Kōrero: Samoans

A Christmas play

A Christmas play

A Samoan playwright, Fereni Ete, sits with three babies who took part in her 1995 Christmas play. The play set the birth of Jesus in Samoa. The three babies are Enty Masun (left), who played the part of the infant Jesus, with Sina Nafanua Ete (right) and Viadolorosa Tugaga.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP-Ethnology-Polynesian-02
Photograph by Ray Pigney

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:

Misatauveve Melani Anae, 'Samoans - Life in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1581/a-christmas-play (accessed 1 October 2020)

He kōrero nā Misatauveve Melani Anae, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015