Bridgewater, NJ- The
Somerset Patriots welcome back the Big Apple Circus and their All-New 35th
Anniversary season production “LEGENDARIUM,” where you will experience the
nostalgic thrills of bygone Big Tops and get a first–hand view of Beauties,
Daredevils, and Clowns from another era!
The Big Apple Circus presents “LEGENDARIUM”in its annual Bridgewater engagement at TD Bank Ballpark from Thursday, February 28 through Sunday, March 17, 2013. No seat is more than 50 feet from the Globe’s Most Spectacular Circus Performers!
Travel back to when circus traditions were born and witness incredible acts that would have had the villagers chattering for days! The courageous mid-air flips and catches of a man on the trapeze! A captivating contortionist whose flexibility is as impressive as her steadfast poise! An agile, adept acrobat and her strapping suitors! A swaying wire act of sure-footed strength and stability! The dizzying delights of a daring inventor in his tumbling, twirling hoop! The stunning, soaring beauty of a pair on aerial straps and a woman held aloft by hanging silks! A jaw-dropping juggling tango team performing to passionate rhythms! Bicyclists whose spinning wheels turn smooth and speedy stunts! Majestic horses with graceful gaits and playful pups with teasing tricks! And what circus would be complete without bumbling clowns who bring the spirit of timeless comedy?! It’s all led by an affable Ringmaster and the great Big Apple Circus Band playing the iconic songs of yesteryear! So run away with the Big Apple Circus and relive Big Tops of old in a memorable one-ring show for the ages!
start at $20 and are available at http://www.bigapplecircus.org or by calling
The Circus Box Office opens February 27 in front of the Big Top; hours are: Wed–Fri: 10 AM–8 PM, Sat–Tues: 10 AM–6 PM. The Big Top is heated in cold weather for all–season comfort. The show runs for 2 hours, including a 15 minute intermission. For inquiries about wheelchair–accessible seating or for any additional information please call the Ticket Info Line at (800) 922-3772.
For 35 years the Big Apple Circus, New York’s original one-ring circus, has been delighting audiences of all ages under its Big Top by presenting the finest in live family entertainment featuring world-class circus artistry. Experience the instant connection between audience and artist as your family sits less than 50 feet from the ring. The Big Apple Circus is a not-for-profit performing arts and outreach institution committed to invigorating the communities we serve with the joy and wonder of classical circus. Tax-deductible contributions made by corporations, foundations and individuals enable the Big Apple Circus to bring its special magic to diverse audiences through its outreach programs — Clown Care[SM], Vaudeville Caravan[SM], Circus After School[SM], Circus For All!® and Circus of the Senses® — as well as its critically acclaimed performances.