Isabella Hall<br />Dame Edna!<br />
L      k carefully<br />Look out for Dame Edna’s Glasses!<br />See if you can spot it, there is only 1.<br />Note:<br />On...
Quick facts<br />		For those of you that don’t know who Dame Edna Everage is, she is a comedian and is one of the most suc...
Trademarks<br />		Dame Edna Everage has many trademarks;<br />Her glasses and her hair are her most famous! She also loves...
Early life<br />	Dame Edna Everage was born on about the 17th of February 1938, in Moonee Ponds, a Melbourne suburb.<br />...
Family<br />Her family, in which are never seen, are:Norman Stoddard Everage (also called Norm), her late husband and long...
“Just for Laughs”<br />Broadcast on Channel Ten<br />Video found on You Tube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YV6Q4Q9u1pU<b...
Quotes and Sayings<br />My mother used to say to me that there are no strangers in the world, only friends you haven’t met...
Shows<br />		Dame Edna has done many live stage shows, these include;<br />Housewife<br />Super stars<br />Dame Edna: The ...
Barry Humphries<br />Dame Edna Everage is a character played by Barry Humphries. He also has another character that I thin...
Glossary<br />Unauthorised-not having official permission.<br />Trademarks-a distinctive mark or feature particularly char...
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  1. 1. Isabella Hall<br />Dame Edna!<br />
  2. 2. L k carefully<br />Look out for Dame Edna’s Glasses!<br />See if you can spot it, there is only 1.<br />Note:<br />On this page they are only examples<br />
  3. 3. Quick facts<br /> For those of you that don’t know who Dame Edna Everage is, she is a comedian and is one of the most successful Australian female stars along with Kylie Minogue, Olivia Newton-John and Nicole Kidman.<br />
  4. 4. Trademarks<br /> Dame Edna Everage has many trademarks;<br />Her glasses and her hair are her most famous! She also loves her Gladiolus – She even has a song/poem about them! <br />Her catch phrase is;<br /><ul><li>Hello Possums</li></li></ul><li>
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  6. 6. Early life<br /> Dame Edna Everage was born on about the 17th of February 1938, in Moonee Ponds, a Melbourne suburb.<br /> When she first started her career she was a housewife then an investigative journalist, social anthropologist, talk show host, swami, children's book illustrator, spin doctor, Icon, Housewife Superstar, and more recently, Megastar. She is also a noted actress.<br /> Now she is a comedian.<br />
  7. 7. Family<br />Her family, in which are never seen, are:Norman Stoddard Everage (also called Norm), her late husband and long term sufferer of a “rumbling prostate”. Her daughter Valmai (currently in shoplifters rehab.) and she has 2 sons Bruce and Kenneth.<br />
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  9. 9. “Just for Laughs”<br />Broadcast on Channel Ten<br />Video found on You Tube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YV6Q4Q9u1pU<br />
  10. 10. Quotes and Sayings<br />My mother used to say to me that there are no strangers in the world, only friends you haven’t met yet.<br />Never be afraid to laugh at yourself, after all you could be missing out on the joke of the century.<br />I was born in Melbourne with a precious gift. Dame Nature stooped over my cot and gave me this gift. It was the ability to laugh at others misfortunes.<br />
  11. 11. Shows<br /> Dame Edna has done many live stage shows, these include;<br />Housewife<br />Super stars<br />Dame Edna: The Royal Tour which received a Tony Award for Live Theatrical Event as well as a Drama Desk Award and an Outer Critics Circle Special Achievement Award.<br />Just for laughs<br />A Night with Dame Edna- which also received a Tony Award for Live Theatrical Event.<br />3 Australian icons!!!<br />
  12. 12. Barry Humphries<br />Dame Edna Everage is a character played by Barry Humphries. He also has another character that I think is completely disgusting; <br />Sir Les Patterson. Barry Humphries often dresses up as either of these characters.<br />Dame Edna<br />Barry Humphries<br />Sir Les Patterson<br />
  13. 13. Glossary<br />Unauthorised-not having official permission.<br />Trademarks-a distinctive mark or feature particularly characteristic of or identified with a person or thing.<br />Dame-a title used in front of a woman’s name which is given in Britain as a special honour, usually for valuable work done over a long period.<br />Stooped-to lean over something.<br />Misfortunes-when something bad happens.<br />Anthropologist-a person who specialises in anthropology.<br />Anthropology-the study of people.<br />Spin doctor-someone who like to over exaggerate thing or make people believe something that isn’t true.<br />
  14. 14. Bibliography<br /><ul><li>en.wikipeidia.org
  15. 15. www.dame-edna.com
  16. 16. www.youtube.com
  17. 17. www.google.com/images
  18. 18. www.quotemountain.com
  19. 19. www.quotedaddy.com
  20. 20. www.biographybase.com
  21. 21. www.travellady.com
  22. 22. dictionary.reference.com
  23. 23. Handling Edna an unauthorised biography
  24. 24. My Life as Me</li>

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