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Crystal Palace Theatre. Maggie Papakura, the Arawa warriors and Maori maidens. Programme [1911]

Reference Number: Eph-D-MAORI-CONCERTS-1911-01

A programme for a concert given in the Crystal Palace Theatre, London in 1911.The programme included: Living picture of Maori life in New Zealand - Tableau - the Maori at home; Maggie Papakura the famous guide of the Hot Lakes District, Whakorero - speech by chief Mita Taupopoki; Maori love ditties, Poi dances, Titi Torea (stick game), Hakas and posture dances, Iwa the famous Maori contralto, "The legend of Hinenioa [Hinemoa]" by Maggie Papakura; Poi games including "Hua hoki au" and the famous canoe poi dance; Recitation - scenes from the past, by Hoani Nuku; maori war cries by the Arawa Maoris; "Waiata Poi", sung by Iwa; finishing with "God save the King".

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1 image, categorised under Theatre programmes, Ephemera and Letterpress works, related to Hoani Nuku, Eveline Jane Skerrett, Makereti Papakura, Mita Taupopoki, Crystal Palace Theatre (London), London, Te Arawa, Maori - Dances - Poi, Concerts - England, Waiata, Mahi a rehia, Haka, Maori - Games and Maori entertainers.

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Crystal Palace Theatre. Maggie Papakura, the Arawa warriors and Maori maidens. Programme [1911], Reference Number Eph-D-MAORI-CONCERTS-1911-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 flyer.Letterpress on flier, 250 x 190 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

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