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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15 Oct Ringling Bros. Declares: The Circus Wants The Circus Back!

We here at Ringling Bros. have had enough of the media calling this year’s election a “circus." In fact, we're downright insulted! Calling something or someone a “circus” or a “clown” isn’t something anyone should say lightly. Our performers have been working their entire lives...

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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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