Cirque du Soleil Auditions Apr11

Cirque du Soleil Aud...

Calling all clowns, physical actors, contemporary mimes, and street performers! If you’ve always dreamed of joining the cast of a Cirque du Soleil  production, now is your chance! They are seeking new talent for its current shows and upcoming creations. The auditions will take...

Ringling Clown Auditions Feb13

Ringling Clown Audit...

2012 Clown College® Auditions Announced This is a once-in-a–lifetime opportunity to audition to become part of The World Famous Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Clown Alley TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2012 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL – VANDERBILT HALL 87 E...

Clown Alley Dec30

Clown Alley

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is well known for their multitude of comedic artistry. This circus wouldn’t be The Greatest Show on Earth without their zany and large “Clown Alley” to entertain children of all ages. The Felds always pride themselves in having a...

Alegría Tour Jul06

Alegría Tour

“Alegría is a mood, a state of mind. The themes of the show, whose name means “jubilation” in Spanish, are many. Power and the handing down of power over time, the evolution from ancient monarchies to modern democracies, old age, youth—it is against this backdrop that the...

The Last Circus Jun20

The Last Circus

It’s a great year for circus themed movies! Hot on the heels of  the film Water for Elephants comes The Last Circus (original title Balada Triste de Trumpeta) written and directed by filmmaker Álex de la Iglesia, also known for such films as The Day of the Beast, Dance with the...

Coulrophobia Jun10

Coulrophobia

by Luz-Mireille Theron If you’ve grown up in the circus like me you’ve seen them before: the loud boisterous teenagers harassing the clowns. Yes, that’s right, I said it. Harassing the clowns. They approach during the pre-show spectacle, snickering to themselves as they draw...