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COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

A LEADING PERFORMING ARTS NOT-FOR-PROFIT

The award-winning Big Apple Circus is a world-renowned presenter of live family entertainment.

Our dedicated outreach programs bring the joy of classical circus to healthcare facilities, children's groups, and communities across the nation. Everyone deserves a chance to experience the wonder of the circus!

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Clown Care
Clown Care, the Big Apple Circus's signature community outreach program, brings the joy of the classical circus to hospitalized children at 14 leading pediatric facilities across the United States. Read More >>
Clown Care
First offered in 1987, Circus of the Senses is a special performance offered free of charge to children with hearing and vision impairments and other disabilities along with their teachers, families, and caregivers. Read More >>
Clown Care
Circus After School provides a unique opportunity for at-risk youth to develop life-enhancing skills such as teamwork, commitment, and self worth through a structured program of learning and performing the circus arts. Read More >>
Clown Care
Vaudeville Caravan brings the joy and wonder of the classical circus to elderly living in residential care facilities, utilizing music, juggling, magic, and improvisational theater. Read More >>
Clown Care
Circus for All! distributes free, discounted, and subsidized tickets to schools and not-for-profit organizations serving disadvantaged children, enabling them to experience the laughter, joy, and magic of the Circus under the Big Top. Read More >>