Erin Morgenstern Dec03

Erin Morgenstern

If you’re looking for a great stocking-stuffer or just a good read this winter, look no further than “The Night Circus”, dewy author Erin Morgenstern’s debut hit novel. This story is laden with romance, mystery, suspense, intrigue and imagery to rival Fitzgerald’s. It weaves cleverly...

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...

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...

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...

Circus Incognitus

Many people have their own ideas of what a true circus should be. If you were to look it up in the dictionary, it would read: 1. A large public entertainment, typically presented in one or more very large tents or in an outdoor or indoor arena,...

Zahra McBee Apr28

Zahra McBee

The first words that typically come to mind when hearing the term Circus Girl  are “strong”, “tough”, “tenacious”, “beautiful”, “talented”… just to name a few. Here’s a woman who embodies every sense of those words (and...

Ray Asuncion Apr20

Ray Asuncion

Ray Asuncion is originally from Honolulu, Hawaii. She moved to Los Angeles, California, 12 years ago and is now a breast cancer victor  for the past 9 years. Ray has taken aerial trapeze classes with Nathalie Gaulthier of Le Studio as her creative form of physical therapy to help her lead a...

Martha Kirby Mar23

Martha Kirby

Here at CGM we love to celebrate Circus Girls  from all walks of life. This week we set our sights on Martha Kirby; a nineteen year old aerialist currently living in St.Paul, Minnesota. She started her entertainment career dancing at the age of seven and since then has trained in many...

The Making of a Circ...

The Wallenda winter quarters is located in Sarasota, Florida, and supports a community of individuals; some of which share a common love and bond in the circus. Karl and Helen Wallenda established this winter quarters more than 60 years ago that still serves as a training ground, repair shop,...

Jen Bricker Dec02

Jen Bricker

 Jen Bricker is a talented Circus Girl  who always had a passion for tumbling and gymnastics. Throughout her life she competed in power tumbling, volleyball, softball and basketball. Impressive for just about any average person, except… Jen is not  average. In fact, she is quite...