Circus Smirkus in Manchester, Seeks Host Families
Ladies and gentlemen, girls and boys! Circus Smirkus will present this year’s Big Top Tour at Manchester’s Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park on Bonnet Street on Friday and Saturday, July 12 and 13. There will be four shows presented by the Town of Manchester and Manchester Parks and Rec, at 1 and 4 p.m. both days. Audiences are in for a spectacular lineup of unforgettable acts with amazing acrobats, mystifying magicians, jaunty jugglers and wondrous wirewalkers, performed by 30 amazingly talented performers ages ten to 18 who come from all over the country, traveling to 16 different cities in two months. For tickets, call Manchester Parks and Recreation at 802-362-1439 or 877-764-7587.
Circus Smirkus is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote the skills, culture and traditions of the traveling circus, inspiring youth to engage in life-changing adventures in the circus arts. Tickets revenue go to developing circus programming for its Big Top Tour, Smirkus Camp and Ringmaster Residency programs.