The Ballyhoo Vol. VI, No 8


The three Tuniziani brothers, and the Nik Wallenda troupe on the highwire at the Big Apple Circus.  Photo by Maike Schulz.

Editor’s Fanfare:

The traditional circus may be fading but it is leaving behind some strong reminders of what once was.


Regional circuses win honors, a new place to find circus conversation and a bit of gossip.

Feature Article:

Neil Kahanovitz’s passion for the circus is real and may be just what the Big Apple Circus needs.

The Passing Spectacle:

The Big Apple Circus

La grenouille avait raison (The Toad Knew)

Photo Galleries:

Maike Schulz with the Big Apple Circus

James Thierree’s The Toad Knew