Sybil Thorndike

Contributions made by this person

Production Role Notes First performed Venues Companies
Hippolytus (1908) Actor The Goddess Artemis 1908 Gaiety Theatre (Manchester, City and Borough of Manchester, England), New Theatre, George Street, New Theatre, Victoria Theatre (Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England), Birmingham & Midland Institute (Birmingham, County of Worcestershire, England) Company of Annie Horniman, Manchester
The Trojan Women (1919) Actor Hecuba, in London 1919 Alhambra Theatre (London, Greater London, England), Palace Theatre, Cowley Road (Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England), Old Vic (London, Greater London, England), Holborn Empire (London, Greater London, England)
Medea (1920) Actor Medea 1920 Holborn Empire (London, Greater London, England), Duke of York's Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
The Trojan Women (1920) Actor 1920 Duke of York's Theatre (London, Greater London, England), Holborn Empire (London, Greater London, England)
Medea (1922 - 1923) Director 1922 Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) (London, Greater London, England) Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Medea (1922) Actor Medea 1922 New Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
The Trojan Women (1922) Actor 1922 Palace Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
The Trojan Women (1924) Actor 1924 New Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Hippolytus (1925) Actor 1925 Regent's Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Medea (1925) Actor Medea 1925 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
Medea (1925) Actor 1925 Walthamstow County High School (Walthamstow, Greater London, England)
Medea (1925) Actor Medea 1925 Christ Church (Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England)
Medea (1927) Actor Medea 1927 Théâtre des Champs-Elysées (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Medea (1927) Actor Medea 1927 Prince's Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Medea (1928 - 1929) Actor Medea 1928 unknown venue (South Africa), unknown venue (Zambia), unknown venue (Zimbabwe)
Medea (1929) Actor 1929 Wyndham's Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Phèdre (1930) Actor Phèdre 1930 Arts Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Medea (Tour of Australia and New Zealand 1932-33) (1932 - 1933) Actor 1932 Theatre Royal (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia), King’s Theatre (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)
Hippolytus (1936 - 1937) Actor Aphrodite / Nurse 1936 King's Theatre (Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland)
Hippolytus (1936) Actor Aphrodite / Nurse 1936 unknown venue (Streatham Hill, Greater London, England)
Trojan Women (1937) Actor Hecuba 1937 Adelphi Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
The Persians (1939) Actor Atossa 1939 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
Medea (1941 - 1942) Producer 1940 unknown venue (England), unknown venue (Wales), New Theatre (London, Greater London, England) Old Vic Company
Medea (1941 - 1942) Actor Medea 1940 unknown venue (England), unknown venue (Wales), New Theatre (London, Greater London, England) Old Vic Company
The Rape of the Locks (1943) Actor 1942 Queen Mary College (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus Rex (1945 - 1946) Actor Jocasta, in London 1944 New Theatre (London, Greater London, England), Century Theatre (New York City, New York, United States) Old Vic Company
Electra (1946) Actor Clytemnestra 1946 King's Theatre (Hammersmith, Greater London, England)
The Trojan Women (1946) Actor Hecuba 1946 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
The Women of Troy (1952) Actor Hecuba 1952 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
Women of Troy (1952) Actor 1952 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
[Scenes from Medea and Trojan Women] (1954) Actor 1954 unknown venue (Australia), unknown venue (New Zealand), unknown venue (India), unknown venue (Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
Some Men and Women: A Performance of Drama and Poetry (inc. scene from 'The Trojan Women') (1963) Actor 1963 Little Theatre, Haymarket Theatre; Theatre Royal Haymarket (City of Westminster, Greater London, England)
Sybil Thorndike [inc. recital from Trojan Women] (1969) Actor 1968 Nottingham Playhouse (Nottingham, City of Nottingham, England)