12 Jan Kristen Michelle Wilson makes her world debut as Ringling’s first female Ringmaster

History was made January 12, 2017 in Orlando, Florida when Kristen Michelle Wilson made her world debut as Ringmaster of Ringling Bros. Presents Circus XTREME. With her performance, she became the first-ever female to hold the legendary position in Ringling's 146-year history.  And as Ringling's 39th Ringmaster, Kristen...

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03 Aug 20 Questions With…Boss Clown Taylor Albin

In honor of International Clown Week, Circus XTREME Boss Clown (that's clown-speak for the performer responsible for coordinating the clowns and gags!) Taylor Albin answered "20 Questions" for us for Spotlight! How did you know you wanted to be a clown? Every year when I attended Ringling Bros....

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26 Jul Xtreme High Wire Wedding!

“Love was in the air” in Houston, TX Tuesday morning when XTREME High Wire Walkers, Mustafa Danguir and Anna Lebedeva, of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, exchanged wedding vows 30 feet above the NRG Stadium floor on a high wire that is no wider...

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