Circus stranded in Roswell puts on online show

New Mexico

ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – A traveling circus that got stranded in New Mexico when the pandemic hit found a way to entertain its fans Friday night. The Do Portugal Circus put on an online show making the best of the public health situation preventing them from bringing in the usual crowds.

News 13 told you last month about the plight of the performers who were scheduled for a show in Roswell in March. One day before that, the governor announced the ban on large gatherings and the circus has been hunkered down in Roswell ever since.

The show was free and they encouraged people to donate or buy a souvenir.

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