Circus Crossword Oct08

Circus Crossword

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Mercedes Gallup Oct05

Mercedes Gallup

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Circus Girl Magazine would like to take the opportunity to celebrate Circus Girls everywhere by sharing their stories in hopes of inspiring others. That being said, I can honestly say that there are few women in the world who truly...

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Oct01

National Breast Canc...

Circus Girl Magazine would like to take a moment to recognize that October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. Please join us and millions of others in raising awareness about breast cancer treatment and prevention. There’s also a lot you can do to support efforts to find a cure...

Jen Bricker’s Long Lost Sisters Sep28

Jen Bricker’s ...

Circus Girl Magazine was more than happy to interview Jen Bricker about her life as a disabled circus girl  and she was gracious enough to share her inspiring story with us. News of a reunion with her long lost sisters surfaced in the media all over the world recently and CGM wanted to get...

Zippos Circus stunt Aug22

Zippos Circus stunt

What’s the best way to show that “the circus is in town”? With a daring promotional stunt for all of the locals to see, of course! Zippos Circus‘ aerialist, Jackie Armstrong, balances on a cloud swing from a balcony high above at the Grand Hotel in Brighton, England,...

Cooking in your R.V.

Traveling in a R.V. can be fun and adventurous but we circus folk pretty much live  in them all year round. As “fun” as that may sound, it can be rather difficult at times; especially when it comes to having “home cooked meals”. We’re always in a hurry and...

A menu inspired by “Varekai” Aug13

A menu inspired by &...

In Manila, Philippines, the Manila Hotel‘s Champagne Room laid out a 6-course meal that offered an exciting touch to sumptuous food. Manila Hotel Executive Sous Chef Christine Zarandin created the meals taking inspiration from the visual treat that is Cirque du Soleil’s...

False eyelashes

I’m always running into people who, understandably, have trouble applying false eyelashes. This is quite common (especially if you’re not a performer) but I have found that even if you just feel like going out and want to dress up, false eyelashes can really take your look up a...

Nathalie Yves Gaulthier Jul20

Nathalie Yves Gaulth...

Nathalie Yves Gaulthier seems to have been destined for circus greatness right from the start. She was born in a small fishing village called Gaspe in Quebec, Canada, and was then raised in Iqaluit, N.W.T. (which is so North, it’s right below Greenland). This blonde-haired, green-eyed...

M·A·C PRO Membership Program available for Circus ...

It has come to my attention recently that a lot of Circus Girls  are unaware of this amazing program. Almost every Circus Girl  I know has been using M·A·C products for years and so many were completely unaware of the discount they offer. I’ve been using this discount for about 5 years now and assumed I was the last to know when, in fact, I was actually one of the few who knew about it! Go to your local M·A·C store for more information on the program and enjoy the benefits of being a Circus Girl ! M·A·C PRO Membership Program is a paid for membership program open to all makeup professionals: Makeup Artists, Aestheticians,...

Pregnant, fit &...

As an aerialist, I have always taken good care of my body for two main reasons: Health & Aesthetics. As a circus performer, one tends to be a bit more vain than the average person. Let’s face it, any circus producer will tell you that your work relies not only on how talented  you are...

Makeup Secrets from ...

Elena Hortobagyi-Caroli (a.k.a. “Pici”) is an Italian-Hungarian, 7th generation Circus Girl with over 20 years of performing experience and 12 years as a professional makeup artist. She comes from one of the most prestigious names in Circus, the Caroli bareback riders, and is...

The First 20 Minutes Jun22

The First 20 Minutes

The circus isn’t solely made up of performers & acrobats, it employs thousands of people from all walks of life. Whether it’s working in an office in town or traveling on tour with the show, office jobs are crucial to the success of a circus and, unfortunately, require many...

Circus Jewelry by Chantelle Wilson Jun18

Circus Jewelry by Ch...

What A Novel Idea is an aptly named shop where you can find some really unique jewelry items; many with a circus twist. It showcases the 1930′s and 40′s inspired creations of Chantelle Wilson. We managed to catch up with Chantelle to discuss her art and inspiration. Circus Girl...