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Title: Mons. Levon & Carl
ID: 2003107_82749576
Theatre Circus Bills
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Description: Monday, 5th March, (undated year).
This week at Fossett's Grand Circus, there will be a special Engagement of Mons. Levon and Carl, '...greatest somersualt thrower and most celebrated gymnast in the world'. Other Acts/Artistes that also feature on this Playbill include: The Vol Becque Family, '...four in number, gymnasts, clowns and the renowned Baby Bumbo - the wonder of the world'; Frank Barry, '...the wonderful bareback rider' and finally, for this week only there will be '...the grand trial of skill by the Champion Vaulters' headed by Mons. Levon, who will execute a double somersault from the ground without the aid of the spring-board'.
The show will be performed at 7.30pm every evening. There will also be day performances on Tuesday and saturday, commencing at 2.30pm.
Artistes include: Mons. Levon and Carl, Vol Becque Family, Frank Barry

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