With its familiarity to a wide audience, inherent props and costumes, and many opportunities for pathos, pratfalls and non-verbal physical comedy, SPORTS is a particularly rich area for circus clowning. Skits can be developed for each of several major sports commonly known locally. Skit length may range from one minute, through two minutes, through long center ring act. Skits may include occurrence of running gag. Skits may include audience member. Skits may include audience cheering, team rooting, superfan involvement.

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By Andrew ("Drizzle") Bedno and Susan ("Sweetie") Hooper, Chicago Illinois USA.