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The Ringling Bros. Circus Is Coming Back, With Human Acts in the Center Ring

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is reviving its circus, unveiling a plan to bring back a modernized “Greatest Show on Earth” — one without its iconic elephants and other animals. Instead, its producers are scouring the world for people with rare talents and skills who can captivate today’s audiences.

The new circus will hit the road for a U.S. tour of live shows in September of 2023, according to Feld Entertainment, which produces the circus. The new show’s goal, Feld said, is to “celebrate amazing talent from around the world, displaying incredible feats that push the limits of human potential and create jaw-dropping moments.”

Auditions for the new circus are already under way, in countries including Ethiopia, France, Mongolia, Argentina and the U.S., the company added. … Read the Full Length Article at NPR