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  • ...s|Pedro Carillo]]. When he was eighteen, Pedro, Jr. began his professional circus career as a catcher for the [[Flying Españas]]. Two years later, he joined Tatiana Scetkovska was born in Dagupils, Latvia. She began training in circus acrobatics when she was thirteen, eventually becoming a highly skilled hand
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  • ...re featured in the 116th edition of [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey]] Circus, where they performed several acts from their vast repertoire. Guiming Meng ...1991, became a U.S. citizen. He has been featured twice at the [[Big Apple Circus]], in 2004 and 2008.
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  • ...e ring crew. He also appeared as a plant in the audience for the Big Apple Circus’s trio of clowns, [[Carlo Pellegrini]] (Carlo), [[Michael Christensen]] ...d be, for the following five years, the iconic clown trio of the Big Apple Circus.
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  • ...nd 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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  • ...]] (1908-1976), a famous Russian illusionist who worked exclusively in the circus ring and—like his predecessor, the legendary [[Emil Kio]]—used In 1969, during an engagement at the Circus of Rostov-on-Don, Vladivien Levshin, who was the Rubanov Company’s acroba
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  • == Equestrian, Circus Owner == ...estrians and traveling entertainers whose origins predate the birth of the circus. His parents, Luigi and Emma Zoppé, owned one of the numerous small circus
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  • File:Lou Jacobs & Emmett Kelly at RBBB (1943).jpg
    ...land Butler (1887-1961, Press Agent for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus) [[Category:Photo Archive|Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey]]
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  • == The Circus On Tsvetnoy Boulevard == ...cus, is another one. And in Moscow, there is Circus Nikulin—"the Old Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard."
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  • File:John Herriott at RBBB.jpg
    ...chool act with "American Anthem" at [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey]] Circus (1977) — ''Photo: Herriott Archive''
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  • ...Russia and Eastern Europe. His is by far the most famous (and most copied) circus clown in the world. David is the first traditional circus auguste to have brilliantly synthesized the virtuosity of old musical augus
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  • File:Ben Williams & Barbara Woodcock (1978).jpg
    ...illiam Woodcock, Jr. in a "spec" at [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey]] Circus (1978) — ''Photo © William Woodcock Collection''
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  • ...ustrial city south of Moscow. She was not at first destined to work in the circus: She trained in ballet as a young girl and, after finishing high school, sh ...doves working together. She was soon noticed by the director of the Stage Circus of Rostov-on-Don, who signed Svetlana for his company, with which she worke
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  • ...he mid-sixties, a star fixture of [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey]] Circus. His daredevil manner—working on the high wire without a balancing po ...6, when impresario [[Clem Butson]], then producer of Blackpool’s [[Tower Circus]], gave "The Sensational Alzanas" (as Harold and his siblings had named the
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  • File:Gunther Gebel and tigers.jpg
    Gunther Gebel-Williams and his tigers at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, 1976 — ''Photo © Paul de Cordon''
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  • File:Gunther Gebel-Williams and giraffe.jpg
    Gunther Gebel-Williams with a friend at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus (c.1980) — ''Photo: Christian Hamel Collection''
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  • ...alented and charismatic performer, he was also, for circus enthusiasts and circus professionals around the world, one of the greatest animal trainers of the [[File:Williamsbau_Koln.jpg|thumb|350px|left|Circus Williams in Cologne (1947)]]Max Gebel was drafted into the Wehrmacht and se
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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 ...of the monumental [[Circus Busch]] in Berlin, and had reigned over a vast circus empire that included circuses in Altona, Hamburg, Breslau, and Vienna, and
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  • File:Charly Baumann (1970).jpg
    ...rs at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, c.1970 — ''Photo © Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey''
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  • File:William Woodcock, Jr. (1978).jpg
    .... and Barnum & Bailey Circus's herd of elephants (1978) — ''Photo © Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey''
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  • ...ow on Shakespeare’s clowns. As fate had it, he saw in a newspaper that [[Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey]] was holding auditions for its [[Clown College]] ...limited view. I was into theater…" Upon graduation (the year was 1979), Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey offered him a contract. Thus Tom Dougherty toured
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