Van Amburgh's Roman Amphitheatre

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Venue Type & Location


Site Name: Travelling facility - no fixed location
Location: Various
County: Various
Location Type: Town - multiple sites at uncertain location


  • Performance Space Description: A travelling circus, erected in various cities/towns.

  • For a listing of blackface/minstrelsy-related events that took place in this performance space (with attached bibliographic references), follow the links at right

    Beth Marquis

  • Troupes at Van Amburgh's Roman Amphitheatre

    Troupe Troupe Type # of events
    Rockwell, the Yankee Clown Circus 1

    Events at Van Amburgh's Roman Amphitheatre

    Event Date Venue Location Troupe
    Circus 3 June 1844 - 8 June 1844 Various, Various Rockwell, the Yankee Clown