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The Big Top Tour is hiring!

The Big Top Tour is now accepting applications for adventurous and spirited folk to come work, travel, and have the summer adventure of a lifetime as the Big Top Tour goes down the road for its 30th Anniversary season! All applicants … Continue reading

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Meet the 2017 Big Top Tour Troupers!

GIRLS Alexa Wang Anna Zuckerman Ariana Wunderle Cheya Potter Eva Lou Rhinelander Hannah Grove Ilse Bryan Isabella Majzun Jeannette Oubre Laska Lèonard Leah Zuckerman Lola Picayo Lucia Mason Maedya Kojis Saffi Watson Sarah Norden Serafina Walker BOYS Aaron Schondorf Andrew … Continue reading

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The 2017 Big Top Tour Theme!

The Circus Barn is abuzz with excitement and activity – acceptance letters to Live Auditions have gone out and we want to congratulate all the talented and hard working young people who auditioned. The Big Top Tour has invited 45 applicants … Continue reading

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Down the Road

Dear Smirkus Family and Friends, We did it everyone! We entertained 66 audiences in 15 towns over 7 weeks. The Troupers performed their last shows in Greensboro in front of sold out crowds including our annual Joke Show on Friday. The … Continue reading

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Back Home in Greensboro

Dear Smirkus Friends and Family, What can I say folks? After seven weeks on the road it is good to be back home in Greensboro, Vermont. Traveling and working with a circus made this a summer like none other I’ve ever … Continue reading

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Winding down in Newbury

Dear Smirkus Family and Friends, We’ve been zipping through sites these last few days. We swung through a new site in Milford, NH at the Hampshire Hills Athletic Club and then an old beauty in Freeport, ME at the Maine … Continue reading

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Lot Dogs!

Dear Smirkus Family and Friends, We’ve settled into our lot in Kennebunkport, ME. Despite a muddy load-in, it’s a picturesque lot next to the Rockin’ Horse Stables where a trio of horses looked on while we set up our trailers … Continue reading

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