Fama, Gaetano Joseph, 1883?-1940

Fama, Tano, 1883?-1940

Member of The Diggers-NZ Divisional Pierrots, 1916-1919. Died in 1940 aged 57 [Source: Online historical BDM]

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Tano Fama presents the world famous Fisk Jubilee Singers, re-organised and strengthened including starring engagement of Miss Belle F Gibbons, the world-renowned jubilee singer and lady baritone, Miss Ron Thompson the colored soprano, Miss Marjorie Alwyne the charming contralto, Miss Alice Baptiste the colored mezzo-soprano, Miss Madeline Joyce the gifted pianiste, Mr Harry Penn tenor and monologuist, Miss Davina Morrison coloratura soprano, Mr Huntley Spencer the popular colored lyric tenor ... [Poster. 1924].
Date: 1924 By: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978; Cabot, Beatrice Eliza, 1894-1981 Ref: Eph-E-CABOT-Variety-1924-01 Description: An arrangement of text, of varying sizes and styles. Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Geo W Slade Ltd., Printers Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical p...
Date: [1990]-1998 By: Bolton, Geoffrey D, active 1970-1998; Bolton, Bertram Yeatts, 1896-1976 Ref: fMS-Papers-6286 Description: Source materials for `Warrior entertainers (1997). Includes concert programmes, London and Edinburgh (1919); clippings re Pat Hanna and his career; postcards...
Grand Opera House Wellington :The Famous Diggers. Grand Opera House, com[mencing] Saturday, March 3rd [Postcard. 1923].
Date: 1923 Ref: Eph-A-VARIETY-1923-02 Description: Shows the "Superb Six" (probably, as in programme for same performance) men in clown suits with ruffs, with eight young women also in fancy costume. The back...
Date: [ca 1917] Ref: PAColl-5707-1 Description: Photographs of the original Digger Pierrots and photographs of Tano Fama in two of his roles. Quantity: 4 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1920 By: Bolton, Bertram Yeatts, 1896-1976 Ref: PA1-o-864 Description: Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Fama, Gaetano J, d 1940 : Correspondence and newspaper clippings
Date: [ca 1913-1963] By: Fama, Gaetano Joseph, 1883?-1940 Ref: MS-Papers-10732 Description: The collection consists of a copy of a letter written by Fama on the 1st October 1916 from France giving a `stretcher bearer's point of view of the Battle of...
Date: 1920 - 1939 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978 :[Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] Ref: Eph-A-CABOT-Pantomime-1920/1939 Description: Includes: 1923: Tano Fama presents "Ye olde English pantomime", "Dick Whittington" and his cat. A beautiful array of gorgeous effects... Fairlie, Monday Dece...
Rex, Tony, 1916-1994 : The Diggers - New Zealand Divisional Pierrots
Date: 1919 By: Clifford, Henry Herbert, 1872-1949; Rex, Henry Anthony, 1916-1994 Ref: PAColl-D-0226 Description: Group photograph taken in the studio of H H Clifford, Christchurch, ca 1919. All names indexed in Name Field. Back row: L Cpl G Hillyer; Pte Roy Simpson; Pte...
Date: 1900 - 1929 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978 Ref: Eph-B-CABOT-Variety-1900/1929 Description: Includes programmes for the following: 1909: The Gaiety Theatre (Fitzroy, Sydney). Programme for week commencing 13 March 1909 (With "Red white and blue" - W...
Date: 1923 Ref: Eph-A-WILLIAMSON-1923 Description: Includes programmes for the following: Asche, Oscar, in conjunction with J C Williamson present "Cairo". Country tour. 1923. Programme. Asche, Oscar, in conj...