| Mar 6, 2011
As grand as the spectacle of film can be, books offer a different set of pleasures: There is time to ponder, to turn the page back, to sit with characters' thoughts and share in their heartbreaks, their revelations. Some big movies are coming this...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 6:32 AM
The ZinZanni Institute for Circus Arts has created a new show targeted towards children.
‘Zirkus Fantazmo’ is a new play about the power of dreams and one circus family's quest to create the perfect act.
ZinZanni is working to make...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 1:29 PM
The mother of a girl who allegedly damaged her teeth at a circus camp has filed a lawsuit against the circus company and the Skokie Park District.
An attorney for the mother declined to comment on the case due to the involvement of a juvenile. But court...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:31 AM
The circuses are coming to town!
That's right, we're talking plural. Over the next week, both the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and Cirque du Soleil will be landing in Baltimore for extended stays. Barnum & Bailey, in fact, is already here ...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 11:48 AM
This is the month New Orleans! It's festival time. One of the largest festivals in the south is now one of largest in the country, and I'm not talking about our beloved Jazz Fest.
Touted as the biggest free festival in the south, New Orleans' own...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 4:59 PM
An animal-rights group contends that an elephant performing in Baltimore with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus poses a health risk to the public because she has tested positive for tuberculosis, but circus and government health officials...
| Apr 8, 2011
"Circo" is a marvel of a documentary, a clear-eyed and affectionate film that tells a remarkable story with both visual and personal sensitivity. More impressive still, it's largely the work of one man.
Filmmaker Aaron Schock made eight visits to...
| May 11, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Official Rules | Cirque du Soleil Alegria Ticket Giveaway Sun Sentinel.com Cirque du Soleil Alegria Official Rules
Ticket giveaway for Cirque du Soleil Alegria live in concert at the BankAtlantic Center, Sunrise, FL July 20-31, 2011. EST
| May 15, 2011
The popularity of the movie "Water for Elephants" provides an excuse for this parade of powerful pachyderm facts:
1. African and Asian elephants are different species. The African savanna elephant is taller and heavier, has bigger ears and a concave...
| Jun 2, 2011
Seventeen years, 9 million audience members and 8,000-plus performances later, the show that launched the Las Vegas juggernaut that is Cirque du Soleil is still going strong at Treasure Island.
Acrobats walk up and down poles as if gravity were a...
| Jun 5, 2011
To help make your next trip to Las Vegas a winner, I tested iPhone apps (they also work on iPod Touch and iPad) that you can use to book a room, sharpen your card skills or even say, "I do." Many have an Android version that works on multiple platforms,...