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 [1879].

Date
1879
By
New Zealand Times Company Ltd
Ref
Eph-A-PANTOMIME-1879-01
Description

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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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 [Front cover. 1879].
Date: 1879 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to pantomimes and pantomime extravaganzas performed in New Zealand] Ref: Eph-A-PANTOMIME-1879-01-front Description: An arrangement of text with decorative border. The price of the programme was sixpence. Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Letterpress on ...
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