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Mabel Stark, Cat Woman | The Circus

How did one notable woman in the very dangerous and male-dominated field of big cat acts in the early 20th century? Sharon Grimberg, the writer/director/producer of our film THE CIRCUS, introduces you to Mabel Stark, one of the era’s most famous cat trainers.

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