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Issue Details: First known date: 1906... 1906 Parsifal : A Romantic 'Mystery' Drama
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Notes

  • Dedication: Lovingly and gratefully dedicated to C.P.N. 'A friend loveth at all times'.
  • Based on Richard Wagner's opera, Parsifal.

Production Details

  • First produced at Her Majesty's Theatre, Sydney, 22 December 1906 followed by a season at Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne from 23 March 1907.
  • Full title of production, Parsifal: or, The Redemption of Kundry, given in review by Veronica Kelly (Margin 1994). 'Kundry' is the name of one of the main characters in the drama.
  • The show was produced by a dramatic company formed in 1904 under the management of J.C. Williamson, George Tallis and Gustave Ramaciotti. Williamson was the stage director and Christian Helleman composed the original music for Parsifal.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Notes:
Preface by J.C. Williamson.

Works about this Work

Unsolicited Manuscripts Received by Angus and Robertson, 1896-1914 Jennifer Alison , 1996 single work criticism
— Appears in: Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand Bulletin , First Quarter vol. 20 no. 1 1996; (p. 45-60)
Parsifal Veronica Kelly , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: Margin , no. 33 1994; (p. 19-20)

— Review of Parsifal : A Romantic 'Mystery' Drama T. Hilhouse Taylor , 1906 single work drama
New Books Junius , 1906 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country , 2 May vol. 72 no. 1891 1906; (p. 56)

— Review of Parsifal : A Romantic 'Mystery' Drama T. Hilhouse Taylor , 1906 single work drama
Parsifal Veronica Kelly , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: Margin , no. 33 1994; (p. 19-20)

— Review of Parsifal : A Romantic 'Mystery' Drama T. Hilhouse Taylor , 1906 single work drama
New Books Junius , 1906 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country , 2 May vol. 72 no. 1891 1906; (p. 56)

— Review of Parsifal : A Romantic 'Mystery' Drama T. Hilhouse Taylor , 1906 single work drama
Unsolicited Manuscripts Received by Angus and Robertson, 1896-1914 Jennifer Alison , 1996 single work criticism
— Appears in: Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand Bulletin , First Quarter vol. 20 no. 1 1996; (p. 45-60)
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