Calisthenics in the dome: a tribute to Miss Vera Hopton

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Miss Hopton’s 50th-anniversary celebration, silver gelatin photograph, 1965, Vera E Hopton Papers
18 August 2017, 7:30pm8:15pm
18 August 2017, 8:30pm9:15pm
LocationLa Trobe Reading Room

Enjoy a dazzling display of precision movement in a calisthenics extravaganza!

Watch a special performance in the domed La Trobe Reading Room as we celebrate the ‘Great Lady’ of calisthenics, Miss Vera Hopton, whose students at the Clifton Calisthenics College were a dominant force for more than 50 years.

During Library hours you can view a showcase of calisthenics history in The changing face of Victoria exhibition, featuring items from our Vera Hopton archives.

Bookings required.