At 25, UniverSoul Circus is still bringing 'diversity, interaction and energy of urban culture' to the world
Why use three rings when one ring has been doing the trick for 25 years? That is the case for UniverSoul Circus, the enterprise billing itself as the nation’s leading circus. This year, the spectacular that brings dancers on stilts, a dog act, motorcycles in a sphere (three bikes spinning at once), and trapeze and high-wire artists turned 25. And with it comes acts not seen in last year’s tour: Rough Riders Cossack Horse Act, a Cuban trampoline act and a high wire that circus founder and owner Cedric Walker calls “off the chain.” “We’ve got a lot of the