Sidney Iking Bateman grew up in North St. Louis. He saw many things children shouldn’t see. Violence, death. But thanks to his strong will, raw talent and some people who believed in him, he’s traveling the world these days.
Charlie Brennan – Live from Cathy’s Kitchen in Ferguson Missouri; Aeneas Williams; Alvin Reid; Cathy and Jerome Jenkins; Johnny Londoff
Charlie broadcasts live from Cathy’s Kitchen in Ferguson Missouri with guests Cathy and Jerome Jenkins, owners of Cathy’s Kitchen; Alvin Reid; Aeneas Williams; Johnny Londoff; Ferguson School Board President Rob Chabot; Jessica Hentoff of Circus Harmony, and Moly Rockamann and LaTia Thomas from Earth Dance Farms.
Nine St. Louis kids are getting an extended stay in Israel thanks to the new flight restrictions.
David Balding gave us St. Louis’ very own circus. And Circus Flora has delighted audiences of all ages for almost 30 years. Friends and admirers paid tribute to David at a Memorial under the Big Top.
Charlie with Actor Ed Asner; with KMOX’s Ron Jacober; with STL Attys Bevis Schock and Hugh Eastwood on Charlie Brennan’s speed camera ticket; with Jessica Hentoff of Circus Harmony; and with Dan Kopman, Co-Founder of St. Louis Brewery and Schlafly Beer.
The Circus Harmony Flying Trapeze Center opens Saturday at Union Station.
Charlie and Debbie talk with Bob Costas about his controversial NFL game-day commentary on the term Washington “Redskins”. Charlie continues the conversation with Bob Costas, as he addresses athletes and the gun culture and the culture of bullying/hazing in the NFL locker room.
Reggie Moore was a young man from north St. Louis, standing 6’6 tall and weighing over 300 pounds, who four years ago wandered into the City Museum and saw a circus performance.
Its just another step in the revitalization of the historic landmark. Circus Harmony, a school inside City Museum which teaches people how to clown around, is opening the Circus Harmony Flying Trapeze School under the train shed.
With 42 consecutive flips, Sidney Iking Bateman of St. Louis holds the Guinness World Record for most back handsprings by a male.