1960s PRODUCTIONS

1969
  • Irish Night (including award winning Moomba Production)

  • Bedtime Story by Sean O’Casey. Directed by Belle Rothwell

  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller. Directed by Don Pease

  • Boeing Boeing by M. Carmoletti & B. Cross. Directed by Philip Lumb

  • My Three Angels by R. & B. Spewack. Directed by P. & C. Cantrell

  • 3 One-Act Plays:
    The Showdown by A. Booth. Directed by Dorothy Dare
    La Musica by M. Duras. Directed by Patricia Childs
    The Anniversary by Anton Chekov. Directed by Belle Rothwell

1968
  • When We Were Married by J.B. Priestley. Directed by Belle Rothwell

  • Hello Out There (Moomba Production) by S.A. Royen. Directed by Belle Rothwell

  • The Party by Jane Arden. Directed by Patricia (Paddy) Childs

  • South Pacific by Rogers & Hammerstein. Directed by Valma Bolton

1967
  • Hot Summer Night by Ted Willis. Directed by Don Pease

  • Riders to the Sea (Moomba Production) by J.M. Synge. Directed by Joan Scott

  • Old Time Music Hall Directed by Belle Rothwell

1966
  • Hobsons Choice by Harold Brighouse. Directed by Belle Rothwell

  • Children’s Production Directed by Sheila Cullen, Belle Rothwell, Laine Smith

  • The Paragon by R. & M. Pertwee. Directed by Philip Lumb

  • Summer of the 17th Doll by Ray Lawlor. Directed by Barbara Langland

  • Sweeney Todd the Barber adapted by Brian J. Burtoo from George Dibdin-Pitts’ Victorian Version of the Legend. Directed by Belle Rothwell

1965
  • Pools Paradise by Phillip King. Directed by Belle Rothwell. (First play in Research Hall)

  • 3 One-Act Plays:
    Ride a Tiger
     by Anthony Booth. Directed by Barbara Langland
    Fumed Oak by Noel Coward. Directed by Sheila Cullen
    The Mask by H.M. Harwood. Directed by Don Pease

  • WIld Goose Chase by Derek Hanfield. Directed by Barbara Langland

  • Old Time Music Hall Directed by Belle Rothwell

1964
  • 3 One-Act Plays:
    A Man Born to be Hanged by Richard Hughes. Directed by Belle Rothwell
    A Trap is a Small Place (presented by Warrandyte Theatre Group)
    Mr. Sampson by Charles Lee. Directed by Jeannie White

  • The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder. Directed by Jeannie White

  • Breath of Spring by Peter Coke. Directed by Pat Hunter

  • The Wooden Dish by Edmund Morris. Directed by Daphne Blair. (Last Play in the Eltham Shire Hall, cnr Main and Arthur Streets)

1963
  • The Vigil by László Fodor. Directed by Jeannie White

  • 3 One-Act Plays:
    Lonesome Like
     by Harold Brighouse. Directed by Belle Rothwell
    Lunch Hour
     by John Mortimer. Directed by Wyn McAlpin
    Hullaballoo by Phillip Johnson. Directed by Dorothy Davies

1962
  • Man for the Job by Dennis Driscoll. Directed by Belle Rothwell

  • 3 One-Act Plays:
    The Trapper
     by Thornton Morrow. Directed by Wyn McAlpin
    Women Within Walls by A.J. Bradbury. Directed by Belle Rothwell
    Life of Hercules Part 1 by Thomas Cruden. Directed by Dorothy Blewett

  • Murder Mistaken by Janet Green. Directed by Belle Rothwell

1960
  • Job for the Boy by Dennis Driscoll. Directed by Belle Rothwell

  • 3 One-Act Plays:
    Penny Dreadful
     by M.S. Armstrong. Directed by Beth Hewitt
    When the Old Cock Crows by Joe Corrie. Directed by Jeannie White
    The Outcast by Ronald Hadlington. Directed by Jeannie White

1961
  • Lady Mislaid by Kenneth Horne. Directed by Audrey Ryan
    3 One-Act Plays:
    Home is the Hunted
     by R.F. Delderfield. Directed by George Barker
    Amongst Those Present by Audrey Feist. Directed by Daphne Blair
    Bright Society by Cherry Vooght. Directed by Ros Reseigh