The new Big Apple Circus will perform in Washington DC at the National Harbor in March 2018.
Katie Bakken traveled with Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey as a teacher and assistant performance director, then she worked for Cirque du Soleil where she met her future husband.
Fern Street Circus, San Diego’s social circus, is gaining national recognition for its work with at risk youth.
Universoul Circus is celebrating its 25th season. An article in the Atlanta Journal Constitution says the show is evaluating possible changes.
The former winter quarters of wild animal trainer Terrell Jacobs is for sale. The property, declared an Indiana historic site, houses circus artifacts and structures related to Indiana based shows. Historians are concerned that new owners will destroy the buildings that remain.
Former Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey trainmaster Joe Colossa and his wife Carmen are restoring the historic Ringling mansion in Baraboo.
Former Ringling Bros ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson made a guest appearance recently with Lone Star Circus in Texas.
Eugen Weidmann, the Swiss animal trainer famous for his mixed cat acts, has died.
Follow this link for a listing of the winners of the 2018 Monte Carlo International Circus Festival.