Hovey Burgess Joins Cast Of WILFREDO A GO GO At The Slipper Room Hovey Burgess Joins Cast Of WILFREDO A GO GO At The Slipper Room
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2020

HOVEY BURGESS, the internationally celebrated juggler, clown and circus performer will join the cast of Matt Roper's downtown variety show WILFREDO A GO GO this coming Monday night, 3/9 at the Slipper Room. Burgess will appear as 'the Polar Bare', in an act comprising the art-forms of circus, burlesque and comedy alongside his performance partner, Lil' Miss Lixx. (more...)

Big Apple Circus Announces Celebrity Ringmaster Line Up for January Big Apple Circus Announces Celebrity Ringmaster Line Up for January
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2020

The Big Apple Circus is thrilled to announce their guest ringmaster lineup for the month of January. Keeping true to their New York City theme, they will be calling on quintessential New Yorker Christie Brinkley, famed children's author Mo Willems and RuPaul Drag Race's Alexis Michelle sponsored by Manhattan Mini Storage. (more...)

BIG APPLE CIRCUS Partners with NYC Favorites for Elevated Food and Beverage Program BIG APPLE CIRCUS Partners with NYC Favorites for Elevated Food and Beverage Program
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2019

The ALL NEW Big Apple Circus is thrilled to announce their 42nd season, celebrating the heartbeat, everyday delights and spirit of New York City with astounding talent from around the world, led by Brooklyn-born singer and Ringmaster Storm Marrero. Keeping with the theme, the Big Apple Circus will be working with notable New York City eateries, and notable New Yorkers, to create circus-themed treats and cocktails that will be served at concessions. (more...)

BIG APPLE CIRCUS Returns To Lincoln Center For 42nd Season, October 12 BIG APPLE CIRCUS Returns To Lincoln Center For 42nd Season, October 12
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2019

BIG APPLE CIRCUS is thrilled to announce their 42nd season, celebrating the heartbeat, everyday delights, and spirit of New York City with astounding talent from around the world, led by Brooklyn-born singer and Ringmaster Storm Marrero. This year's brand-new show begins performances October 12, 2019 at Lincoln Center and will run through February 2, 2020. Tickets are now on sale at Ticketmaster.com. (more...)

The Corn Mo And Love Show Show Returns To The Slipper Room The Corn Mo And Love Show Show Returns To The Slipper Room
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

Freshly returned from rocking his way around the UK with Tragedy: All Metal Tribute to the Bee Gees & Beyond, Corn Mo returns to bring the RAWK to The Love Show Dancers' ROLL at The Slipper Room! (more...)

Burlesque Legends To Perform In Matt Roper's Wilfredo Holiday Show At The Slipper Room Burlesque Legends To Perform In Matt Roper's Wilfredo Holiday Show At The Slipper Room
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

Burlesque legends Dirty Martini and Julie Atlas Muz are to appear in the festive edition of the variety show Wilfredo a Go Go! at the Slipper Room 12/17. Circus icon Hovey Burgess is also earmarked to perform alongside burlesque starlet Lil' Miss Lixx. (more...)

Baratunde Thurston, Sean Patton, And More Come to Downtown Variety, 8/6 Baratunde Thurston, Sean Patton, And More Come to Downtown Variety, 8/6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2018

Nat Towsen's Downtown Variety Hour is back for its 62nd show at UCB Theatre East Village Monday, August 6 at 7:30 PM with the an all-star comedy lineup! Host Nat Towsen (VICE, Nickelodeon) combines the disappearing, eclectic lower Manhattan culture in which he grew up (around the corner from the theatre, in fact) with interviews, informative presentations, and the best of the NYC comedy scene. The show features native luminaries as well as a few welcome New York transplants. (more...)

Legendary Circus Performer Announces Performance At Coney Island USA, Today Legendary Circus Performer Announces Performance At Coney Island USA, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2018

Hovey Burgess, the internationally celebrated juggler, clown and circus performer has announced his appearance at the Sideshow Theater (Coney Island USA) today July 14th in Bostock & Burgess' Arena of Exotic Beasts, a one-off theatrical event which pays homage to the Bostock circus menagerie resident in Coney Island during the early part of the 20th century.  (more...)

Legendary Circus Performer Announces Performance At Coney Island USA, 7/14 Legendary Circus Performer Announces Performance At Coney Island USA, 7/14
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2018

Hovey Burgess, the internationally celebrated juggler, clown and circus performer has announced his appearance at the Sideshow Theater (Coney Island USA) on Saturday July 14th in Bostock & Burgess' Arena of Exotic Beasts, a one-off theatrical event which pays homage to the Bostock circus menagerie resident in Coney Island during the early part of the 20th century.  (more...)

