Welcome to the lilliputian world of


the Pollard family and their juvenile and adult opera companies

 A true but almost unbelievable musical and theatrical saga set in New Zealand and Australia between 1880 and 1910

 by Peter Downes


To learn more, click on the following pages:

The Pollards ... who were they?

The author ... who is he?

The book ... read an excerpt

The Pollard performers ... what do they look like?

The latest information ... read the updates

The critics ... what are they saying?

A copy ... how can I buy it?

224 pages, ISBN 1-877228-73-7

Published by Steele Roberts Ltd, Box 9321 Wellington, New Zealand ... Email