Oddfellows Playhouse and the Middletown Commission on the Arts present “Circus Reversus,” the spectacular final performance of the 19th annual Children’s Circus of Middletown. This one-time-only show will be presented on Friday, August 3 at 5 pm at
“Circus Reversus,” under the direction of Jake Weinstein, turns the tables on what we expect to see. In acts taking a wacky approach to life, lions tame humans, mosquitoes sit around a campfire being tormented by people, giraffes give a dinner party, and protesters agitate for higher gas prices.
The Children’s Circus of Middletown is a 5-week half-day program of training in circus skills for young people ages 8 to 14. This is the seventh year of a challenging full-day Advanced Circus Program for 40 veteran circus participants, ages 12-15, to help them take their skills to the next level. The Children’s Circus is part of the City of
Bring a blanket or lawn chair and come and enjoy a gala spectacle that has become a summer tradition. “Circus Reversus” begins at 5 pm. at
For more information, call Oddfellows Playhouse at (860) 347-6143.