25.5.11.

CIRCO VIVIANA ORFEI (DIR. ALVARO BIZZARRO)



For some time the family Bizarro / Pickard has changed the name of its Orfei circus from David Orfei to Vivian, the daughter of 'unforgettable Orlando Orfei.In this program are participating members of the family Gartner, our dear friends.

Photographs by Barbara Broad





CIRCO COLISEUM ROMA



The circus "COLISEUM ROMA" owned by the family of Eugenio Vassallo is on a tour in Marocco with great success in Casablanca. We are reported that a new and beautiful animals has gone in the hand of Claudio Vassalo."This is an extremely rare example of a white lion .The lion comes in addition to the White Tiger presented last year by Flavio Togni.





ZIRKUS NEMO

The "Zirkus Nemo" is a small Danish Circus with a lovely black chapiteau.The tour started 10. this month .The size of the circus, as often happens to 'foreign, are certainly not a limit for the quality of the show.This years as the part of the show are some our dear friends that we are very pleased to see in "Zirkus Neno" arena - i Curatola Brothers, Glen Nicolodi and duo Sorellas.The tour ends in September.









THE CREW AND ANIMALS OF EMBELL RIVA RETURNED IN ITALY AFTER BLOCKING IN SYRIA



In the port of Brindisi it arrived the ship of Visemar Line that brought artists in Italy from circus Embell Riva. The ship is carrying 11 members of the family Bellucci, animals and the circus caravan. The boarding operations are processed regularly, as reported by the line manager of Visemar Line, Andrea Dropouts. "The ship arrived without problems - dropouts AGI said - all is' gone according to plan: there are other passengers on board but we have organized this link only for the circus Bellucci. Elephants, lions and tigers remain in the Fiera del Levante in Bari for a period of observation. The animals are in area where the National Health Service veterinarian requires careful analysis to return to Italy.

14.5.11.

ALL THAT CIRCUS

Our dear friend Mignon Bratuchin gave us this wonderful photos of her and her friends from all over the world.Mignon has worked in many large and famous European circuses and she allowed us to share her wonderful memories with you.Thank you dear Mignon for these magnificent photos.

Big gretzz from CCF!

American 3 Ring Circus (Hoffmans) 1987
Kim Bauer,Mrs.MacPherson,Sandra Sandow Ignatov,Fiona & Mignon



1982 München,Circus Barum; Theresa & Mignon



Denmark 1976; Circus Dania(Claus Jespersen); Singer Annika & Mignon



Henry Schroer with 10 Barum elefants, Circus Barum 1979/80



Darix Togni,Il Circo nell Acqua 1972.



1972,Darix Togni Italy - Il Circo nell`Aqua



1984 Mignon with horse "Orlov"



Circo Darix Togni 1972,Elder Miletti



1978 Österreichischer National Circus(Elfi Jacobi Althoff) in Zagreb(Croatia)



Frozen circus tent



Circo Liana Orfei 1980.



Krone 1991.



1981,Tivoli Park






Cirque Napoleon Rancy(France) Mignon & Orlik (around 1954)



1973 Darix Togni,Italy



1980 Italy; Liana Orfei & Natasha



1979 Liana Orfei, Opening



1985 Sweden; Circus Brazil Jack



1973 Darix Togni ; Marisol Bendicho & Mignon



1972 Darix Togni ; Mignon e Michel Badstübner



1973 Darix Togni Il Circo nell`Acqua



Winter 1980,Catania; Circo Liana Orfei has just flown by the strong wind



1985 April,Sweden,Circus Brazil Jack



1995. Mignon in her own Circus "Maravilla"



1985 Malmö Gilbert & Mignon in front of Circus Brazil Jack



1973 Darix Togni,Italy



1972 Darix Togni; fratelli Guilliermo, Victor Goncalves, Pino & Gaby Medini



1972 Darix Togni ; Mignon & Marisol Bendicho



1980 Liana Orfei; 3 sweet big Girls; Mignon,Naida & Yvonne



1980 Italy; Mignon at Liana Orfei Circus



1972,Darix Togni Italy Il Circo nell`Aqua



Circus Barum,ca.1988,Sascha Houcke



Circus Barum,ca.1979,Eddie Meschke



1980 Italy Circo Liana Orfei



1979 Liana Orfei



1972 Italy,Sicily,Circo Liana Orfei



1972,Darix Togni in Saloniki(Greece)



1980 Circo Liana Orfei,Le Majorette



1978 Österreichischer National Circus; Sascha Houke auf Juppale



1979 Circo Liana Orfei



1979,Italy,Liana Orfei



1979 Liana Orfei -Italy



1991 Circus Krone



1972 Darix Togni - Nikita Casastelli with Ziegfield Girls



1964 the Schumann Family,Circus Schumann - Kopenhagen



1972,Darix Togni in Greece



1991 Circus Krone ; Mignon,Jana Mandana & Peter



Circo Liana Orfei 1979,Italy; Mignon & Aranka



1978 Österreichischer National Circus



1991 Circus Krone; Margarita,Betty,Dagmar Vidane Petja, Crassy & Mignon



1991 Circus Krone; Jana & Mignon



1940. Kopenhagen - Circus Schumann ; Herr Knippschild, Iwan Bratuchin & Max Schumann



1980 Circus Benneweis ; Aline,Mignon & Barbara



1980 Circus Benneweis; Mignon & Barbara Savio



1988 with Circus Arlette Gruss




ALL PHOTOS ARE THE PROPERTY OF MIGNON BRATUCHIN.EVERY UNAUTHORIZED COPYING AND PUBLISHING WITHOUT PERMISSION IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED!

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