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  • Julius Caesar
    Title
    Julius Caesar
    Start Date
    13/06/1956
    End Date
    16/06/1956
    Abstract
    Author
    Director
    Music Director
    Designer
    Philip Sargeant
    Company
    Tin Alley Players
    Venue
    Award
    Murray Sutherland Prize for Dramatic Arts for 1956 to Mr David Niven for his performance as Cassius in Julius Ceasar.
    Cast
    References
    Program 1; Minutes; Farrago – 1956
    Photo
    Farrago, (“Tame”), 26th June 1956, p.7, ‘Pratt and Ferrier’.
    Reviews
    Five reviews of varything length, none of which have an indentifiable source. Most are scathing or tepid, though one defends the actors from a “guffawing audience”. Almost all reviews however single out David Niven for praise as Cassius.
    Resources
    Julius Caesar 1956 Program cover

    Julius Caesar 1956 Program cover

    Julius Caesar 1956 Program p.2-3

    Julius Caesar 1956 Program p.2-3

    Julius Caesar 1956 Reviews 1

    Julius Caesar 1956 Reviews 1

    Julius Caesar 1956 Reviews 2,3,4

    Julius Caesar 1956 Reviews 2,3,4

    Julius Caesar 1956 Reviews 5,6

    Julius Caesar 1956 Reviews 5,6

    Julius Caesar 1956 Murray Sutherland Prize letter

    Julius Caesar 1956 Murray Sutherland Prize letter

    Julius Caesar 1956 Murray Sutherland Prize media articles

    Julius Caesar 1956 Murray Sutherland Prize media articles