Alexander “Sasha” Frish, a ringmaster with the Moscow Circus, was born in Chelyabinsk, in Siberia, and now resides in Moscow.
Mikis Theodorakis is a composer and musician, and a political activist as well. He is perhaps best known abroad for having written the theme to Zorba the Greek. Theodorakis has served off and on as a deputy in Greek parliament for twenty-five years and was elected most recently last November, as an independent. Raised in Crete, he now resides in Athens and Paris, spending summers near Corinth.