Scene from Dexterity at the Community Playhouse, Sydney, 3 May 1930

Fryer Library (1930). Scene from Dexterity at the Community Playhouse, Sydney, 3 May 1930.

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Creator Fryer Library
Title Scene from Dexterity at the Community Playhouse, Sydney, 3 May 1930
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1930-05-03
Contributor Ward, Gustavus
Tennant, Carrie
Series Fryer Library Photograph Collection, UQFL477
Type image/tiff
Original Format Photograph; sepia; 15 x 20 cm.
Source Fryer Library Photograph Collection, UQFL477, Box 6, PIC718
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Abstract/Summary The Fryer Library Photograph Collection is a collection of approximately 900 photographs, mostly black and white, some sepia. Photographs mostly relating to Queensland people and places, but including interstate and overseas photographs. Includes photographs of Australian authors, the 1893 Brisbane floods, and Mornington Island (Queensland). There are also a number of photographs of Papua New Guinea which were originally in the Beazley collection (UQFL271).
Keyword Community Playhouse (Sydney, Nsw.)
Theater -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- History
Ward, Gustavus
Tennant, Carrie
Carswell, Frank
Dowse, Richard
Rothfield, David
Rothfield, Neville
Taylor, Adeline
Tudehope, Adeline
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151.342636,-33.424598 150.502229,-33.424598 150.502229,-34.169249 151.342636,-34.169249 151.342636,-33.424598

Additional Notes Scene from Dexterity at the Community Playhouse Sydney, written by Gustavus Ward and directed by Carrie Tennant. Winner of the Australian one-act play competition Consett Stephen Cup for Literary Merit and 2nd place prize for the best play from a theatrical point of view. There were two performances, the final performance was held on 17 May 1930 at St. Peter's Hall, Sydney. Actors: Frank Carswell, Richard Dowse, David Rothfield, Neville Rothfield, Adeline Taylor and Adeline Tudehope.
AUSTRALIAN PLAYS. (1930, May 19). The Sydney Morning Herald, p. 6. Retrieved from
AusStage. (n.d.). Dexterity. Retrieved from

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