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2016/22/1-570 Flyer, promoting 'Circles' dance party, paper, maker unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1995. Click to enlarge.

Flyer promoting 'Circles' dance party

Made
During the late 1980s and 1990s Sydney was home to a thriving rave and party scene, part of a global phenomenon originating in England. This object is part of an archive of over 1850 items dating from 1990 to 1998, providing an insight into the Sydney party world and the way in which it changed throughout the decade.

At the dance parties of the late 1980s, disc jockeys pumped out high-volume music for thousands of revellers on laser-lit, smoke-hazed dance floors at prominent venues like …

Summary

Object No.

2016/22/1-570

Object Statement

Flyer, promoting 'Circles' dance party, paper, maker unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1995

Physical Description

Flyer, Event: Circles .
Venue: Club 77 77 William Street.
Date: 14.10.1995.
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History

Notes

This object is part of an archive of over 1850 items (including flyers, cards, leaflets, tickets and a VHS tape) promoting dance parties in Sydney from April 1990 to January 1998. The flyers were collected during the 1990s by David Travis from record stores in Sydney, particularly Central Station Records, where dance party promoters would place them for customers to take for free. As Travis recalled, "I used to frequent record stores during this period and pick up the flyers for upcoming parties".

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Harvard

Flyer promoting 'Circles' dance party 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 October 2021, <https://ma.as/542323>

Wikipedia

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