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Joel Jeske, Big Apple Circus Clown 

Posted 11/18/2015 1:30:59 AM by Don Covington
News from Backstage viewed 29 times

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - New York, New York
Joel Jeske, conceived and wrote the new Big Apple Circus production. He also is the featured clown.

Circus Zebras Tour Philadelphia 

Posted 11/18/2015 1:15:57 AM by Don Covington
News from Associated Press viewed 29 times

Monday, November 16, 2015 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Two Universoul Circus zebras took an unescorted stroll in Philadelphia.

Universoul Circus Planning Christmas Show 

Posted 11/12/2015 11:09:57 PM by Don Covington
News from The Charlotte Post viewed 102 times

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - Charlotte, North Carolina
Universoul Circus will present Christmas themed shows in North Carolina.

Cirque du Soleil to Attempt Again to Conquer NYC 

Posted 11/12/2015 10:59:41 PM by Don Covington
News from Associated Press viewed 77 times

Friday, November 13, 2015 - Montreal. Quebec, Canada
Canada's circus giant has not had much success in New York. They have vowed to try again.

Minneapolis Shrine Wants Animals for their Circus 

Posted 11/10/2015 9:05:14 PM by Don Covington
News from Minneapolis Star Tribune viewed 88 times

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - Minneapolis, Minnesota
The Shrine that produces the annual Shrine Circus in Minneapolis wants to include animals in its show.

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The Purpose of the Circus Fans Association of America is:

  • Education & Understanding - To provide educational resources related the circus. To promote an understanding and appreciation of the art of the circus.
  • Communication  - To be a point of contact between the people of the circus, artists or executives, and the outside world.
  • Support - To help ensure the Circus will continue to exist among us as a social, educational and recreational art form. Visit our Calendar page to view support events..
  • Preservation- The National Circus Preservation Society (NCPS) is a 501(c)(3) not for profit organization affiliated with CFA. Its main goal is to develop, promote, and advance information and knowledge for a better understanding of the American Circus, and to preserve the circus as part of
    American history.
  • Publishing - CFA has been publishing The White Tops, the official magazine of the CFA, since 1928.


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