Phyllis Early (19**-). Actress, singer-comedian.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
Performed in The Merry Widow (1973, with CAPAB), The Summer of the Seventeenth Doll (as “Pearl”), Ladies in Retirement (as “Leonora Fiske”), Sailor Beware! (as “Mrs. Lack”), To Dorothy, a Son (as “Dorothy”), The House of Blue Leaves (as “Bunny Flingus” at the Space Theatre in 1976), The Cat and the Canary, The Golden Years of Music Hall, The Circus Adventure (as “The Cat” for Lane/Peltz in 1978) An Evening with Noël Coward (at the Baxter Theatre in 1978) Zombie (as “Hilda Creature” at the Space Theatre in 1977), The Petrified Forest (as “Mrs. Chilsholm” for Lane/Peltz in 1978), Murder at the Vicarage (as “Griselda Clement” at the Nico Malan Theatre in 1979) Also worked in ice shows.
SACD 1973; 1974; 1977/78; 1978/79; 1979/80.
The House of Blue Leaves programme notes, 1976.
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