The Ballyhoo Vol. I, No. 7

The Cover:

Chase Culp (left) and Adriana Wunderle in a quiet moment of the current Circus Smirkus production.

Photo by Robert Sanson

Editor’s Fanfare:

Random Thoughts of Then and Now provoke fond memories and intriguing questions.


Announcements of casting, casts and tours.

Feature Article:

Ross Mollison, the spiegeltent producer has found a niche for himself where he presents traditional circus acts pitche to adults along side of cabaret exotica.

The Passing Spectacle:

Reviews of Empire

Circus Smirkus’ Topsy Turvy Time Travel







Zarkana in its second and final season in New York






Bello Nock’s Fata Morgana


Book Reviews:

Circus Smirkus, the 25th anniversary book and Without a Net.