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Silvers Christmas Circus: fully decorated big top with Santa guest appearance at every show: the globe of death
Bib ID 7337452
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Description [Australia] : Silvers Circus, [between 2000 and 2014] 
1 poster : colour ; 42 x 29.6 cm 
Summary

Poster promoting a circus performance. No venue or date details are given. Features five Christmas baubles, each with an image of a circus act superimposed on it. Motor cycle riders and an orange globe shaped cage appear at the foot.

Biography/History

The original Silver's Circus was an Australian circus started by Mervyn King along with tentmakers, David Hardie Snr. and his two sons Les and David Jnr "In 1976 Swiss born Anton & Anna [Gasser] launched Silvers Circus in Australia. Their 3 children Tony, Rosita & Dominik have all followed in the family's footsteps to become Circus Artists ... Silvers was voted as "One of the best Ten Circuses in the world" in 1982 ... With artists continually arriving from all parts of the world, Silvers are proud of the ever changing program they are able to present ... Rosita & Dominik, along with their parents, still currently perform & direct Silvers Circus whilst their eldest son Tony & his wife Debbie run Unique Attractions'-- Silvers Circus website, viewed 9 December, 2016, http://www.silverscircus.com.au/our-history/index.php

Notes

Caption title.

Vivian James Carter Collection.

Subjects Silvers Circus -- Posters.  |  Circus -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Circus performers -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Circus posters -- Australia.  |  Clowns -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Advertising -- Circus -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Amusements -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Aerialists -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Motorcyclists -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Performing arts -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Silvers Circus, issuing body
Also Titled

Globe of death

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