Artists  of the  Pyongyang National Circus  relax during a show at  Gran Circo Mundial   backstage  on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. The group has been awarded with the Montecarlo  Golden Clown  in 2015 and is their firts time at a Spanish Circus.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Artists of the Pyongyang National Circus relax during a show at Gran Circo Mundial backstage on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. The group has been awarded with the Montecarlo Golden Clown in 2015 and is their firts time at a Spanish Circus. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

 Dani  Rivelino   make s  up  at one of his family's trucks before a performance at Gran Circo Mundial  circus backstage  on November 27, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Dani is the eighth generation of a  clown   artist  family. His mother, who performed on a horseback riding show at  Gran Circo Mundial  when she was a child, gave birth him 19 years ago while his father was on a tour in Germany.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Dani Rivelino makes up at one of his family's trucks before a performance at Gran Circo Mundial circus backstage on November 27, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Dani is the eighth generation of a clown artist family. His mother, who performed on a horseback riding show at Gran Circo Mundial when she was a child, gave birth him 19 years ago while his father was on a tour in Germany. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

 The shadow of  Pyongyang National Circus' artists  performing their show casts on  Gran Circo Mundial  circus' curtain on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Jose (R) , master of ceremonies ( MC ) , looks to them.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

The shadow of Pyongyang National Circus' artists performing their show casts on Gran Circo Mundial circus' curtain on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Jose (R) , master of ceremonies (MC) , looks to them. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

  Illusionist  Israel Santos "spits"  fire  from his mouth during a Flash Back  Magic  Show performance at  Gran Circo Mundial circus  on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Israel, second cousin of Dani Rivelino, comes from the Santos Family artistically known as the  Rampins : an ancient family of circus  artists  with more than 300 years of history.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Illusionist Israel Santos "spits" fire from his mouth during a Flash Back Magic Show performance at Gran Circo Mundial circus on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Israel, second cousin of Dani Rivelino, comes from the Santos Family artistically known as the Rampins: an ancient family of circus artists with more than 300 years of history. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

  Clown  Dani  Rivelino  (L) and  aerial artist  Tatiane Engels (R) look to a  performance  taking place at the stage of  Gran Circo Mundial circus  on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Clown Dani Rivelino (L) and aerial artist Tatiane Engels (R) look to a performance taking place at the stage of Gran Circo Mundial circus on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

  Trapeze   artist s of the  Pyongyang National Circus  perform their show at  Gran Circo Mundial  on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. On the world of  flying  trapeze art, this 10-artists company commits on their contract a male-four-mortal-jump (performed by Kim Chol Guk) and a female-three one (performed by Hwang Kum Hui).  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015. 

Trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus perform their show at Gran Circo Mundial on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. On the world of flying trapeze art, this 10-artists company commits on their contract a male-four-mortal-jump (performed by Kim Chol Guk) and a female-three one (performed by Hwang Kum Hui). Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015. 

  Kids  look to a  performance  taking place at the stage of  Gran Circo Mundial circus  on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Kids look to a performance taking place at the stage of Gran Circo Mundial circus on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

  Aerial silk artist  Tatiane Engels'  shadow  casts on  Gran Circo Mundial circus '  big top  during her  performance  on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Brazilian performer Tatiane Engels has worked several years as a trapeze artist with her husband at Gran circo Mundial.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015. 

Aerial silk artist Tatiane Engels' shadow casts on Gran Circo Mundial circus' big top during her performance on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Brazilian performer Tatiane Engels has worked several years as a trapeze artist with her husband at Gran circo Mundial. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015. 

 Jessica Genovesi smiles on the  stage  of  Gran Circo Mundial circus  during a Flash Back  Magic  Show on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Daughter of a currently box-office clerk, 17 years-old Jessica participates on Israel Santos' show but she wants to leave the circus to be a police officer. All her life has been linked with circus, her parents have always worked on this as well as her grandpas. In fact, her great-grandpas owned a circus in Portugal.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Jessica Genovesi smiles on the stage of Gran Circo Mundial circus during a Flash Back Magic Show on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Daughter of a currently box-office clerk, 17 years-old Jessica participates on Israel Santos' show but she wants to leave the circus to be a police officer. All her life has been linked with circus, her parents have always worked on this as well as her grandpas. In fact, her great-grandpas owned a circus in Portugal. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

 A  kid  takes a chunk of  marshmallow  as the  audience  clap during a  show  taking place at  Gran Circo Mundial circus  on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

A kid takes a chunk of marshmallow as the audience clap during a show taking place at Gran Circo Mundial circus on November 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

  Clown  Juanjo  Leon  performs his trumpet dressed up as " Carablanca " during a  performance  of  Gran Circo Mundial circus  on November 27, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. The "Carablanca" character (also known as " Pierrot ") is a white face clown ornamentally dressed who acts as the boss of other clowns during a show. Juanjo (36 years-old) started performing this role on his father Pepin's group eight years ago.  Pepin Leon Trio  are both and his brother Dani.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Clown Juanjo Leon performs his trumpet dressed up as "Carablanca" during a performance of Gran Circo Mundial circus on November 27, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. The "Carablanca" character (also known as "Pierrot") is a white face clown ornamentally dressed who acts as the boss of other clowns during a show. Juanjo (36 years-old) started performing this role on his father Pepin's group eight years ago. Pepin Leon Trio are both and his brother Dani. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

  Clown  Juanjo  Leon  enters to his  caravan-truck  at  Gran Circo Mundial circus' backstage  dressed up as " Carablanca " after an evening performance on November 27, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. His brother Dani adapted this truck into the caravan where he lives. The family travels together with this truck pulling their parents' caravan.  Gran Circo Mundial  is a 40 years-old Spanish  circus  where  famil y lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the  trapeze  artists of the  Pyongyang National Circus  to the  Rampin  family descendants,  clown s,  magician s or aerial  permormer s share the  stage  and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.

Clown Juanjo Leon enters to his caravan-truck at Gran Circo Mundial circus' backstage dressed up as "Carablanca" after an evening performance on November 27, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. His brother Dani adapted this truck into the caravan where he lives. The family travels together with this truck pulling their parents' caravan. Gran Circo Mundial is a 40 years-old Spanish circus where family lifes and stories have mixed together across the time. From the trapeze artists of the Pyongyang National Circus to the Rampin family descendants, clowns, magicians or aerial permormers share the stage and part of their private lifes. Their show was running inMadrid in Autumn 2015.