Grand national entertainment. Opera House, Monday, 14th April, 1890, in aid of the Marist Bros.' Schools. The most interesting and enjoyable entertainment ever given in this city, in the cause of Catholic charity! Irish music, Irish melodies, Irish recitations. Printed at the Evening Post office, Willis-Street, Wellington. [1890].

Grand national entertainment. Opera House, Monday, 14th April, 1890, in aid of the Marist Bros.' Schools. The most interesting and enjoyable entertainment ever given in this city, in the cause of Catholic charity! Irish music, Irish melodies, Irish recitations. Printed at the Evening Post office, Willis-Street, Wellington. [1890].
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Date
1890
By
Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.)
Ref
Eph-C-VARIETY-1890-01
Description

An arrangement of text. Items to be performed included: A story of Irish eviction, or "How Father Dan gained the day"; the thrilling recital of the defence of Lucknow; The Mulligan Guards' retreat; Mr W D Lyon's amusing songs and sketches. Performers also included: fifty pupils of Marist Brothers Schools, Mr E J Hill, Miss McCarthy, Mrs Walsh, Miss Katherine Hardy, Mr Prouse, Mr S Ross, Messrs Connolly and E Dunne, Mr W D Lyon, Misses Ross and Jacomb, Mr F W Haybittle.

The full orchestra was conducted by Mr J B Connolly. The boys were drilled by Mr W Naughton. The committee included: Messrs D Walsh, J Brennan, J O'Sullivan, Hyland, Mahoney, S Ross, B LArkin, W Naughton, Dennehy and O'Driscoll.

Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s) on poster.

Physical Description: Letterpress on poster 420 x 142 mm. 396 x 172 mm.

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1 b&w art print(s) on poster, Ephemera, Letterpress works, Posters, Letterpress on poster 420 x 142 mm. 396 x 172 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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