Story: Bailey, Rona

Drama summer school, 1964

Drama summer school, 1964

Rona Bailey, standing at right, at the New Zealand Drama Council’s 1964 summer school. The experience led Rona and others to pursue the establishment of a permanent drama training school in New Zealand. The QEII Arts Council Drama Training School (later the New Zealand Drama School) opened in 1970 as a result. 

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Peter Franks. 'Bailey, Rona', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2018. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 December 2021)