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Salient. An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria College, Wellington, N.Z. Vol. 1, No. 8 May 5, 1938

Adam Baba

Adam Baba.

"Adam Baba and the Forty Leagues" will surely go down to posterity as "the Extravaganza which swayed a General Election." But although the play takes a definite political slew-point. Its brilliant wit and catchy songs lend to soften its message. Wait till you see Guy [gap — reason: illegible] as Mr. Messtin K.C.—It's a treat, And John Carrad's lovely little song. "Let's Go and Organizer League is bound to be a hit. The play abounds in pointed satire, snappy dialogue and ingenious situations, and coming as it does immediately after he snappy little show "A Banned Item." will prove even more popular than Us Illustrious predecessor "Bob." And that's saying a lot. The Eastern (Male) Ballet to the air of "In a Persian Market is simply lovely.