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Circus

PBS Previews: CIRCUS

Airs Nov. 3rd 9/8c

PBS Previews: CIRCUS

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The Rodion Trio

The Rodion Trio performs a classic, high-risk circus act.

The Rodion Trio

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Circus Kids

Big Apple kids tell us what they like about growing up circus.

Circus Kids

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Circus and the Art of the Amazing

Historian Dominique Jando explains why the circus is an important part of our culture.

Circus and the Art of the Amazing

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Tent Raising

Watch a timelapse video of the Big Apple Circus tent going up.

Tent Raising

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Behind the Trick: Wire Walking

Circus performer Sarah Schwarz describes what it feels like to perform her tightwire act.

Behind the Trick: Wire Walking

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Singing in the Rain: Evolution of an Act

Barry Lubin and Mark Gindick cook up a clown gag inspired by "Singin' in the Rain."

Singing in the Rain: Evolution of an Act

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Clown Rehearsal

Clowns are never sure what's funny until the moment of truth - in front of an audience.

Clown Rehearsal

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Preview: New York, New York

Hear Nashville-based band The Features' rendition of New York, New York.

Preview: New York, New York

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Run Away to the Circus

Members of the Big Apple Circus cast and crew tell why they joined the circus life.

Run Away to the Circus

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Walden Is...

The company talks about the town of Walden, New York, home base of the Big Apple Circus.

Walden Is...

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Tommy Gets a Tattoo

The ring crew's Tommy Decoteau commemorates his new home, the Big Apple Circus.

Tommy Gets a Tattoo

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Show of Force on the Lot

Behind-the-scenes moments of the production team, in the making of CIRCUS.

Show of Force on the Lot

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Performance: Luciano's Pound Puppies

Watch the puppies run the show in this frantic, hilarious act.

Performance: Luciano's Pound Puppies

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Performance: Les Freres Taquins

Watch an excerpt from Olivier Taquin's performance as the mannequin that comes alive.

Performance: Les Freres Taquins

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Performance: Guiming

Watch Guiming perform his Chinese vase juggling act.

Performance: Guiming

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Performance: Cloud Swing

Watch solo trapeze artist Regina Dobrovitskayas' perform her aerial acrobatics.

Performance: Cloud Swing

Video thumbnail: Circus Olivier Becomes the Mannequin

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Olivier Becomes the Mannequin

Watch Belgian mime, Olivier Taquin, transform into the mannequin.

Olivier Becomes the Mannequin

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Meet Steve Smith

Big Apple Circus's guest director Steve Smith takes his work seriously -- but not himself.

Meet Steve Smith

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Meet Sarah Schwarz

Sara talks about the feeling of wire walking and falling in love with the circus.

Meet Sarah Schwarz

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Meet Paul Binder

Co-founder "Mr. Paul" is both the leader of the troupe and one of its leading performers.

Meet Paul Binder

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Meet Michael LeClaire

When he's not taking care of the Big Top, Michael LeClaire can be found panning for gold.

Meet Michael LeClaire

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Meet La Luz

Meet circus electrician Raul Lancheros who first ran away with the circus as a teenager.

Meet La Luz

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Meet Jake and Marty LaSalle

The LaSalle brothers talk about how they developed their intricate juggling act.

Meet Jake and Marty LaSalle

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