Russian Circus

FollowLocals wants to share cheerful mood with you and to charge you with positive emotions for the whole of your Moscow trip. Where can one get a hearty laugh and enjoy theatrical performance? Definitely in the Circus! We have two options for you.
The Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard is the oldest circus in this country, known far beyond its borders. Here you will meet with the best masters of circus art. The circus is known for talented clowns; such immortal masters as Karandash and Maestro Nikulin, Anatoly and Vladimir Durov and many other renowned circus personalities performed there. Disciples of the great Charlie Chaplin also performed in this circus. Perhaps, this circus has the best clown school of all.
Also, there’s Circus on Vernadsky Avenue.
This is one of the greatest stationary circuses in the world, which can accommodate more than three thousand visitors simultaneously. This circus has an unusual arena, a spacious apparatus room eighteen meters deep. Scenery can be instantly changed, and a skating rink turns into a horse racetrack literally by a wave of the hand. Artists from all over the world have gathered here. Evgeny Shevtsov, Zapashny brothers, Olga Poltorak, Eugene Bargman and many, many others are performing their art on the circus arena.
You will witness miracles and experiments which you could not even imagine before!