Women and Circus

  • Dr. Janet Davis, circus society expert and associate professor in the Department of American Studies at University of Texas Austin, chronicles the historical significance of the female big top performer as a durable champion of women’s rights by bringing to life the posters featured in the ‘Ladies of the Ring’ exhibit, running through Feb. 2nd […]

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  • For our inaugural interview, Women & Circus sat down with Stacy Clark, Talent Scout for Cirque du Soleil, to talk about her career, her experiences in circus, and how she sees the art form evolving. Stacy is a former competitive gymnast who left the corporate world and a job in marketing and communications to become […]

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