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Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Spotlight on Lucky Moon: Circus 1903’s Unrivaled Aerial Hoop Acrobat

The circus is coming! But not your average circus—Circus 1903 is a turn-of-the-century circus spectacular that harkens back to the golden age of circus. With jugglers, tightropers, and larger-than-life puppet elephants, we’re taking some time to focus on a few of the talented individuals involved in making Circus 1903 such a death-defying, breathtaking experience. Read More ›

Circus 190 3 - The Golden Age of Circus | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Circus 1903 Creates A New Kind of Elephant for The Ring—With Giant Puppets!

It’s true—professional puppetry has put elephants back under the big top in an amazing way. But before we go any further, there are absolutely no real animals featured in Circus 1903 — The Golden Age of Circus! Just some excellent, extremely lifelike elephant puppets that will melt your heart (especially baby Peanut!). With the June 6 opening of the show coming closer, it’s time to introduce you to the puppet masters behind these incredible constructions. We mean, animals! Read More ›

Circus 1903 -- The Golden Age of Circus | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Step Right Up! Ringmaster Willie Whipsnade Invites You to Circus 1903 — The Golden Age of Circus!

This summer Ringmaster Willie Whipsnade promises a treat for the entire family with Circus 1903 — The Golden Age of Circus. He and his crew arrive in town June 6 – 8 to astonish, amuse, and delight with impossible acts from every corner of the globe. Plus, we’re offering a Family 4-Pack deal straight out of the popcorn bag! Read More ›

Carnival the Musical | Summer Stock Austin | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Acrobats, Aerialists, and Magicians – Oh My! CARNIVAL Is Almost Here!

Carnival has the ultimate wow-factor, but it also possesses true heart in addressing real and thought-provoking human experiences. You don’t want to miss this, so visit us August 3 – 13 in Rollins Studio Theatre. Read More ›