Scene and Heard

Difficult to top

COTTAGE GROVE –  David Jones and Blaze Birge, a married couple who founded the Flynn Creek Circus 20 years ago in Anderson Valley, Calif., had their own international trapeze act, but recently put that aside for something less dangerous – they throw knives at each other, and Blaze even throws with both hands. 

BOB WILLIAMS / THE CHRONICLEIt was adults-only night on Saturday night as Cottage Grove residents packed the Big Top at Bohemia Park for the Flynn Creek Circus, which featured some amazing acrobatics, pole diving, comedy, live music and even some burlesque. Julien Silliau is shown . . .