All these things took place at the same time, among the audience rather than on a stage.
But the most telling moment does not take place on the historical stage.
Two years ago, he said that religious leaders needed "to take a visible place on the stage."
"It was the first time Australia had taken its place on the international stage as an independent country."
Now Anton took to his own place on the stage.
The best material comes early, before Twain takes his place on the national stage.
Performances will take place both on a main stage and throughout the square.
He took back 39 seconds on the stage, which gave him the yellow jersey.
Though not a real Frenchman, he played the role well enough to take it on the stage.
But his most notable roles continued to take place on the stage.