The Ballyhoo Vol. V – No. 2

Cover:

Bill Irwin gives David Shiner a lift in the revival of their Broadway hit Old Hats.  Photo by Gregory Costanzo

Editor’s Fanfare:

A sad farewell to one of the cherished icons of my youth.  Their passing diminishes one of the true joys of my life.

Feature:

Michael Bongar is one of the most generous people connected with the circus that I have ever met. It’s his way of showing his love of the circus and its people.

The Passing Spectacle:

       Old Hats

       International Contemporary Circus Exposure

The Passing Spectacle in San Francisco:

       Judy Finelli reports on a watershed year for the circus arts in San Francisco

Galleries:

        Contemporary  Circus, photos by Ian Douglas, courtesy Skirball

        Acrosanct, photos by Gary Thomsen