Kōrero: Culture and recreation in the city

Dixieland Cabaret advertisement

 Dixieland Cabaret advertisement

In April 1922 the Dixieland Cabaret opened in Auckland. The aim was to bring jazz and 'jollity' to Auckland, and audiences were encouraged to dance to the jazz band. This was a taste of the night life of American cities.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: New Zealand Herald, 6 April 1922, p. 11 (N-P 1094-11)

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Culture and recreation in the city - City culture, 1900–1965', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/25689/dixieland-cabaret-advertisement (accessed 19 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010