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Sheila Florance - On the Inside
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Helen Martineau
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-30 - Publisher:

SHEILA FLORANCE ON THE INSIDE ? an Intimate Portrait Sheila Florance said with her characteristic irony, ?I set out aged nineteen with every intention of becoming the world's greatest Shakespearean actress and ended up as Lizzie Birdsworth, the shearers? poisoner!? This much-loved character in the cult TV soapie Prisoner brought
Sheila Florance - on the Inside
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Helen Martineau
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-30 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

SHEILA FLORANCE ON THE INSIDE an Intimate Portrait Sheila Florance said with her characteristic irony, I set out aged nineteen with every intention of becoming the worlds greatest Shakespearean actress and ended up as Lizzie Birdsworth, the shearers poisoner! This much-loved character in the cult TV soapie Prisoner brought Sheila
On the Inside
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Helen Martineau
Categories: Actors
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Arcadia

Before her worldwide fame in the cult TV soapie Prisonerthere had been fifty years of hard work during the formativeyears of the Australian performing arts. It culminated justdays before her death at seventy-five with the AFI BestLeading Actress award for her last film. Her story ispacked with a wealth of
Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volume 19
Language: en
Pages: 970
Authors: Melanie Nolan
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-09 - Publisher: ANU Press

Volume 19 of the Australian Dictionary of Biography (ADB) contains concise biographies of individuals who died between 1991 and 1995. The first of two volumes for the 1990s, it presents a colourful montage of late twentieth-century Australian life, containing the biographies of significant and representative Australians. The volume is still
The Two Frank Thrings
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Peter Fitzpatrick
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-01 - Publisher: Monash University Publishing

They shared a name, of course, and their physical resemblance was startling. And both Frank Thrings were huge figures in the landscape of twentieth-century Australian theatre and film. But in many ways they could hardly have been more different. Frank Thring the father (1882–1936) began his career as a sideshow