Contributor Mr John Edwards
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Gender Male
Functions Conductor, Musician, Actor and Singer
Notes Arrived Sydney, NSW, 17 June 1825 (per Harvey, from London, 5 January), active until June 1844. John Edwards was the first of Sydney's leading professional musicians not to be a military bandsman. September-October 1833, Edwards took over leading the orchestra (reportedly to be "composed of Civilians") at Levey's Theatre.
Events

Conductor

Musician

Actor

Singer

Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Clarke - Mechanist, Musician, Singer

Mr George Sippe - Musical Director, Musician, Orchestral Leader

Mr Aldred - Costume Co-ordinator, Costume Maker

Mr Allen - Properties Master / Mistress

Mr William Cavendish - Stage Director, Stage Manager

Mr Dudderidge - Scenic Artist

Mr Fitchett - Mechanist, Scenic Artist

Mr Conrad Knowles - Artistic Supervisor, Director, Speaker

Mr Barnett Levey - Comic Singer, Entrepreneur, Lessee, Singer

Master Josephson - Musician

Mr Thomas Kavanagh - Musician

Augustus Earle - Scenic Artist

Mr George Paul - Singer

Mr John Paul - Musician

Mr Frederick White - Dancer

Flora Anstead - Actor

Walter E. Baker - Actor

Edith Blande - Actor

Miss Bromley - Actor

J Bruce - Administrator

Marie Bruce - Actor

Mr Edgar - Actor

J Elvins - Actor

Charles Glenney - Actor

Augustus Glover - Actor

Mr Harker - Actor

Bland Holt - Actor

Walter Howe - Actor

Harrie Ireland - Actor

Mr Myers - Actor

Albert Norman - Actor

Harry Norman - Stage Manager

Harry Plimmer - Actor

E B Russell - Actor

W. H. Seagrave - Actor

A Shave - Administrator

Christie Simonsens - Administrator

Gertrude Smith - Actor

Ruth Wilmot - Actor

H Winning - Administrator

Mrs Harriett Jones - Singer

Mr Bennett - Singer

Mr Elliot - Singer

Mrs Elliott - Singer

Mr Ewens - Singer

Mr Lee - Singer

Mrs Love - Dancer

Mr Poole - Singer

Miss Adrien - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

William Mower Akhurst - Playwright

Mrs W. Andrews - Actor

F.C. Appleton - Actor

Mr Archer - Actor

Mr Atholwood - Actor

Mrs Avins - Actor

W B Bagster - Actor

J Baker - Lighting Operator

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Beaumont - Actor

H Biers - Actor

Carrie Bilton - Actor

Mr Bird - Actor

Kate Bishop - Actor

John Braham - Music Adaptor

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Braham - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Brown - Actor

Mr Brown - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Bryan - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Buckley - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mrs May Buckley - Actor

Mr Burbury - Scenic Artist

J. Caesar - Actor

Mr Chandler - Actor

Mr Cohen - Actor

Edith Cole - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Collingwood - Actor

Alfred Dampier - Actor, Playwright

Lily Dampier - Actor

Rose Dampier - Actor

George Dean - Actor

Mr Dennis - Properties Master

Mr C Dherang - Actor

Mr Doubledee - Actor

Mr Douglas - Actor

Herr Durglass - Actor

Virginia Earl - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

J Edwards - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Florence Esdaile - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Stella Esdaile - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mrs Evans - Actor

Mr Fitzgerald - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

H Flexmore - Actor

Miss Florence - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

F Forde - Actor

George Fortescue - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Freyberger - Scenic Artist

Mr Garnett - Actor

Miss Gordon - Actor

Miss Gladys Grant - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

B Griffiths - Mechanist

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Hammond - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Alphonse Harford - Actor

Thomas Harrison - Playwright

Henry Richard Harwood - Actor

Mr Hasker - Actor

A L Henriques - Actor

Georgiana Hodson - Actor

Henry Hodson - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Edmund Holloway - Actor

Henry Holmes - Scenic Artist

Mr Hunt - Set and/or Property Maker

Mr Hunter - Actor

J P Hydes - Director

Miss Jackson - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mrs Jager - Costume Maker

Mr Jameson - Actor

Mrs Charles Jones - Actor

Percy Kehoe - Musical Arranger

Mr Kitts - Actor

Mary Knight - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Leslie - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Harry Leston - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Fannie Liddiard - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

W S Lyster - Lessee

Mr Mack - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Linda Mackay - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Maher - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Manley - Actor

J H Martin - Actor

Nellie Martine - Actor

Mr Mason - Actor

Mr John Meredith - Actor

Julia Merton - Actor

Charles Miran - Actor

Mr Mooney - Actor

Miss Moore - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Murphy - Actor

J E Neild - Actor

Carry Nelson - Actor

Agnes Paul - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Pendennis - Actor

Miss Percival - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mrs Phillips - Actor

Mr Ray - Actor

Mrs Ray - Actor

Reg Rede - Actor

A jnr Reiff - Musical Arranger

William Renno - Actor, Mechanist

Edward Rice - Artistic Director

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

H R Roberts - Actor

Alfred Rolfe - Actor

Katherine Russell - Actor

Miss Scott - Actor

Mr Scott - Actor

Mr Scott - Mechanist

Mr Selwyn - Actor

J. R. Setright - Scenic Artist

Ester Silberman - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Silberman - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Smith - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Lizzie Stewart - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Madame Strebinger - Actor

Miss Stuart - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Swift - Actor

Mr Tait - Actor

Miss Talbot - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

A H Tasman - Actor

Mr Tasman - Actor

Frank Trevor - Actor

Edward Uro - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Valentine - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Frank Varley - Scenic Artist

H Vaughan - Scenic Artist

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Robert Vernon - Actor

H Vinton - Set and/or Property Maker

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Virginia Vivienne - Actor

Garnet Walch - Playwright

Charles Walsh - Actor

George Walton - Actor

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Kate Warde - Actor

Mr West - Actor

Mr J West - Actor

H Wilkinson - Actor

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Miss Wilkinson - Actor and Singer

  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Mr Wynyard - Actor

Charles Young - Actor

Barnett Levey [sole entrepreneur]

Sydney Amateur Concert Society

Band of the 3rd Regiment

Band of the 57th Regiment

J. and C. MacMahon

  • Robbery Under Arms, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 12 October 1891
  • The Corsair, Victoria Theatre (1891-), Newcastle, NSW, 19 September 1891

Alfred Dampier Company

Garrick Club Melbourne

Lyster Opera Company

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