...ands, and two hundred wagons traveling by train were used to transport the circus equipment and house the personnel.
...I by Karel Kludský (Carl Kludsky, as he became known in the West-European circus business). From humble beginnings, Karel Kludský had managed to build one
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'''Eden Brothers''' Circus [http://www.edencircus.com/ www.edencircus.com]
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...8 by [[Irvin Feld]], then co-owner of [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus]], with help from former Ringling clown and author/illustrator [[Bill Balla
...ing of the applicant's psychology, interests, and previous experience. The circus also organized live auditions along its route, which was an efficient way o
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...Denmark, to one of the circus world's oldest and most respected families. Circus lore attaches the Schumanns first to Berlin, then to Denmark. Although the
...rkus Schumann]], Katja made her first appearance in the ring of the family circus at age 10, as a ballerina on horseback. She subsequently worked in her fami
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..., ''Circo Reina Victoria''; Paulina was, therefore, thrown into the circus world from the very moment she first opened her eyes.
In the 1930s, the Rivels toured Europe, appearing in virtually every circus and variety house on the Continent. Then Charlie Rivel, who had performed h
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==Wire Dancer, Acrobat, Circus Director and Producer==
...ather, who was starring in the show. David worked again with his father at Circus Knie in 1973.
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...th [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey]], still known in that part of the world as simply "the Ringling Show."
...he was four. By the age of eleven, he was proficient in most of the basic circus disciplines and could hold his own in a flying-trapeze act.
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...e world’s oldest extant circus building. It is also the world’s oldest circus still in activity: It opened its doors in 1852. Its address, at 110 rue Ame
...e (Paris)|Cirque Olympique]], located some five hundred yards from his new circus, on the portion of the Boulevard du Temple that disappeared in 1862 to give
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...al base upon which Circus Oz was founded. Many of the original members of Circus Oz were active in the new wave of Australian performance and brought to the
=== From "New Circus" To "Circus Oz" ===
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...928, in a family connected to show business and animals, albeit not to the circus: Heinz’s father was a movie stuntman who worked with horses for UFA in Be
=== World War II: A Family Tragedy===
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...Rabenalt’s ''Die drei Codonas'' (1940)—a very rare occurrence for circus artists—and two romanticized biographies.
Alfredo (1893-1937) and Abelardo ("Lalo," 1895-1951) Codona were born into a circus family. Their grandfather, Henry, came from a long line of Scottish showmen
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[[File:Chiarini_Utagawa_Masanobu.jpg|thumb|right|450px|Chiarini's Circus in Japan (1886)]]
==Equestrian, Circus Entrepreneur==
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...age seven, in a performance given for inmates in a jail, with the Mexican circus for which his parents worked at the time.
...rida in the United States. He also won a Bronze Medal at the International Circus Festival of Mexico City in 1993.
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...oxes of Kellogg’s Sugar Smacks—and has been often used on European circus posters as a generic clown image.
...|Ringling]] brothers combined it with the Ringling-owned [[Barnum & Bailey Circus]] the following year. He would be working for the Ringling organization, wi
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...d been a center-ring headliner with [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey]] Circus in the United States for seven consecutive seasons. She was also courageous
...troubles, and in an area also totally devoid of competition. (The Spanish circus scene at the time was particularly active.)
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...iners of his generation. Although he came from a well-established European circus family, he spent most of his career on stage in the United States, working
...enda, was the son of Antonin and Ingebord Vinicky. His father was a famous circus equestrian known in the business as [[Toni Smaha]] (1908-1986), and his mo
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...common denominator between Roman and modern circuses is the word itself, ''circus'', which means in Latin as in English, "circle".
===Philip Astley: The Father Of The Modern Circus===
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==Carola Williams And Her Circus==
...he Althoff Dynasty|Althoffs]], she ran from 1945 to 1968 a very successful circus, which presented elegant shows with excellent artists and outstanding eques
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..., where they performed extensively on international tours of the "[[Moscow Circus]]." Kio’s illusions had a unique particularity: they were created to be p
...more than their illustrious father, who was a bona fide star of the Soviet circus, Emil, Jr. and Igor became celebrities in their own right; they appeared on
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==Animal Trainer, Circus Owner==
...rainer and circus owner, third-generation of one of the few truly American circus dynasties. He was born on January 15, 1931 in St. Peter, Minnesota to Milto
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