Ballantyne, Gwenneth

NLA Persistent Identifier
http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-765070

Biographies

Gwenneth Ballantyne who grew up in North Adelaide and Torrensville in South Australia attended Scott's Business College. She worked for the Freemasons under Mr Charles Glover as a typist. Later she became secretary for the Adelaide, South Australian based Little Theatre Company. Ballantyne also was with the Hut theatre. She taught drama at the Wilderness School, South Australia for 27 years and worked with John Bishop to establish a Festival Theatre in Adelaide. Ballantyne joined the Lyceum Club and performed 'Victoria Regina' at the Club. She became President of the Club in 1978, and resigned as leader of the Play Reading Group in 1985.

View the full record at Australian Women's Register

Related people and organisations

Australian Women's Register

  • (Corporate Body) Lyceum Club (Adelaide) Incorporated (1922 - )

Resources for Gwenneth Ballantyne

Selected resources (3)

Australian Women's Register

  1. Ballantyne, Gwenneth
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. Play acting
    Ballantyne, Colin and Ballantyne, Gwenneth.
    [[Adelaide]]
    Published: National Fitness Council of S. Aust
  3. Interview with Gwenneth Ballantyne [sound recording] Interviewer: Yvonne Abbott
    [2 cassettes : c. 1986]
    Series: State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
    Adelaide Lyceum Club Oral History Gwenneth Ballantyne talks about growing up in North Adelaide and Torrensville, World War I, actress Mimi Mattin, the Depression, attending Scott's Business College, job as a typist with the Freemasons under Mr Charles Glover, acting in 'A Portrait of a Gentleman in Slippers', secretary for the Little Theatre Company, marriage and children, World War II, husband Colin's return, theatre involvement, the Hut theatre, teaching drama at the Wilderness School for 27 years, joining the Lyceum Club, performed 'Victoria Regina' at the Club, trip to Europe, working with John Bishop to establish a Festival Theatre, became President of the Lyceum Club in 1978, and in 1985 resigned as leader of the Play Reading Group.
    SRG 438/29/5

Resources by Gwenneth Ballantyne (1)

  1. Play acting / by Colin and Gwenneth Ballantyne
    Ballantyne, Colin, 1908-1988
    [ Book : 1946-1970 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries
    Play acting / by Colin and Gwenneth Ballantyne
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.624)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.624)

No user comments for this person

Add a comment


Show comments and reviews from Amazon users

Possibly related

Digitised newspapers and more

Searching...

Minimise

Diaries, letters, archives

Searching...

Minimise

Archived websites (1996 – now)

Searching...

Minimise

Pictures, photos, objects

Searching...

Minimise

Books

Searching...

Minimise

Music, sound and video

Searching...

Minimise

People and organisations

Searching...

Minimise

Journals, articles and data sets

Searching...

Minimise

Maps

Searching...

Minimise

Lists

Searching...

Minimise

Government Gazettes

Searching...

Minimise
  1. Website: Australian Women's Archives Project
    www.womenaustralia.info
    Matching pages:
    View 11 matching archived pages
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.33)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.33)

  2. Website: Australian Women in War
    www.womenaustralia.info
    Matching pages:
    View 8 matching archived pages
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.325)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.325)

  3. Website: The Australian Women's Register
    www.womenaustralia.info
    Matching pages:
    View 14 matching archived pages
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.044)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.044)

Diaries, letters, archives

No results

Minimise
  1. Amphitryon 38 (22 July 1939 - 29 July 1939) [Event description]
    [ Article : 1939 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.145)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.145)

  2. Tennessee Quartet (15 December 1950 - 16 December 1950) [Event description]
    [ Article : 1950 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.018)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1.018)

  3. Winterset (18 November 1938 - 26 November 1938) [Event description]
    [ Article : 1938 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 0.993)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 0.993)

  4. The Cherry Orchard (5 May 1947 - 8 May 1947) [Event description]
    [ Article : 1947 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 0.856)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 0.856)

Music, sound and video

No results

Minimise
  1. Lyceum Club (Adelaide) Incorporated (1922-)
    ... Ballantyne, Gwenneth ...
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.001)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.001)

Lists

No results

Minimise
  1. "Romeo And Juliet" At Little Theatre
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 13 May 1936 p 8 Article Illustrated
    ... 'Romeo And Juliet' At Little Theatre GWENNETH BAIiANTYNE will ! -wear a white taffeta gown with ... 76 words
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 1.256)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 1.256)

  2. Two Stars Of 1939
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 30 December 1939 p 4 Article Illustrated
    ... Two Stars Of 1939* GWENNETH BALLANTYNE played delightfully in the leading role in "Amphitryon 38 ... 61 words
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.937)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.937)

  3. No title
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 16 November 1938 p 10 Article Illustrated
    ... GWENNETH BAILANTYNE, cs . Mirriamne, the tragic Jewish girl in 'Winter?et,' to bo presented by the ... 32 words
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.917)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.917)

Books

No results

Minimise

Pictures, photos, objects

No results

Minimise

Maps

No results

Minimise
  1. APPOINTMENTS, RETIREMENTS AND DISMISSAL.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1957) Thursday 13 March 1952 [Issue No.22] p 1931

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... Division.—Ernest Arnold Ballantyne, George Ellis Brewster, Eric Briscoe, James Campbell, William Ronald ... Division.—Beryl Joycelyn Aldis, Lilian Gwenneth Allen, Gabrielle Mary Ayres, Aileen Teresa May Badior ... 1694 words
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.001)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.001)

  2. SPECIAL GAZETTE UNDER THE "PUBLIC SERVICE ACT, 1902." APPOINTMENTS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 17 June 1949 [Issue No.101 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1693

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... , Norma Joan Cunningham, Marion Janet Gray, Bonnie Irene Johnson, Gwenneth Landsdown, Lilias Helen ... Patricia Dorothy Hewitt, Miss Gwenneth Bertha Corben, Mr. William Henry Wilde, Miss Madeline Warren, Miss ... 2398 words
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.001)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.001)

  3. SPECIAL GAZETTE UNDER THE "PUBLIC SERVICE ACT, 1902." APPOINTMENTS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 8 May 1931 [Issue No.58 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1737

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... ; Ballantyne, Kathleen Ursula; Ballard, Catherine McKin non; Banfield, Laurel Esmere; Banaby, Margaret Tlielma ... ; Barnes, Kathleen; Barnes, May Catherine; Barr; Dorothy Ellen; Bartlett, Mary Gwenneth; Bax, J Minnie ... 1971 words
    • Text last corrected on 21 April 2016 by jules1949
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)