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Barnum’s Biggest Competitor | The Circus

Adam Forepaugh’s intense rivalry with P.T. Barnum helped launch the American circus into its golden age. Sharon Grimberg, the writer/director/producer of our film THE CIRCUS, introduces you to Forepaugh, one of the most famous — and talented — circus managers of his time.

THE CIRCUS premieres across two nights — Monday, October 8 & Tuesday, October 9 at 9/8c on PBS. Learn more at