Anthony Drake (19**-) Actor, Producer.
He was born in England. He settled in South Africa in 1948.
He studied at the Webber-Douglas Drama School.
He began his theatrical life backstage at the Festival Theatre in Cambridge, England. In South Africa he did broadcasting and worked in advertising until 1980.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
He became well-known as leading man and producer with the original Brian Brooke Company. He had a role in The Dresser, played George Winter in 84 Charing Cross Road (1981), Stephano in The Tempest (1982).
He produced Grand National Night.
The Tempest (CAPAB 1982) programme notes.
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