They give a brief history of the sideshow and demonstrate some of the old tricks and gadgets used in the past. Shown here is a device that has a crank on it and it appears to the viewer that the seated person's head is being turned all the way around.
All of the 3 performers each did physical feats . Here is the climbing of a ladder of knives....Barefoot!
The 'off with her head' guillotine illusion.
He he! Love it! Spidora.. Like my Spiderella! I so so wish I could have befriended these folks and got my picture taken in this!
And of coarse the beautiful banner artwork!
Here I am with the only museum piece they had on display. A replica of a 8 foot woman. (Please pay no attention to my stomach buldge! ah hem.)
The performers made alot of funny jokes during the show, it was such fun! Although, I really did miss all of the badly done museum artifacts! Here is an article about this sideshow when it first retired in 2003 : The Last Sideshow
Here are some neat audio examples of outside talker ballys: Art of the Outside Talker