The Ballyhoo Vol. II, No. 4


The Russian Barre act of Cirque du Soleil’s Totem.  Photo by OSA I mages, © Cirque du Soleil.  Costumes by Kym Barrett.

The Editor’s Fanfare

The Big Apple Circus has spent this season “Trying to Catch a Break.”   But just when the box office began to pick up, something happened to set it back


Two of youth circuses most active and innovative companies have welcome announcements, and circus elephants may have experienced a set back in Maine.


Gypsy Snider takes the circus to Broadway.   The new revival of the musical Pippin, which has not been in Broadway for over 30 years is back with a circus setting, and Gypsy Snider is an important members of the team that made it happen.

The Passing Spectacle


Old Hats



Bello Mania





























Le Grand C












Maike Schulz’s Bello Mania photo gallery