2nd Annual Celebration of American Circus Held at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2016

It was a big night under the big top as Circus Now together with the Big Apple Circus, in association with Executive Producer and Director Jonathan S. Cerullo, JSC Theatricals, presented the 2nd Annual Celebration of American Circusat the Big Top at Lincoln Center on January 5, 2016. For the second year, the Celebration of American Circus boasted an impressive roster of honorees, all of whom have spent decades furthering the appreciation of circus arts in America. Four prominent artists and organizations were recognized for distinguished achievements in the American circus arts. (more...)

2nd Annual Celebration of American Circus Awards with Honoree Bill Irwin to be Held in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2015

To honor and spotlight the distinguished achievements in the American circus arts, Circus Now together with the Big Apple Circus, in association with Executive Producer and Director Jonathan S. Cerullo, JSC Theatricals, is proud to present the 2nd Annual Celebration of American Circus at the Big Top at Lincoln Center on January 5, 2016 at 8pm. Part ceremony, part performance, the Celebration of American Circus will honor four artists and/or organizations that have been prominent in the circus arts landscape in America, while spotlighting the thriving state of the circus arts across the nation, and will feature Emcee Thom Wall, with performances from a variety of breath-taking acts.  Tickets start at $25 and are available online at www.circusnow.org/CELEBRATE2016. (more...)

CIRKOPOLIS to Hold CIRCUS: FROM EGYPT TO ELOIZE Panel Discussion on 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2013

In anticipation of the New York City Premiere of CIRKOPOLIS, the critically acclaimed show by Montreal-based troupe Cirque Eloize, NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts will host the panel discussion CIRCUS: FROM EGYPT TO ELOIZE, on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:30pm at La Maison Francaise, New York University (16 Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003). (more...)

NY Goofs’ Ultimate School Returns to The Flea Theater 8/4-9
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2011

The New York Goofs return to The Flea Theater with their annual clown training program NY Goofs Ultimate School, running from August 4 - August 9. (more...)

NY Goofs’ Ultimate School Returns to The Flea Theater 8/4-9
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2011

The New York Goofs return to The Flea Theater with their annual clown training program NY Goofs Ultimate School, running from August 4 - August 9. (more...)

NY Goofs’ Ultimate School Returns to The Flea Theater 8/4-9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2011

The New York Goofs return to The Flea Theater with their annual clown training program NY Goofs Ultimate School, running from August 4 - August 9. (more...)

Tickets On Sale Now for Circus Flora's INGENIOSO Playing 6/3 - 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

In its 24th season, Circus Flora, St. Louis' beloved one-ring, European-style circus, presents an all-new show, INGENIOSO, inspired by the impossible dream of Don Quixote and presented by Edward Jones. The show premieres June 3 and runs through June 27, adding a full week of performances to the regular production schedule. The always affordable, family-friendly circus takes place under the air-conditioned, red-and-white, big top tent in Grand Center , St. Louis ' arts and entertainment hub, adjacent to Powell Symphony Hall. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Circus Flora's Daring and Dazzling INGENIOSO Plays Through 6/27
by Chris Gibson - Jun 8, 2010

Last year was the first time I'd taken my son to see Circus Flora, and even though he was excited to go again, he's at the stage where he's a wee bit afraid of the dark. So, when the lights went down at the beginning of this year's show, INGENIOSO, he freaked out a little. But, the charm of the performers, particularly the animal ones, quickly won him over and by the close of the night he was sporting a broad smile as we exited the tent. I think the fact that he got a great big hug from his favorite clown Nino (Giovanni Zoppe) certainly helped. And, it's that kind of warmth and good humor that you'll find on display here, along with a considerable amount of athleticism and grace. (more...)

Tickets On Sale Now for Circus Flora's INGENIOSO Playing 6/3 - 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2010

In its 24th season, Circus Flora, St. Louis' beloved one-ring, European-style circus, presents an all-new show, INGENIOSO, inspired by the impossible dream of Don Quixote and presented by Edward Jones. The show premieres June 3 and runs through June 27, adding a full week of performances to the regular production schedule. The always affordable, family-friendly circus takes place under the air-conditioned, red-and-white, big top tent in Grand Center , St. Louis ' arts and entertainment hub, adjacent to Powell Symphony Hall. (more...)

Tickets On Sale Now for Circus Flora's INGENIOSO Playing 6/3 - 6/27
by Chris Gibson - Mar 30, 2010

In its 24th season, Circus Flora, St. Louis' beloved one-ring, European-style circus, presents an all-new show, INGENIOSO, inspired by the impossible dream of Don Quixote and presented by Edward Jones. The show premieres June 3 and runs through June 27, adding a full week of performances to the regular production schedule. The always affordable, family-friendly circus takes place under the air-conditioned, red-and-white, big top tent in Grand Center , St. Louis ' arts and entertainment hub, adjacent to Powell Symphony Hall. (more...)

DUET FOR SOLO VOICE Closes at Theatre for the New City, 2/14
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2010

Theater for the New City's special production of 'Duet for Solo Voice' by David Scott Milton will close on February 14, 2010. (more...)

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