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IN/SIGHTS – Big Apple Circus Clowns

[Translate] Big Apple Circus Clowns “1987 – Big Apple Circus Clowns. This shot encompasses the wonder of clowns’ first contact with the audience: hope, innocence, vulnerability, and impending mayhem.” ~ ~ Paul Binder – CoFounder of The Big Apple Circus Read the full article…

L’Homme Cirque – A short video with David Dimitri.

[Translate] (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = “//connect.facebook.net/en_GB/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3”; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, ‘script’, ‘facebook-jssdk’));…NEW video by Michael FlumePosted by L'Homme Cirque on Sunday, 31 May 2015 Continue reading…

The many faces of Joel Jeske – A review….of sorts~

[Translate] I have had the ultimate pleasure of photographing and videotaping  Joel Jeske in many shows and moods in many venues over the past several years. I will attempt to post here a collection of images and such to reflect Read the full article…

Big Apple Circus – “The Grand Tour” @ Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

[Translate] THE BIG APPLE  CIRCUS – “THE GRAND TOUR”. All Aboard the S.S. Big Apple Circus The Opening Scene of the new Big Apple Circus Show “The Grand Tour”. Ringmaster John Kennedy Kane delighted the audience and kept the show Read the full article…

SHOWHISTORY.COM – A Unique Image Archive

[Translate] This is the mast head for SHOWHISTORY.COM website. A very unique place for those interested in odd, unique and offbeat memorabilia. Here is a comment by the website manager: “Membership is $25 a year and allows you access to Read the full article…

Bearded Lady – Julia Pastrana – History and photographs from 1850’s.

December 9, 2014 // Photography, Sideshow, Tent Show // No Comments

[Translate] Engraving from 1862 showing Julia’s embalmed body on show. Here is the whole story with photographs from Public Domain Review website. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Continue reading…

“Ward Hall – King of the Sideshow” book launch party and talk.

[Translate] WARD HALL is the man who for over 50 years has performed/produced and lived in the ‘sideshow’. Last night we were honored to hear him talk about his life, his work and most of all about the people he Read the full article…

Big Apple Circus – ‘Luminocity’ @ Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

[Translate] What a wonderful night at the Circus…Big Apple Circus This year’s new show titled Luminocity is a great success. Selling out to crowds of appreciative audiences all season. You can still see the show during their upcoming summer season Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Paul Binder – Founder of The Big Apple Circus

[Translate] I photographed Paul Binder when he and Michael Christensen had returned from Europe and started working on the development of a New York based circus. Soon to become The Big Apple Circus. Paul Binder and Michael Christensen in a Read the full article…

Circus Flora – St. Louis, Missouri

[Translate] When I grew up in St. Louis the arch wasn’t there and Stan ‘The Man’ Musial played for the St. Louis Cardinals. St. Louis didn’t have it’s own circus either. NOW IT DOES! .  CIRCUS FLORA “…the world’s best circus…thrills Read the full article…