Unique Elevators Feb04

Unique Elevators

For most circus performers, sight-seeing can often become dull (especially when hitting those pesky “tourist traps”). We end up wanting more out of sight-seeing by sometimes going out of our way to find unique places to check out on our days off or, in some cases, in between shows....

Seattle Circus Town Nov05

Seattle Circus Town

When one thinks of circus, a few cities come to mind: Monte Carlo, Sarasota, Las Vegas. Although there are many cities around the world that offer circus attractions, like say Las Vegas & Monte Carlo, we can now add Seattle to the mix. Seattle, Washington is one of the most beautiful...

Top 5 Circus Attractions in Sarasota, Florida Jun04

Top 5 Circus Attractions in Sarasota, Florida

Ever dreamed you could live in a city where you can drive down a street called Ringling Boulevard? Or see a highwire in someone’s backyard, a globe of death in their neighbor’s and down the next street a flying trapeze? Welcome to Sarasota, Florida. – the Circus Capital of the World! It’s no coincidence Sarasota has that nickname as it’s home to many circus performers from around the world including some of the more famous names in circus like Wallenda, Nock, and Zoppe (to name a few). This city doesn’t just have a rich circus heritage, it continues to grow and has many other attractions to offer....

Circus show down in the Exotic East Oct03

Circus show down in ...

I am returning to Beijing from Macau as I write this. My lifestyle and career affords me many privileges and one of my favorites is the ability to visit good friends all around the world. Macau is China’s legal gambling territory. According to USA Today, Macau has been leading the gambling...

Circus Vargas: The Big One is Back! Jun27

Circus Vargas: The Big One is Back!

by Jenni Roselle Circus Vargas opened in Santa Barbara on June 16, 2011.  And what an opening night it was!  In addition to an already stellar show and a slew of new acts and new costumes, The Flying Tabares’ catcher, Alberto Marinelli was being welcomed home from his stint in Macau, China with Cirque du Soleil’s Zaia.  The excitement of the show and Alberto’s homecoming were palpable.  That excitement only grew through the night, as the audience was taken along on  “an artistic journey, encompassing the cultures of the world, elegantly achieved through a series of circus vignettes depicting the experiences, ...