Ballyhoo Vol. IV, No. 5


The Daring Jones Duo, with Circus Flora, photo by Maike Schulz

 Editor’s Fanfare:

The circus world is changing in many ways.  The Fanfare looks at just one of these.  What may it portend for the future?


A Ringling Museum sponsored trip offers a chance to combine fine art and pop culture.


The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus stages a most unusual event in celebration of America’s foemost variety theatre of the 19th Century.

 The Passing Spectacle:

Circus Flora

Circus Smirkus

Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival

New York City’s Summerstage


Maike Schulz’ photo galleries of Circus Flora and Celebration at Greenwood Cemetery