Extras

Video thumbnail: Circus Glen Gets a New License

Circus

Glen Gets a New License

Preparing for a year on the road, Glen goes to the local DMV to renew his license.

Glen Gets a New License

Video thumbnail: Circus Preview: Gladis and Luciano

Circus

Preview: Gladis and Luciano

Luciano and Gladis both grew up in the circus, and it's the only life they can imagine.

Preview: Gladis and Luciano

Video thumbnail: Circus The Espana Funeral

Circus

The Espana Funeral

Friends from the larger circus community pay their respects to a beloved performer.

The Espana Funeral

Video thumbnail: Circus Glen and Mark's Pre-Show Rituals

Circus

Glen and Mark's Pre-Show Rituals

Glen and Mark share their pre-show rituals. Mark stretches; Glen pretends to stretch.

Glen and Mark's Pre-Show Rituals

Video thumbnail: Circus Christmas at the Circus

Circus

Christmas at the Circus

The circus celebrates the holidays with dinner in the ring and a special performance.

Christmas at the Circus

Video thumbnail: Circus Circus Potluck

Circus

Circus Potluck

The season kicks off with a company wide potluck, with dishes from around the globe.

Circus Potluck

Video thumbnail: Circus Preview: Spirit of the Big Apple

Circus

Preview: Spirit of the Big Apple

The can-do spirit of circus is an affirmation that anything is possible.

Preview: Spirit of the Big Apple

Video thumbnail: Circus Growing Up Circus

Circus

Growing Up Circus

Kids are everywhere on the back lots of Big Apple Circus.

Growing Up Circus

Video thumbnail: Circus Preview: Load In Girls

Circus

Preview: Load In Girls

Setting up the tent is hard work. Can three new girls survive their first load in?

Preview: Load In Girls

Video thumbnail: Circus Preview: Barry Coaches Glen

Circus

Preview: Barry Coaches Glen

Barry Lubin shows circus newbie Glen Heroy the ropes of performing in a circus ring.

Preview: Barry Coaches Glen

Video thumbnail: Circus Preview: Meet the Flying Cortes

Circus

Preview: Meet the Flying Cortes

The Flying Cortes talk about what it feels like to soar through the air on the trapeze.

Preview: Meet the Flying Cortes

Video thumbnail: Circus The Sad Clown Myth

Circus

The Sad Clown Myth

Barry, Mark and Glen talk about their inner clowns.

The Sad Clown Myth

Video thumbnail: Circus The Rodion Trio

Circus

The Rodion Trio

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

The Rodion Trio

Video thumbnail: Circus The Big Apple Hits the Road

Circus

The Big Apple Hits the Road

The circus sets up camp at it's first stop of the tour, Dulles, VA.

The Big Apple Hits the Road

Video thumbnail: Circus Circus Kids

Circus

Circus Kids

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

Circus Kids

Video thumbnail: Circus The Creation of Olympia

Circus

The Creation of Olympia

The creation of Oliver Taquin's new act begins with a unique collaboration.

The Creation of Olympia

Video thumbnail: Circus Cutting Down the Tightwire

Circus

Cutting Down the Tightwire

Building a great circus show often requires making tough decisions about the acts.

Cutting Down the Tightwire

Video thumbnail: Circus The Costume Shop

Circus

The Costume Shop

Austin Sanderson oversees the design and creation of costumes for the new season.

The Costume Shop

Video thumbnail: Circus Circus and the Art of the Amazing

Circus

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

Video thumbnail: Circus Tent Raising

Circus

Tent Raising

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

Tent Raising

Video thumbnail: Circus Behind the Trick: Wire Walking

Circus

Behind the Trick: Wire Walking

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

Behind the Trick: Wire Walking

Video thumbnail: Circus Singing in the Rain: Evolution of an Act

Circus

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

Video thumbnail: Circus Clown Rehearsal

Circus

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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