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Photographs from IN/SIGHTS – Clown/Actor Bill Irwin

[Translate] “When you’re onstage, part of you wants to be off as fast as possible. And once you’re offstage, everything is in anticipation of the next time you’re on.” Bill Irwin Studio photographs of Bill Irwin taken Nov. 1986 by Read the full article…

In/SIGHTS – Big Apple Circus Clowns – Jeff Gordon

[Translate] Jeff Gordon “GORDOON” Jeff Gordon was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA), in 1954. A former All-American Springboard Champion diver, he graduated from Clown College in 1979 and spent the following year somersaulting over elephants at Ringling Bros. and Barnum Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Joel Jeske and Nelson Lugo – “Circus Salon”

[Translate] Joel Jeske and Nelson Lugo discuss the upcoming evening “Circus Salon” which is Sept 15th at The Tank! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Continue reading…

Vaudevisuals interview with Josh Aviner and Lyndsay Magid

[Translate] Vaudevisuals interview with Josh Aviner and Lyndsay Magid HIDEAWAY is a Brooklyn-based circus and theatrical production company creating live and virtual experiences. The world premiere of SLUMBER will run from October 6-November 6, 2016 at House of Yes (2 Read the full article…

Grandma and Bello at The Big Apple Circus

[Translate] 2009’s BIG APPLE CIRCUS show at Lincoln Center was one of the best I seen in a long time. Bello and Grandma have a great time together and the talent is stunning. With a new ring design and great music Read the full article…

Dimitri (Clown) R.I.P.

[Translate] DIMITRI – Sept.18, 1935 – July 19, 2016 When Dimitri first came to New York with his show I was very excited to see him perform. Had heard so much about him. This was one of the publicity photographs Read the full article…

The Big Apple Circus Needs Your HELP! NOW!

[Translate] BIG APPLE CIRCUS: CASH IS DWINDLING; AT RISK OF SHUTTING DOWN PERFORMANCE FOR GOOD! PLEASE HELP KEEP THIS AMAZING NEW YORK CIRCUS ALIVE!  New York, NY – The Big Apple Circus, which announced several weeks ago that it was Read the full article…

My Father The Circus King – A documentary film

[Translate] The elephants have left the circus and Gunther Gebel-Williams has left us too. BUT! We have this documentary about this life and the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus. The 1981 documentary produced by Kevin Eggers and Robert Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Keith Nelson – “A Cardboard & Duct Tape Spectacular”

[Translate] Bindlestiff Family Cirkus Presents “A Cardboard & Duct Tape Spectacular” Adam Kuchler doing a one arm balance planche. Kinko the Clown (Keith Nelson) succeeds in spinning all 8 plates and getting the spoons in the cans! Ekaterina performs a Read the full article…

“BelloMania” at The New Victory Theatre – April 2016

[Translate] BELLOMANIA For his 3rd year in a row success, Bello Noch presents his new production BelloMania. Featuring  Michael Karas, Dinny McGuire, Annaliese Nock, Shawn Roth Show Host Dinny McGuire kept the show moving along with charm and finesse. Bello Read the full article…