Contributor Joan Hammond
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Other Names Joan Hood Hammond, Dame Joan Hammond
Gender Female
Nationality New Zealander / Australian
Date of Birth 24 May 1912
Date of Death 26 November 1996
Functions Singer, Soprano
Notes Born in Christchurch New Zealand, educated in Sydney, where she achieved fame in sport, particularly golf. She was also a violinist with Sydney Philharmonic & Conservatorium Orchestras.
NLA http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-570055
Events
  • Hansel and Gretel, Elder Hall, University of Adelaide, SA, 12 October 1985
  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Salome ; Rigoletto ; The Trittico ; Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957
  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957
  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Singer

  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957

Actor and Singer

Consultant

Soprano

Gregory Dempsey - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer, Tenor

Eric Clapham - Assistant Conductor, Conductor

Jozef Drewniak - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Neil Easton - Actor, Actor and Singer, Baritone, Singer

John Germain - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Rosalind Keene - Actor, Actor and Singer, Soprano

Murray Mardardy - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Arnold Matters - Director

  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Leo McKernan - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Walter Rychtowski - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

John Shaw - Actor, Singer

  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Gino Zancanaro - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Ronald Dowd - Actor, Singer

  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Desmond Patterson - Actor, Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Giacomo Puccini - Composer

Janne Ross - Actor, Actor and Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Robert Allman - Actor and Singer, Baritone, Singer

Pamela Coleman - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Valerie Earl - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Anthony Fenech - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Waverney Ford - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Noel McCabe - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Bettine McCaughan - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Peter North - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Gwendell Oberg - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Joseph Post - Conductor, Musical Director

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Karl Rankl - Conductor, Musical Director

Judith Staff - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Georg Tintner - Assistant Conductor, Conductor

Tim Walton - Designer

  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Elizabeth West - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Ella Banner - Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Max Brown - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Jacqueline Browning - Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Franco Brozessi - Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Gerard Field - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Victor Franklin - Actor, Actor and Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Clifford Grant - Actor and Singer, Singer

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Stefan Haag - Director, Stage Director

  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Dorothy Hitch - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Louis Kahan - Designer

  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Arthur Kennedy - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Wesley Ladd - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Margareth Lanningan - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Bruce Lawrence - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Gloria McDonall - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Robert Miller - Orchestral Leader

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Dudley O'Keefe - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Donald Powell - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Justine Rettick - Singer, Soprano

Brian Richardson - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Joyce Simmons - Actor and Singer, Soprano

Donald Smith - Actor and Singer, Tenor

Richard Strauss - Composer

Ferdinand Tongi - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Giuseppe Verdi - Composer

  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

John Young - Actor

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Theresa Adams - Actor and Singer

Grazia Angelau - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Gwenyth Annear - Consultant

Valda Bagnall - Soprano

Raymond Boyce - Costume Designer, Set Designer

  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Michael Brien - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Tom Brown - Producer

Rowell Bryden - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Peta Carlile - Actor

Andrea Clare - Actor

Rae Cocking - Assistant Director

Philip Cope - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Leslie Couch - Actor and Singer

John Dowey - Stage Manager

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Catherine Egar - Actor

Alan Ferris - Singer

  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Allan Ferris - Tenor

Michele Fiore - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Frants Folmer - Properties Master / Mistress

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Giuseppe Giacosa - Librettist

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957

Roy Glasheen - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Paree Gleeson - Actor and Singer

Peter Goers - Director

Evelyn Hall - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Elaine Haxton - Designer

Janet Healy - Actor

Matthew Henrick - Actor

Engelbert Humperdinck - Composer

George Humphrey - Assistant Conductor

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Luigi Illica - Librettist

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957

Franco Izal - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Ronal Jackson - Baritone

Raelene Jones - Actor

Ernest Jurgenson - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Anita Kelly - Actor and Singer

Jennifer Kneale - Actor

Margaret Lanigan - Actor

  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

Alan Light - Actor

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Julia Malyon - Actor and Singer

Noel Mangin - Singer

  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Christine Manuel - Actor

Albino Marone - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Raymond McDonald - Actor

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Primo Montanari - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Richard Mooney - Stage Manager

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Frances Moroney - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Doreen Morrow - Actor and Singer

Lina Pagliughi - Actor

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

Christine Palmer - Actor and Singer

Norman Parker - Head Mechanist

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Ron Patten - Publicist

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Mary Poxon - Wardrobe Master / Mistress

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Glenda Raymond - Soprano

Peter Rice - Costume Designer

  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

Pat Shaw - Hair Stylist

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Will Thompson - Stage Manager

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Margaret Vincent - Actor

Stephen Walter - Musical Director

Neil Warren-Smith - Baritone

Wilma Whitney - Actor

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Alex Young - Electrician

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

The Elizabethan Trust Opera Company

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957
  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957
  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

The Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust

The Victorian Symphony Orchestra

  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960
  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957

Garnet H. Carroll

  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

  • Tosca, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 6 September 1957
  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

The Adelaide Festival of Arts

  • Madam Butterfly, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 29 March 1960
  • Salome, Theatre Royal, Adelaide, SA, 17 March 1960

The Elizabethan Opera Ballet Company

  • Tosca, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 17 October 1957
  • Otello, Princess Theatre (1886- ), Melbourne, VIC, 15 October 1957

Elder Conservatorium Opera Class

J. C. Williamson Limited (1910-1938)

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932

N.S.W. Opera Guild

  • Othello, Elizabethan Theatre, Newtown, NSW, 3 September 1957

Queensland Symphony Orchestra

  • Tosca, Her Majesty's Theatre, Brisbane, QLD, 24 July 1957

South Australian Symphony Orchestra

The Elder Conservatorium of Music

Williamson Imperial Opera Company

  • Rigoletto, Her Majesty's Theatre (1887-1933), Sydney, NSW, 19 April 1932
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