Eric Allen, Big Top Tour trouper 2006-2008
2020 Smirkus Camp coach
Eric Allen started performing in the circus when he was 15 years old for Nimble Arts in Brattleboro VT. Since then he has toured with Circus Smirkus, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Circus Sarasota, The Midnight Circus, and Big Apple Circus. A lifelong love of silent movies and slapstick has motivated him to combine theater and circus in an equal and balanced way. He appeared in the Theater in the Open productions A Peter Pan Panto. and Adventures in Zoomland.