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Document, programme - Gala Performance of Funny Girl

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Printed programme of a gala performance in aid of Legacy. The cream card cover has the Legacy emblem and printing in green, plus a decorative green ribbon in the side. The cover wraps around a printed programme with black and white photos and advertising inside. 32 pages.
Size
230 x 155 mm, 32 pages
Object Registration
01721
Keywords
fundraising, governor of victoria, gala performance
Historical information
A special gala performance of My Fair Lady was performed at Her Majesty's Theatre on 25th August 1966. It was attended by the Governor of Victoria, Major General Sir Rohan Delacombe and his wife, Lady Delacombe. Proceeds from the evening were in aid of Melbourne Legacy.
When Made
1966
Made By
The Specialty Press Limited (Maker)
Significance
A record that Legacy used gala performances for fundraising events. It was attended by the Governor who was patron of Legacy.
Last updated
17 Apr 2020 at 12:23PM