Downstage Theatre Company Ltd

Downstage Theatre (Wellington, N.Z.)

New Zealand's first professional theatre company, in operation from 1964-2013. From 1973-2013, Downstage was located at the purpose-built Hannah Playhouse on the corner of Courtenay Place and Cambridge Terrace, Wellington.

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Date: 1996 From: Kirkcaldie, Constance Violet Scott, 1917-2008 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-9210-27 Description: Tributes to Kirkcaldie on the occasion of her retirement as President of the Friends of Downstage Theatre, 1996 Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1972 - 1977 By: Boyce, Raymond Stanley (Dr), 1928-2019; Gibbs, Barry R, -1999 Ref: D-021-001/064 Description: Supplied title. chiefly by Raymond Boyce; some by Barry Gibbs. See shelf-list for details Quantity: 64 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil drawings ...
Date: March 1982 From: Downstage Theatre (Wellington): Photographs of productions By: Davis, Brian, active 1980 Ref: PAColl-7704-17-1-02 Description: Richard McGrath as Captain Jack Absolute, and Lloyd Scott as his servant Fag, in a scene from The Rivals by Richard Sheridan, Downstage Theatre, Wellington. ...
Date: 2000 From: Parry, Lorae, 1955- :Photographs Ref: PAColl-8985-3 Description: Photographs of the Downstage Theatre production 'Vagabonds', taken 2000 by an unidentified photographer. Quantity: 20 colour original photographic print(s)....
Date: [ca 1960s, 1983] By: Evison, Helen June Patricia (Dame), 1924-2010 Ref: PAColl-5339 Description: Collection comprises: Photographs of the Downstage Theatre production 'Cabaret', taken ca 1983 by an unidentified photographer Contact sheet of an unidentifi...
Date: 2001 Ref: Eph-D-VARIETY-2001-01 Description: Poster shows stylised cartoon illustrations of Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement, the duo who were the Flight of the Conchords, both playing guitars. At top ...
Date: 1980 - 1981 Ref: Eph-D-DOWNSTAGE-1980/1981 Description: Includes posters for: 1980: "Crown matrimonial" by Royce Ryton. From October 23 [1980] (2 copies) Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). Physical Description: Ph...
Date: 1995 - 1999 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-1995/1999 Description: Includes: 1995: A Pocket Opera production in association with Downstage, "The fairy queen", by Henry Purcell. Opera double with "Rigoletto". Downstage, 2-16...
Date: 1965 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-1965-01 Description: Poster advertising the Downstage season of this production. Shows a nude female actress posing with a rifle. She wears a cap, a Union Jack over her pubic reg...
Date: 2002 From: Downstage Theatre :[Ephemera and posters up to A0 size for productions. 2000-2005] By: Eyework Design + Production Ltd Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-2002-01 Description: A poster advertising the season of "Ranterstantrum" at Downstage Theatre during the New Zealand Festival of the Arts in Wellington. Image shows actor Robbie ...
Date: 2006 - 2009 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-2006/2009 Description: Includes: 2006: The Brendhan Lovegrove project. New Zealand International Comedy Festival '06. Wellington Downstage 30 May - 3 June; Auckland Kingslander 18...
Date: 2010 - 2011 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-2010/2011 Description: Includes: 2010: Downstage and Hackman present the Dominion Post season of "Apollo 13 mission control". Downstage Theatre, 30 October - 18 December [2010] (2 ...
Date: 1965 - 1967 By: Teague, Warwick Roger, 1940-1977 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-1965/1967-Card Description: Includes handmade posters with mounted photographs and prints, for: Downstage presents "The little sweep"; a children's opera by Benjamin Britten. Produced b...
Date: 1980 - 1989 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-1980s Description: Includes: 1984: The Dominator. Election postponed; Arson party sets flagging polls alight; Theatre snaps to it with fiery election revue. Downstage Theatre p...
Date: 2000 - 2005 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-2000/2005 Description: Includes: 2002: "Blue / orange", by Joe Penhall. Presented by Bell Gully. Director Jonathon Hendry; starring K C Kelly, Kelson Henderson, John Katipa. Design...
Date: 2010 By: New Zealand International Arts Festival (2012 : Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: Eph-E-FESTIVAL-Wellington-2010 Description: Posters include: NZ International Arts Festival, 26 Feb - 21 Mar 2010. Tickets on sale 19 November [Single monochrome ladder and two cubes] (2 copies) NZ Int...
Date: 2009 Ref: Eph-E-DOWNSTAGE-2009-01 Description: Poster for a Downstage production shows a photograph of the left half of Darwin's face at the left, and half of the face of a chimpanzee at the right. Quant...
Date: 1989 - 2004 From: Eyework Design & Production :[Ephemera and posters. 1988-2004] Ref: Eph-D-EYEWORK-CNZ Description: Includes: 1997: "Waiora", written by Hone Kouka; directed by Murray Lynch [Features Nancy Brunning]. Downstage Theatre Wellington 21-30 April; Whakatane Litt...
Date: 1998 Ref: Eph-B-DOWNSTAGE-1998 Description: "Knitwits" by William Taylor. Adapted for the stage by Dave Armstrong, directed by Conrad Newport. 14-25 April 1998. Flyer (2 copies). "Krishnan's dairy", wr...
Date: 1983 From: Downstage Theatre :[Ephemera and posters for productions. 1964-2013] Ref: Eph-C-DOWNSTAGE-1983 Description: Includes posters for: Downstage Theatre in association with Derek Glynne, by arrangment with the Royal Shakespeare Theatre Stratford-Upon-Avon, England, pres...