Civic Theatre (Christchurch) :Absolutely unique and fascinating. A feast of music, song & oratory. Farewell programme by the popular Methodist Maori Singers, Orators and Musicians. 23 July [1930].

Civic Theatre (Christchurch) :Absolutely unique and fascinating. A feast of music, song & oratory. Farewell programme by the popular Methodist Maori Singers, Orators and Musicians. 23 July [1930].
Date
1930
Ref
Eph-B-MAORI-CONCERT-1930-01
Description

Shows a group portrait of the Methodist Maori Singers (four men and four women) in traditional costume. They are described as "distinguished visitors from Nth Auckland, Waikato, King Country, Taranaki, Wanganui River, Manawatu, Canterbury, Otago & Chatham Isls". They present a programme of "karanga, poi dances, hakas, instrumental music, haunting melodies, enchanting harmonies, ancient games, weird waiatas, Maori songs, etc."

Dated from notice in Christchurch "Press", 23 July 1930.

Quantity: 1 flyer..

Physical Description: Photolithograph, black & white, on flyer 287 x 147 mm.

Additional description

Alternative form available: File print and colour transparency in Ephemera Room

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
[Programmes and other ephemera relating to Maori concerts, festivals and entertainment. 1930-1939].
Format
1 flyer., Ephemera, Letterpress works, Theatre programmes, Photolithograph, black & white, on flyer 287 x 147 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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Civic Theatre (Christchurch) :Absolutely unique and fascinating. A feast of music, song & oratory. Farewell programme by the popular Methodist Maori Singers, Orators and Musicians. 23 July [1930].. [Programmes and other ephemera relating to Maori concerts, festivals and entertainment. 1930-1939].. Ref: Eph-B-MAORI-CONCERT-1930-01. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23126288

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