Monthly Archives: June 2013

Cue-to-Cue and a Stumble-Through- Friday, June 28th

Circus Smirkus is a place full of magic, but the magic that is most evident happens in the circus ring. After weeks of rehearsals, it was breathtaking to see the show finally come together in the cue-to-cue rehearsal on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Last week of rehearsals!- Tuesday, June 25th

      ***We would like to announce Sarah Muench as the winner of our contest to win an autographed copy of Circus Smirkus: 25 Years of Running Home to the Circus. Sarah- please contact us at info@smirkus.org with your … Continue reading

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Same Heart, Same Energy… New Experience: Monday, June 24th

When speaking with the Barton Chronicle on Friday morning, Creative Director Jesse Dryden discussed how Smirkus troupers are known in the circus world for having a good work ethic. At rehearsals they will try, try, and try again until a … Continue reading

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Enter to win an autographed copy of “Circus Smirkus: 25 Years of Running Home to the Circus”!

YOUR CHANCE TO WIN! It’s all blue skies in Greensboro, Vermont as Circus Smirkus preps to entertain and amaze on this year’s Big Top Tour, Oz Incorporated. Kick off is June 29, so make sure to reserve tickets and join us … Continue reading

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Eight days till showtime!- Friday, June 21st

Tuesday started off pleasantly sunny, but soon after breakfast it turned cool again. Troupers layered up with their Smirkus sweatshirts and sweatpants as they got ready for warm-ups and the start of rehearsals, and before getting started for the day … Continue reading

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Don’t “Panic”… it’s just Smirkus!- Wednesday, June 19th

When I woke up Monday morning, I realized that I have begun to feel comfortable here. Tour hasn’t started and the rehearsal period has provided us all with a chance to become accustomed to the circus lifestyle before opening day. … Continue reading

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Being funny is serious business! – Monday, June 17th

The weekend started off on Friday with the best weather we’ve had since I’ve been at Smirkus. The sun was out all day and it was warmer than it had been all week – being able to wear shorts and … Continue reading

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