A freak show is an exhibition of biological rarities, referred to as "freaks of nature".
Typical .... 1739: Peter the Great's niece Anna Ioannovna had a parade of circus
freaks escort ...
Feb 3, 2014 ... Everyone is familiar with the strongman, the bearded lady, or the Siamese twins
Chang and Eng, but they were not the only examples of---for ...
Oct 8, 2014 ... The freak show has a long and bizarre history. Here are some of the most famous
circus sideshow performers to ever mesmerize audiences ...
When we think of circuses and carnivals we picture manic clowns, bustling
crowds, animal acts, overpriced rides and unfair games of supposed chance and
Aug 4, 2015 ... This installment is giving you a look at what awaits behind the curtain with the
Top 10 Weirdest Circus Sideshows and Freaks! It should be ...
Jul 29, 2015 ... Since Inside the Actors Studio didn't exist for circus performers back then, we
though we'd take it upon ourselves to tell their stories.
Jun 19, 2015 ... The 1932 horror film 'Freaks' is one of my favorite movies of all time. It humanizes
a community of circus freak show performers, while still ...
Jun 27, 2012 ... Similar in many respects to the circus sideshows, these museums featured
human "freaks" who displayed their odd physiognomies and ...
These 10 female sideshow freaks sure knew how to put on a show. ... and
oddities behind sideshow curtains consistently attracted crowds at traveling
Mar 24, 2014 ... Freak shows were common at state fairs, carnivals, and circus sideshows.
Curtains would be tightly drawn around the various "three-headed ...