The Incredible Casus Circus

I have the opportunity of interviewing Natano Fa’anana of the amazing circus group Casus Circus from Australia for the 2015 Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival. Below is a selection of the interview. If you have the chance to see Casus Circus, I highly recommend it; they are one of the most exquisite circus groups I’ve ever […]

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Repost: The Girlie Show

Several years ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing several incredible circus performers for the 2015 Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival. For the next few days, I’m going to post those interviews starting with The Girlie Show, that was first published on the Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival blog on 5/11/2015. Please enjoy! Jamieson Lindenburg’s The Girlie […]

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Review: Kurios

This past weekend, we checked out Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios at the United Center. I was super excited to see the show since I have enjoyed most of what I’ve seen from Cirque. I enjoyed Zarkana  in Vegas last year. With one major exception, namely the ill conceived Slapstick, their shows are always worth watching. […]

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Review: Cirque Italia

This weekend, we went out to Cicero, IL to see Cirque Italia. It’s a big top water circus. That meant that a series of fountains encircled the stage from below and above. Quite neat.  It was a fun night. However, it started off a little rough due to operational issues. The circus ended up starting […]

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