Academy of Music, Wellington. Sole lessee R W Cary. First time in New Zealand, a new grand semi-Maori Christmas pantomime entitled "Kainga of the Ladye Birds", or Harlequin Prince Tumanako, the fair ataahua, and The Demon of Colonial Finance. Fairy extravaganza opening to pantomime dialogue and songs written by "Grif". The whole produced under the immediate direction of R W Cary. Wellington, Printed at the "N.Z. Times" Office, Wellington .
- New Zealand Times Company Ltd
Includes dramatis personae and complete libretto. Members of the cast included Mr A Lawrence, Miss Heath, Mr R W Cary, Mr G Brown, Miss Amy Thornton, Miss J Gwynne, Miss Nell Gwynne, Miss Annie Millner, Miss C Potter, Miss M Bell, Miss A Irwin, Miss L Wyatt, Miss S Lloyd, Miss Lawra Browne, Mr F Brown, Mr P Gill, Mr T Hook, Mr J Burroughs, Mr A Stephenson, Mr T Williams, Mr G Sylvester.
The location of the kainga is at Parihaka
Year 1879 verified in Papers Past.
Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Physical Description: Booklet of 24 pages, each 163 x 100 mm.
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- 1 album(s) Album(s), Ephemera, Letterpress works, Theatre programmes, Booklet of 24 pages, each 163 x 100 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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