Access Minnesota: The Showman Dudley Riggs

Access Minnesota

Flying Funny (Dudley Riggs)Born into a show biz family, Riggs performed vaudeville routines as a five-year-old and by age eight, moved up to the flying trapeze. Life in the circus taught Riggs how to adapt to changing environments and interact with an audience—skills that would lead him to invent a daring new form of theatre.

Listen to the audio interview on Access Minnesota.