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This special children's circus, with the accent on clowning and animals, is introduced by Peter Murray with the help of boy ringmaster,
Meet first
BOBO AND CO. with their crazy car driven all the way from Ireland
Then u'atch
YASMIN SMART presenting her grandfather's nine black Shetland ponies
A man strong enough to hold a Roman chariot in his teeth
Traditional uproarious clowning
TONY and MARIA with their father Antonio, show acrobatic and balancing skill beyond their years
CHIMPANZEES presented by Rudi LENZ
' Anything humans can do, we can do better'
Dutch sisters on the swinging trapeze, with circus children on the aerial ladders
Clowning and skill on the low wire
Finale Parade of KIDS
Also clowns of all ages including Harty and Absolam
Circus presentation,
Circus ringmaster, ALFRED DELBOSQ
Musical director, JOHN MULDOON
Associate and conductor, KEN GRIFFIN
Singer, Mike Redway
Produced by MARY DAVID
Billy Smart 's Winter Circus is appearing at the Queen's Hall. Leeds


Introduced By: Peter Murray
Unknown: Jamie Smart
Presented By: Rudi Lenz
Presented By: Timothy Delbosq
Unknown: Alfred Delbosq
Director: John Muldoon
Conductor: Ken Griffin
Singer: Mike Redway
Produced By: Mary David
Produced By: Billy Smart

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