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Festival of Fringe Theatre 86., 1986-02-08/1986-02-13

 Item — poster: 372
Identifier: NZSA90372

Scope and Contents note

Poster advertising the 1986 Fringe Theatre Festival in Christchurch. Includes a black & white image of a person in striped stockings and a bowler hat peering between their legs. Also includes the texts: '5 hour extravaganza. 7pm Saturday 15th February. Presenting top artisits from Europe, Australia & New Zealand. A spectacle of clowning, trick cycling, mime, music, dance, stilt-walking, fire walking, fire-eating, acrobatics & fireworks. North Quadrangle, Arts Centre (Great Hall if wet). Family ticket (2 adults, 3 children) $25 Usual concessions Adults $10. Extravanganza Bookings Court Theatre 66992 or Arts Centre Office 60989. Booking Fee Extra. Evening show door sales only. Refreshments available. Evening shows, Great Hall 8pm Daily. Sat 8 February - Jango Edwards: Europes uncrowned King of Fools. Daringly hilarious, a truly international performer, appearing for the first time in N.Z. Sun 9 February - Mime River: Comic, juggler mime artist supreme, N.Z.'s leading fringe personality. Mon 10 February - Bruce Robertson: Musician. Tues 11 February - Michelle Hine / Jamie Bull: An evening of dance, mime and movement of the highest calibre by two outstanding performers. Wed 12 February - J. Acorn Chris Hegan: Juggling, clowning & foolery. Explosive, ingenious, vibrant. Thurs 13 February - Jango Edwards. "The show for all, from the cradle to the grave. Something I would heartily recommend." The Press 1985. Supported by Air New Zealand, Southern Regional Arts Council, Avis, QEII Arts Council.'


  • Creation: 1986-02-08/1986-02-13

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From the Series: 60 linear_centimeters (Six map drawers containing oversize folders ) : 600 posters.

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510 x 380 mm

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