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Jim Sharman interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 3003899
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Sharman, Jim, 1945
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1976 Nov. 25 
3 sound tape reels (ca. 134 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 969-971

Summary

Sharman speaks of his first interest in theatre at the age of five ; the attitudes prevailing towards Australian writers in the 60's ; Sharman speaks of jobs held after leaving school at age 16 ; studying at NIDA ; his work in various theatres ; the plays he has directed ; directing opera ; undertaking the production of "Hair" in Australia and Japan ; the success of "Jesus Christ superstar" ; his production of the Rocky Horror Show and the ensuing movie.

Notes

Recorded on 25 November 1976.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-567670796

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (43 p.). 
Subjects Sharman, Jim -- Interviews.  |  Theatrical producers and directors -- Australia -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 1/969-971
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ORAL TRC 1/969-971 (transcript)
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