Ben Sota, executive director of the Zany Umbrella Circus, says his new circus tent -- a red-and-white, 5,700-square-foot big top -- will cause passers-by in Oakland to gape with amazement during Saturday's Children's Carousel Tea event.
"This is a circus tent; it's totally the real thing," Sota says. He and his circus partner, Erin Carey, will be performing their "Vagabond" show at the event. "It's beautiful. ... Literally, people will say, 'What's that?'" Read full article