Tag Archives // Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey Clown College

Ward Hall reflects on “The Greatest Show on Earth”

[Translate] (Originally published at WLRN.org on Feb 8th, 2017) This week on Florida Matters we’re talking about the end of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. The circus has a long rich history and a colorful past full Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with David Carlyon – “The Education of a Circus Clown: Mentors, Audiences, Mistakes”

[Translate] David Carlyon was a Ringling Brothers, Barnum & Bailey Circus Clown. He toured with the show and has written a book about that and much more! The Education of a Circus Clown: Mentors, Audiences, Mistakes     You can Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals Interview with Parallel Exit’s Joel Jeske and Mark Lonergan – Comedy Academy

[Translate] Joel Jeske and Mark Lonergan discuss the upcoming "Comedy Academy" workshop . Informing the viewer how they approach their teaching/coaching and the various methods of participating in the workshop. For more information on this upcoming workshop go here: http://comedyacademy.bpt.me/ Read the full article…

Herman Ootics, the Clown: History, Culture, and Clowning

[Translate]           Herman Ootics, the Clown: History, Culture, and Clowning A Lecture by David Carlyon Thursday, January 10 6 pm BGC, 38 West 86th Street The whimsical reference to hermeneutics in this program title is itself Read the full article…

The Clown Un_Masked – Ambrose Martos

[Translate] Ambrose relaxing in the studio. Ambose performing at The New York Downtown Clown Revue. Ambrose has a very diverse career. He has a few One-Man shows and works with an ensemble HAPPY HOURS CLOWNS. Ambrose Martos has performed standup, Read the full article…

Hovey Burgess Interview – Part 2

[Translate] Part 2 – Interview with Hovey Burgess by Jim Moore from Jim Moore on Vimeo. Here is Part 2 of an interview I did with circus historian, book collector, teacher, juggler Hovey Burgess. Hovey Burgess literally wrote the book Read the full article…