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InFlight : dance, drama, danger / Liz Lea & Co Presents
Bib ID 6261685
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Author
Sim, Lorna photographer
 
Description Parkes, A.C.T. : National Library of Australia, 2013 
1 poster : colour ; 40 x 32 cm 
Summary

Advertising a performance of “In Flight” at the National Library Theater Friday 31 May and Saturday 1 June (2013), and a special fly-past by the Canberra Aero Club. Poster features a sepia photograph of two women in flight suits looking to the right, a smaller picture of the same women is near the bottom right with a speach bubble advertising a fly past by the Canberra Aero club.

InFlight is a celebration of Australian aviation - man, woman and bird take to the skies. Liz Lea & Co present an evening of dance with four of Australia leading contemporary dancers with archival film and sound from the National Film and Sound Archive and National Library. The work celebrates the legacy of Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm. The premiere on the 31st May marks the 85th anniversary in Canberra's Centenary Year, to the day, that Kingsford Smith and Ulm took off from California on the beginning of the their record breaking Trans Pacific flight. On the 1st June, the Canberra Aero club will do a fly past of the NLA at 2.45pm before the 3pm matinee - it is the club's 75th Anniversary. They will do this re 2.45 as the matinee happens at 3pm. -- http://www.canberra100.com.au/calendar/view/1461/inflight/

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Subjects National Library of Australia -- Posters.  |  Dance -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Posters  |  Advertising -- Performing arts -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors National Library of Australia  |  National Film and Sound Archive (Australia)  |  Liz Lea & Co  |  Canberra Aero Club
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