Vivyan Ellacott

Vivyan Ellacott, courtesy Ilford Recorder
Forename/s: 
Vivyan
Family name: 
Ellacott
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Interview Number: 
349
Interview Date(s): 
30 Mar 1995
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Duration (mins): 
120

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[Transcribed from Manny Yospa’s handwritten note]

Farmers, Gower, Swansea; School play, Henry V. Mother: Dorothy Davies, Hollywood actress. Father had company. Grocer’s shop. Swansea Empire 1954. Under Milk Wood. 12 years old. Wyndham’s. Hitchcock film The Man Who Knew Too Much. Repertory Theatre. Assistant Stage Manager. John Chilvers. Swansea Grand. ASM/Performer BBC Radio, Welsh Home Service, TWW. Youth company, Swansea Youth Theatre. Mannheim etc., Asst. Manager. Swansea 1966, closure 1969. Council bought it. Manager, Wimbledon Theatre. Council reopened. Heidelberg, 1970. Kenneth More Theatre [Ilford] opened Dec 31 1974.

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