The Greatest Show on Earth: American Circus Acts in the '20s and '30s | University of Oxford

The Greatest Show on Earth: American Circus Acts in the '20s and '30s

Speaker
With Katie L. Gardner, DPhil Candidate in Music
Event date
Event time
17:45 - 18:45
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£7 / £6 Members & Concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Learn about the sensational circus performances that wowed 1920s and 30s American audiences, from the daring debut of The Great Wallendas to the drag trapeze act of Barbette.

This event is occurring as part of Ashmolean After Hours.