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Victoria University of Wellington Theatre Archive (WeTA)

 Fonds — Box: Location: 55/A/4
Identifier: WETAS


  • Creation: 1988 -

Access and use

Access is freely available in the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.

Biographical/Historical note

Wellington Theatre Archive (WeTA)

Reported to NRAM 21/8/2003

Missing Title


A project operated by the Department of Theatre and Film, Victoria University of Wellington, involving the collection and protection of theatre programmes and posters and the creation and preservation of video tape recordings of first productions of New Zealand plays in Wellington.

63 viewing copies of videos are catalogued onto the Library's OPAC system and are available for viewing in the Audio-Visual Suite, Level 9.

A condition of this collection for research is that videos do not leave the Library building.

Those involved from SEFT (School of English Film and Theatre) were: Philip Mann, Mark Ellis, Laurie Atkinson, Helen Forlong.


90 linear_centimeters

Language of Materials


J C Beaglehole Room - archives and manuscripts
Edited Full Draft
Nicola Frean and Chrissy Knight
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English
Edition statement
XML EAD edition

Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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Wellington 6140 New Zealand
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