American Experience

The Circus: Trailer

Preview: Season 30 | 30s

The Circus explores the colorful history of this popular, influential and distinctly American form of entertainment, from the first one-ring show at the end of the 18th century to 1956, when the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey big top was pulled down for the last time.

Aired: 10/08/18

Rating: NR

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