Picture Of Ruins Of The Circus Of Maxentius

Picture Of Ruins Of The Circus Of Maxentius

Author Link

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Livioandronico2013

Author Description

Livioandronico2013

Licence

Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International

Pages that link here:

Circus of Maxentius

Circus of Maxentius is the best preserved circus from time of ancient Rome. It was designed and built with great care but it didn't see much use. Because of that we can today see, in great detail, how ancient circuses looked like.

Related Articles:

Andrew Ducrow

Andrew Ducrow was known as a “king of mimics” and as “the Colossus of equestrians”.S ince the early days he was trained in various circus skill to, in the end, earn these titles.

John Bill Ricketts

John Bill Ricketts brought circus from Europe to United States. He worked successfully for seven years until a misplaced candle brought down his business and he lost his money and life at sea.

Philip Astley

Philip Astley combined two types of show: horse riding tricks and acrobatic acts into a type of show we today know as circus. He owned many small circuses and three large: in London, Paris and Dublin. Read more about the father of the modern circus.