Big Apple Circus of Senses for special kids

The Big Apple Circus created a special free "Circus of the Senses" performance for the sight-and-hearing impaired.

Max Smith-Levin, 7, of Warrenton, Va., feels one of the bicycles from the Dalian Acrobatic Troupe during a special "touch session" following the Big Apple Circus's "Circus of the Senses" performance on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 in Sterling, Va. Max is one of the visually impaired audience members who was invited into the ring after the show to get an up-close look at some of the props and costumes. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

Max Smith-Levin, 7, of Warrenton, Va., feels one of the bicycles from the Dalian Acrobatic Troupe during a special "touch session" following the Big Apple Circus's "Circus of the Senses" performance on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 in Sterling, Va. Max is one of the visually impaired audience members who was invited into the ring after the show to get an up-close look at some of the props and costumes. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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