"Mirage: A Circus Life" is a new production from the touring company of Nimble Arts. The company brings together astonishing physical skills and a poetic sensibility to create an entertaining and thoughtful show for all ages.
The theater doors open upon a lone clown-like character, meticulously applying his makeup as the audience filters in. The diverse ensemble meanders amongst the audience, then joins the action onstage. From ordinary people mingling with the audience, they stage offers a transformation into inventive, daring and humorous entertainers of an astonishing array of talents.
Nimble Arts was founded by identical twin aerialists Elsie Smith & Serenity Smith Forchion, Mirage is their current show. One show only at the Lebanon Opera House on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2 p.m. $21 adults, or $14 for 65 and over or under 18. www.lebanonoperahouse.org