmacott - Actor

Robert Baxter - Actor

Charles Haddon Chambers - Playwright

Master Cheeky - Actor

Wilkie Collins - Playwright

J Cosgrove - Actor

Gwyn Dallas - Actor

Alexandre Dumas fils - Playwright

Grace Freeman - Actor and Singer

Amy Gourlay - Actor

John Gourlay - Actor and Singer

H. Harries - Actor

Flora Hastings - Actor

H. R. Jewell - Actor

Ernest Legouvé - Playwright

Harry Leston - Actor

Charles Lindsay - Actor

Ada Moxon - Actor

Nora O'Shannessy - Singer

Lalla Poole - Actor

Charles Reade - Playwright

Bessie Rignold - Actor

Augustin Eugene Scribe - Playwright

George Walton - Actor and Singer

R E Watson - Actor

Albion White - Actor

Master Whyte - Actor

Resources
  • Article:  Musical and Dramatic Notes, Sydney Morning Herald, 26 December 1896, 5
  • Article:  Ross Thorne, Tivoli Theatre, Sydney, 1890-1929, Companion To Theatre In Australia, 1995, 605
  • Map:  Plans of Sydney (Doves), 1880 Map 9
  • Record:  Ailsa McPherson, Harry Rickards's Tivoli, Dictionary of Sydney, 2008
  • Website:  Sydney Architecture - Garrick Theatre / Tivoli Theatre, Sydney Architecture
Venue Identifier 11240