We work on micro-acts for the closing of the pageant
Harper as Scary Black Pig-Thing
The Rat Family, with Nat and Miriam. And Rat-Baby the Rat Baby.
The traditional God of Sleep, with worshippers
Worshippers under the influence of the Idiot Box of sleep.
Unpacking for a circus rehearsal
hanging around a circus rehearsal. Note the hippie bus!
A grasshopper sits on a grasshopper costume. Whoa.
Greg and Kyla dance together on stilts
Show us your moves!
Peter is extremely tall sometimes!
Susana prepares to SWAT
nobody will notice me HERE!
In this act, the governmental goons put up a clothesline with these words
Then these folksy characters come out and berate them!
and they turn around the line and it says...
Kelly with lots of volunteer children
My brother! And my nephew!
Hurdy-gurdy: small version
Hurdy-gurdy OF DEATH
smaller, less deadly DEATH hurdy-gurdy
The first act of our pageant: the Federal Cookbook! With such recipes as: Democracy Appetizer! It is a pancake, served very hot with lots of syrup, just before a four-year fast.
An observer of the rehearsal
Danny is a saxophonist
Hey I know! Let's hit each other with sticks!
Teresa, and our list of acts, and the other hippie bus
beautiful dog named Cricket
The circus field before it's full of people
people begin to ARRIVE!!!
Alone in the pine forest
Chicken polka, a ding-dong where we taught audience members to polka.
lots of people liked it!
Wow, there is an audience! And four sheep-note singers.
Starry angelic children!
Peter with... is that his grandchild?
The circus breaks up, eventually.
Getting ready to parade
Just what is it that they are scything, anyway?
We did a circus! Time to stretch.