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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08 Nov What makes the flying trapeze so iconic?

The flying trapeze is likely one of the first performances a person envisions when they think of the circus. This incredibly demanding art, though traditional, has evolved for over a century within Ringling Bros. to become increasingly more impressive & modern as trapeze artists find...

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28 Oct 8 Cool Facts about Big Cats

Today is National Cat Day! In honor of this, we're highlighting just a few of the things that make our big cats so amazing! [vc_separator type='full_width' position='center' color='#a1a1a1' thickness='1' up='' down=20''] #1 - An adult lion's roar can be heard up to five miles away! [gallery link="none" columns="1"...

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28 Oct Out Of This World Animal Presenter DIY Halloween Costume

If you're still looking for a fun and easy-to-DIY Halloween costume, our Costume Production Manager put together some simple steps to help you create a costume like the one our Mixed Animal Presenter, Mariya Klose, wears in the show for Ringling Bros. Presents Out Of...

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27 Oct Out Of This World Evil Queen DIY Halloween Costume

Still searching for your family's Halloween costumes? Ringling Bros.'s In-House Costumes Production Manager, Ken Mooney, has a fun and easy idea you can use to make an Out Of This World inspired costume that you can DIY at home using items you already have or items...

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