Professor Vanessa's Performing Wonders Hosted by Yorkshire's own Professor Vanessa, join us for an afternoon of spectacular and remarkable entertainments celebrating this year's 250th anniversary of circus. Featuring early films of dancing pigs, eye-popping circus performers, balancing wonders and other amazing sights, this extravagant musical showcase of the late-Victorian and Edwardian performance is a unique chance to see some of the most unusual and fascinating early films from archives around the world.
With live piano accompaniment by Donald Sosin
90 mins total running time Special thanks to Library of Congress, Lobster Films and the National Fairground and Circus Archive.
Tickets 10.00 Full Price, 7.50 Concessions 1.00 Under 18's
Part of Yorkshire Silent Film Festival - Discover the full programme at Ysff.co.uk