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McAfee Performing Arts and Lecture Center
at Saratoga High School 20300 Herriman Avenue Saratoga, CA 95070
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19 events
5 reviews
10 stars
I would suggest to bring a bottle of water and small snake for the intermission.
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"Circus Circus"
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24 events
11 reviews
16 stars
attended May 19 2013

Pretty good musical performance, mostly entertaining acrobatic / magic performance. Not really played for serious music listener (many young children not so quiet).

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Walter M. Mayes, ringmaster

Edward C. Harris, conductor

Magic Mike, Magic Time Productions


William Schuman: Circus Overture

Paul Hart: Circus Ring

Saint-Saëns, trans. Cray: Carnival of the Animals

Karl L. King, arr. Schissel: Circus Days

John N. Klohr, arr. Fennell: The Billboard March

Karl L. King, arr. Bainum: Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite

Karl L. King, arr. Schissel: Robinson’s Grand Entree March

Stephen Sondheim, arr. Cofield: “Send in the Clowns”

*Running Time: *2 hours with one 15-minute intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: San Jose Wind Symphony

San Jose Wind Symphony (SJWS) was founded in 1958 at San Jose City College by conductor emeritus Darrell Johnston. The group has become one of the finest community bands in the country, drawing players from a diverse assortment of backgrounds and professions.