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Ghosts of the Olympic Theatre

Citation

Woollard, J, Ghosts of the Olympic Theatre, Launceston Post Office, Tasmania (2019) [Published Creative Work]

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Official URL: https://junctionartsfestival.com.au/archive/2019/g...

Abstract

Drawing on her extensive research into leading performers in Australia in the 1830s- 1840s, Jane Woollard raises the spirits of four colonial actors, conjuring them to reoccupy the space of the old Olympic Theatre, now Launcestonís main post office.

Item Details

Item Type:Published Creative Work
Keywords:Australian nineteenth-century theatre, actresses, melodrama, gesture
Research Division:Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Performing arts
Research Field:Drama, theatre and performance studies
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Heritage
Objective Field:Conserving intangible cultural heritage
UTAS Author:Woollard, J (Dr Jane Woollard)
ID Code:135932
Year Published:2019
Deposited By:School of Creative Arts and Media
Deposited On:2019-11-21
Last Modified:2020-09-22
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