Event Skipping on Stars
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Venue Lyric Theatre, South Brisbane, QLD
First Date 24 March 2004
Last Date 27 March 2004
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Traces the life of world famous tightwire performer, Con Colleano. During the 1930s and 1940s, he was one of the world's most highly paid circus performers - travelling to the US with the Ringling Brothers. He triumphed over adversity, the denial of his Aboriginal origins abroad, the prejudice against his interracial marriage and the indignity of being forgotten in his own country despite being a hero overseas.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Other
Secondary Genre Circus
Production Nationality Australia
Event Identifier 61118