October 4, 2016 The Circus and The American Experience Were Always One and the Same, The Chicago Tribune
October 3, 2018: Join PBS's AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, the Northwest Film Center and The Circus Project for a performance and special preview of the upcoming documentary miniseries The Circus. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion featuring writer, producer and director Sharon Grimberg, circus historian Dominique Jando, and historian and author Dr. Janet Davis. To register for the event, click here.
January 30, 2019,The Circus is named a finalist in the 2019 New York Festivals TV and Film Awards
September 25, 2018: Screening of The Circus at The Ringling Museum, followed with panel discussion.
December 17, 2018, The Wall Street Journal includes The Circus on its list of the best television of 2018
September 24, 2018: A preview of The Circus will be screened alongside the premiere of the digital short film, The Acrobat, featuring St. Louis’ Circus Harmony. Following the preview, Jim Kirchherr, Senior Director of Content for Nine Network, will moderate a discussion with Sharon Grimberg, Writer, Producer and Director of The Circus, Jessica Hentoff, Artistic/Executive Director of Circus Harmony, and Elliana Grace, Aerialist, who performed with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
December 6, 2018, Sharon Grimberg is nominated for a Writers Guild Award for The Circus
September 20, 2018: The New York Historical Society is hosting a preview screening of The Circus followed by a panel discussion featuring writer, producer, and director Sharon Grimberg and historian and author Dr. Janet Davis. To reserve a seat RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 2017: The Circus is awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Production Grant.