It is unueesary to say much in in-' troducing- /the,":'well-known btory of "Scrooge" since it is familiar to almost j everyone. It will be presented in an excellent picture at His Majesty's Theatre this evening when the story will" be admirably illustrated, the leading parts being taken by actors and actresses whose names are household words in England, notably Mr Seymour Hicks, who fills the title role. The whole "production' is excellent, and the atmosphere of the original story of Dickens will be admirably interpreted. The new programme is notable for a series of fine dramatic pictures, ''A Window in Washington Park" being of particular yaer.it. ' The recent athletic sports held in Wellington Will' be shown in an excellent film, and the latest world's events capitally ilustrated in "The Gaumoht Graphic.'" "New Zealand Animated News" will show recent New Zealand happenings. A fine series of pictures will portraj;' the construction of a locomotive, and "Sauce for the Goose" will illustrate how a clever young wife, being dissatisfied with her husband's conduct, pretended to pay him back in his own coin.
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ENTERTAINMENTS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8810, 5 March 1914
ENTERTAINMENTS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8810, 5 March 1914
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