Kōrero: Opera and musical theatre

Poster for Oklahoma!

Poster for Oklahoma!

Professional tours of hit musicals such as Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein helped revive New Zealand amateur operatic societies after the Second World War. The production that this colourful poster advertises toured in 1950 under the auspices of J. C. Williamson.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-C-OPERA-1950-01

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Lindis Taylor, 'Opera and musical theatre - Light opera and musical theatre', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/41875/poster-for-oklahoma (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Lindis Taylor, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014