Just Visiting: A Trip to the Moon

Another excellent review of Circus Flora.

MzSusanB's Just Visiting

[This blog is a little different. Due to photography restrictions at the performance, I don’t have many photos to share, but this trip is one worth taking. The black and white one was from last year’s special Artists’ Day performance.]

“A Trip to the Moon” is the inspiration for the 2013 production of St. Louis’s own Circus Flora. As most people know, “A Trip to the Moon” was a 1902 film by Georges Melies, whose life was briefly shown to us through the 2011 Martin Scorses film, “Hugo.”The Circus Flora version is no less enchanting and just as exciting.

While every seat in the big top is a good seat, this year (our third consecutive year) we sat in the center Mezzanine, directly opposite the band loft. Our seats gave us a nice view of the video projection of some of the actual Melies movie.

This year among the acts…

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I am the author of "Catskinner's Book", a science fiction novel available on Amazon Kindle. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008MPNBNS
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