circus

Broadway Philadelphia's Hamilton
Joan Marcus
Holli Stephens
November 15, 2019 - 4:45 am
Philadelphia is already the place to explore chronicles of yesteryear, but centuries of history — from Egypt and back — will be the center of attention this weekend. For a taste of bygone times and much more to come, scroll through The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philly and...
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In this file photo, protesters with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) hold signs to ban fur in Los Angeles prior to a news conference at Los Angeles City.
Richard Vogel/AP Photo,File
AP News
October 12, 2019 - 3:37 pm
California will be the first state to ban the sale and manufacture of new fur products and the third to bar most animals from circus performances under a pair of bills signed Saturday by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
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Cirque du Soleil's "Amaluna"
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Hadas Kuznits
July 26, 2019 - 6:15 am
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It's not easy to feed a circus. But for the past eight years, Cirque du Soleil kitchen manager Abdel Soriano has been doing just that. The acrobatic performance company has stopped in Oaks for its traveling show "Amaluna." With 130 people involved in "...
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Seven people, most of them children, were injured when a startled camel started bucking during a Pittsburgh circus.
Ronald Smith for AP
September 17, 2018 - 7:06 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A startled camel started bucking during a circus when a child apparently threw a shovel at its feet, injuring six children and an adult and causing frightened circusgoers to flee the arena. Two children and an adult were riding the camel during an intermission at the Shrine Circus...
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Philadelphia Flying Trapeze is now part of the Philadelphia School of Circus in Mount Airy
Andrew Kramer-KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
August 12, 2018 - 11:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - Have you ever seen flying trapeze artists in action and thought to yourself "I'd love to try that one day?" Well now you can thanks to Philadelphia Flying Trapeze, which opened this weekend as part of the Philadelphia School of Circus in Mount Airy. Program director...
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