Over the course of six dramatic hours, the documentary follows the legendary Big Apple Circus on an unforgettable journey from the big top to the “back lot,” where nail-biting drama unfolds both high in the air and down on the ground and the real heart of the circus beats. CIRCUS goes behind the scenes to explore a distinctive world with its own rules and lingo and no fixed address. It reveals the sights, sounds and stories of the circus’ fascinating cultural legacy in unprecedented breadth and scope as viewers escape into a place of passion, excitement, perseverance and even heartache. From the training and rehearsals to the bravery and the intensity of life — and work — in the circus, the cameras capture it all. Grab a front-row seat as members of the Big Apple family experience life-changing moments.Circus has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, and free on PBS. It's a documentary and reality show with 45 episodes over 2 seasons. Circus is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (114 votes).
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6 episodes (13%) are available to watch free online (PBS).
39 episodes (87%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
Not available to rent or buy.
Circus has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (114 votes). The show is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.