Circuses Are A Big Hit In Branson
You may have been to a circus or two in your hometown, but nothing compares to the two unique circuses that perform regularly in Branson, MO. Give your family an amazing circus experience on your Branson getaway with the amazing acrobatics and circus performances of these two world class circus shows.
The Acrobats of China featuring the New Shanghai Circus performs regularly at the renowned New Shanghai Theatre. This show originally began in China and now is a popular regular show in Branson, bringing you over forty talented circus performers from the other side of the world. These exotic performers will amaze you with their elegant Eastern-style dance and acrobatics. Dressed in brilliant costumers that capture the romance of the Orient, these performers will perform thrilling acts such as the lion dance, jar juggling, hoop diving, trapeze, aerial ballet, and other graceful and amazing acts. The show has won numerous awards, including 1999 Best Show of the Year. This show takes place at the New Shanghai Theatre, a beautiful theater with modern lighting, a state of the art sound system, gorgeous Asian-themed décor, and seating for 1,000.
The Moscow Circus beautifully captures the romance of the circus, combining brilliant artistry and mad-cap performances for a memorable circus experience. The Moscow Circus has been performing around the world for over two hundred years, and once even entertained and delighted Catherine the Great. With this range of experience comes a mastery of some of the world's most amazing circus acts. The show features the hilarious antics of the famous Andrei the clown, Irina Markova and her troupe of talented cats and dogs, the stunts of strongmen Igor and Denis, the National Unicycling Chamption Anthony Soumiatin, Boris the Wonder Dog, and many more. The Moscow Circus performs regularly at Yakov's Theatre. Yakov's Theatre boasts a large stage with ample seating, as well as great sound and lighting systems.
These two amazing circuses are not to be missed. Make plans to delight your family with a trip to one of these world class circuses on your trip to Branson!