1. EDITH HUXHAM:
1.1. Variety entertainer, singer, costume designer. Born Edith Maitland in South Australia.
2. HISTORICAL NOTES:
2.1. Hugh and Edith Huxham directed a production of The Orchid at the Moonee Ponds Town Hall (Victoria) for the Essendon Operatic and Choral Society, 14 to16 June 1930 (Age 16 June 1930, p.12).
3. ENGAGEMENTS CHRONOLOGY - 1905-1930:
1905: 8 July - * ; Queen's Hall, Sydney [Hugh Huxham] / ca. 23-31 December ; Cremorne Gardens, Charters Towers ['Hughie' Huxham].
1906: ca. January ; Cremorne Gardens, Charters Towers ['Hughie Huxham'] / ca. August-September* ; Victoria Theatre, Newcastle [Hugh Huxham].
Entries for the period ca. 1909-early 1911 are for the Harmonious Huxhams unless otherwise noted.
1910: ca. 26 February - April* ; Opera House, Melbourne / ca. 16 July - * ; Tivoli Theatre, Sydney / ca. 22 October - ca. 10 December ; Opera House, Melbourne / ca. 17-31 December ; Tivoli Theatre, Sydney.
1911: ca. December ; Empire Theatre, Brisbane.
1912: ca. January - February ; Empire Theatre, Brisbane / 10 August - ca. October ; Empire Theatre, Brisbane.
See Huxham's Serenaders entry for details of Hugh and Edith Huxham's career movements between ca. October/November 1912 and 1926.
1930: 14 June - * ; Town Hall, Moonee Ponds, Victoria [The Orchid - Essendon Operatic and Choral Society].