Entertainers

Performers, Performing artists, Show business personalities, Show-men
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Lieutenant Herman with his ventriloquist dummy
Date: [ca 1870] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/4-006818-G Description: Lieutenant Herman with his ventriloquist dummy. Photograph taken circa 1870, by William James Harding. Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - top right...
J C Williamson Theatres Ltd present The Kiwis Revue Company, the original Middle-East Kiwi Concert Party. His Majesty's Auckland. [Season commencing Tuesday 23rd May, 1950. Programme centre spread].
Date: 1950 From: [Theatre ephemera and programmes for music-hall, comedy and variety productions in New Zealand, in 1950]. Ref: Eph-A-VARIETY-1950-02-centre Description: An arrangement of text, with autographs of Wally Prictor, Wally Barton, Allan Brown, John Reidy, David C Stafford, Tony Rex, and Noel Habgood. Quantity: 1 b...
Date: 1989 From: Bromhead, Peter 1933- :[20 original cartoons published in the Auckland Star in November and December, 1989.] Ref: A-225-292 Description: Cartoon shows a masked female marioneete performing in front of a crowd with stars in the background. Other Titles - December Quantity: 1 original cartoon(...
Date: 1965-1971 From: Jacobs, Diane Marie, 1945- :Photographs Ref: PA1-f-168 Description: Mainly publicity photographs of Dinah Lee taken in the 1960s Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Date: 1972, 1975 From: Lee, Dinah, 1945- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5262-01 Description: Letters of appreciation from the Australian Army Military Board (1972) for performining in concert party, and from the Revesby Workers' Club (1975) for perfo...
Opera burlesque presented by members of the Kiwi Concert Party in Volturno Valley, Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: 12 May 1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05757-F Description: Opera burlesque is presented by Tony Rex, Bill Bain, John Reidy, 'Red' Moore and Ted Quill, of the Kiwi Concert Party, at a performance in the Volturno Valle...
Magician Cecil Morris entertains at Kiwi Concert Party performance in Italy, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: 12 May 1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05763-F Description: Cecil Morris entertains with some of his magic with the Kiwi Concert Party in the Volturno Valley area, Italy, during World War II. Photograph taken on 12 Ma...
NZ troops in the Volturno Valley area enjoying first Italian performance of the Kiwi Concert Party, World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: 12 May 1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05775-F Description: Elevated view looking towards stage showing New Zealanders in the Volturno Valley area enjoying the first performance in Italy of the Kiwi Concert Party held...
Comedian John Reidy entertains New Zealanders at Kiwi Concert Party's first Italian appearance in World War II - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: 12 May 1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05762-F Description: Comedian John Reidy entertains New Zealanders who attended the first appearance of the Kiwi Concert Party in Italy, World War II. Photograph taken in the Vol...
Humorous sketch 'Cure All' during Kiwi Concert Party performance, Volturno Valley, Italy - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: 12 May 1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05767-F Description: Humour is provided in the sketch 'Cure All' performed by members of the Kiwi Concert Party in its first appearance in Italy, during World War II. Photograp...
Bill Bain and John Reidy in a humorous sketch at a Kiwi Concert Party performance, Volturno Valley, Italy - Photograph taken by George Kaye
Date: 12 May 1944 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Kaye, George Frederick, 1914-2004 Ref: DA-05766-F Description: Bill Bain (left) and John Reidy in a humorous sketch during a Kiwi Concert Party performance in the Volturno Valley area, Italy, during World War II. Photog...
Young girls and a maypole, Wanganui Race Course
Date: ca 1910 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) Ref: 1/1-016686-G Description: Girls, dressed in white, around a may-pole. There is a crowd of onlookers behind them. Photograph taken ca 1910 by Tesla Studio of Wanganui. Quantity: 1 b&...
Date: 2003 - 2007 From: Carmen (Carmen Rupe), 1936- : Ephemera including business cards, menu, Sydney and Wellington Ref: Eph-B-PEOPLE-Rupe-2003-01 Description: A faded photocopied colour portrait of Carmen, "New Zealand and Sydney icon. Sydney entertainer - Kings Cross legend. 1996 Diva Hall of Fame recipient; 2003 ...
Date: 1981 From: [Theatre programmes for variety, comedy, and music-hall shows and performances toured throughout New Zealand. 1981] Ref: Eph-B-VARIETY-1981-01 Description: Illustrated programme with a testimonial to the Trillos (Cliff and Billie), and photographs and biographical notes on past Entertainers of the Year and curre...
Bartlett & Co., Photo :The unfortunate man. Written by Mr J. Small and sung by him for upwards of 2,500 nights in the Australian and New Zealand colonies. Auckland, Bartlett & Co., Photo; W. Atkin, Printer, High Street, Auckland. [1860s]
Date: 1863 - 1870 From: Ruck, Charlotte Steward, 1840?-1916 :[Scrapbooks, ca 1860 to ca 1899] By: Bartlett & Company (Auckland, N.Z.) Ref: E-309-q-1-003 Description: A photograph of Auckland balladeer Joe Small, standing in front of a painted landscape background and looking miserable, illustrating his ballad, titled 'Th...
Date: 1880s - 1910s From: Cox, Irene:Portraits of theatrical personalities Ref: PA1-q-236 Description: Photographs of actors, musicians and entertainers performing in New Zealand circa 1870s to 1910s Other Titles - Portraits, theatricals etc. Volume 4 Quanti...
Kiwi Pierrots in England
Date: [ca 1918] From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-014066-G Description: A group portrait of the World War I New Zealand Army entertainers standing in a line and dressed as Pierrots with a large kiwi on the breast of their costume...
Date: 1880s - 1910s From: Cox, Irene:Portraits of theatrical personalities Ref: PA1-q-237 Description: Photographs of actors, musicians and entertainers performing in New Zealand circa 1880s-1910s Other Titles - Portraits, theatricals etc., Volume 5 Quantity...
Date: 1981 From: [Ephemera relating to the British Royal Family, royal visits, the monarchy. 1980s] Ref: Eph-B-ROYAL-1981-01 Description: Programme with photographs of main performers, photographs of the Queen on previous visits; photographs of Auckland locations; articles about Mercury Theatre...
Date: 2008 From: [Ephemera relating to New Zealand persons whose surnames begin with R]. By: Australia Post Ref: Eph-A-PEOPLE-Rupe-2008-01 Description: Envelope addressed to john Sullivan at the Alexander Turnbull Library, with three double stamps worth 50 cents each. Each stamp shows two images: at the left...