The attraction of circus life and a glimpse into some of its secrets is at the core of a brand new musical, “The Circus in Winter,” which is now enjoying a fully-staged and costumed workshop production at Goodspeed Musicals’ Norma TerrisTheater in Chester, CT, through November 16. The traveling, nomadic life typical of the circuses in the first half of the twentieth century mirrors the journey that the musical version has experienced from its origins at Ball State University in Indiana.
A uniquely American story about love, loss, triumph, and a five-ton elephant…
Music & Lyrics by
& BETH TURCOTTE
Inspired by the novel by