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April 18 – Day of circus in Yesenin's park
On April 18 in park of Yesenin the holiday devoted to the World Day of Circus and preparation for opening of a summer chapiteau of Circus on Fontanka will take place.
Circus performers, children's circus studios and residents of the area will put in order the territory before the Summer chapiteau and will plant some "circus" trees: Flexibility tree, Courage Tree, Laughter Tree, Magic Tree and Tree of Air.
Besides, participants of a holiday will be able to learn about history of circus, to come into a chapiteau, to visit make-up rooms of actors and stables, to listen to a jazz orchestra. Honored artists of Russia will teach everyone to juggling, acrobatic tricks and even bases of training of doggies.
Winners and participants of competitions and quizes will win comic prizes: a package of circus sawdust, sealed to bank with air from a circus stable, the packed shred of bear wool. Celebration of Day of Circus from 50 pneumocrackers will come to the end with fireworks.
The circus holiday will pass on April 18 from 13:00 till 15:00 in park of Yesenin (metro station "Dybenko Street", crossing of Bolshevikov Avenue and Podvoysky Street).
On April 18 troupes of circuses of the whole world prepare special festive programs, charity events, street representations, exhibitions and carnival processions in honor of Day of circus.
Today in circus repair
The temporary chapiteau is closed for the winter
For now we wait for all professionals and fans of circus art at meetings of section "Circus" of the III St. Petersburg international cultural forum from December 7 to December 10 (is more detailed - http://www.culturalforumspb.org).
The program of conference will appear soon.