Expression in Circus Performance

I was editing footage of my double hammocks act to submit for a show, and I found a video of my last performance on that apparatus from about a year ago.  It was 3 weeks after I had been in a massive car accident that I was incredibly fortunate to walk away from, but still…

Circus as Art. Circus as Entertainment.

One of the recurring topics at the Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival in June was circus as its own art.  There is a movement to have circus classified as its own art form for funding applications, and to bring circus to university programs as its own course of study.  I fully support the expansion of circus…