Story: Dancing

Massey High ball, 2012

Massey High ball, 2012

Auckland’s Massey High, like other secondary schools, held an annual ball attended by senior students. Shown here are three young women posing for a photographer at the 2012 event. The balls were a rite of passage, and the opportunity to dress formally was a much-enjoyed aspect of them.

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Megan Cook, 'Dancing - Dancing, 1960s to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/40971/massey-high-ball-2012 (accessed 27 November 2020)

Story by Megan Cook, published 5 Sep 2013