Monthly Archives: July 2011

Just a Fun Post About Interviews

When our troupers aren’t performing in the spotlight, some of them have the opportunity to be interviewed by the press. Recently, Sam Ferlo was featured on the FRONT PAGE of the New York Times, Olivia Saunders was interviewed by The … Continue reading

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Pride

Greetings from Waltham, Mass., everyone! We performed four  fantastic shows in the past two days and will be at Gore Place through Sunday. Get your tickets here! At our first performances in  Waltham,  our audience was peppered with parents of … Continue reading

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Smirkus clown makes the front page!

That’s Smirkus trouper and clown, Sam Ferlo, in the photo below the men in suits. Story here. Slide show, here. A thanks to Sam and his family for opening themselves to this writer, and to writer Dan Barry for such a … Continue reading

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Good morning, Waltham!

It’s a gorgeous day for a circus! Patch.com numbered us as among the “Things You Need to Know for July 28.” Boston.com listed us as notable event this weekend. So come on down to Gore Place for one of SEVEN shows today … Continue reading

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Waltham, MA here we come!

We’re raising the Big Top in Waltham, MA today on the grounds of Gore Place, a “hidden treasure” in the Boston suburbs. Gore Place encompasses 45 acres of fields, orchards and gardens framing a stunning,  symmetrical, red brick home considered … Continue reading

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Smirkos Loading Out

After the final show on a lot, the work is not done for the troupers. Though they may have spent the better part of the day exerting energy doing two performances, they are still responsible for packing up their props, … Continue reading

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Good morning, Little Rhody!

Overcast and MUCH cooler — a perfect day for a circus!!! Come on down to the Washington County Fair. The Big Top is up!  The popcorn and cotton candy makers are getting ready! The performers are in tip-top form! July … Continue reading

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