The Ballyhoo Vol VI, No. 9


The Garcia brothers (L. to R.) Gamal, Dandino, Ammet.  Photo by Maike Schulz.

Editor’s Fanfare:

Optimists tell  us the circus is going through an evolutionary phase.  Evidence of that is hard to find.


News comes to us from Montreal and Canada’s national circus school, Las Vegas where a closing notice has been posted for Circus 1903, and from Rome where a circus performance was given for the Pope.

Feature Article:

Unbeknowst to each other three of the Garcia brothers have found themselves booked on the new edition of the Big Apple Circus.  This coincidental bit of casting is turning out to be a festive family reunion.

The Passing Spectacle:

           Marcel and The Art of Laughter

           Believe in Magic

Photo Galleries:

          The Garcia Brothers from Maike Schulz

          Marcel and The Art of laughter