Prepare to be astonished by some of “the coolest acts ever” as Ringling Bros. goes to new extremes with the all-new energetic circus production – Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents Circus XTREME.
Children Of All Ages can “let their imagination go wild in an exhilarating adventure with extraordinary circus artists and exotic animals. From the highest mountains to the deepest seas, join us as we explore a world of extreme beauty, flexibility, strength and dexterity in ways you’ve never seen before at The Greatest Show On Earth.®”
Guided by Ringmaster David Shipman, Circus XTREME features artists “who redefine the word extreme in everything they do, magnifying beloved traditional elements of the circus and combining them with never-before-seen contemporary spectacles, original fast-paced performances, and incredibly hilarious moments.” Featuring an international assembly of over 100 performers spanning 13 countries around the world, the Ringling Bros. 145th Edition is highlighted by several unique acts including:
- Xtreme Sports display BMX freestyle riders, energetic parkour performers, trampoline acrobats, and slack line gymnastics tricks
- Caravan of Camels 6 twin-humped Bactrian camels
- Bungee Skydivers aerial acro-ballet
- World’s youngest human cannonball Gemma “The Jet” Kirby has been shot from the cannon nearly 500 times
- Mongolian Marvels strongmen create a human pyramid with a combined weight of over 880 pounds
Additional circus elements highlighted in the show include Bengal tiger presenter Taba; daredevil whirling Pendulum of Steel performance; edge-of-your-seat high wire stunts, hilarious poodle tricks, and the Ringling Bros. Clown Alley.
Be sure to arrive early to experience several fun-filled interactive elements before the show starts that are included with the ticket price – (1) Visit the Animal Open House to get up-close with our amazing animal stars and (2) watch the All Access Pre-Show where families can step onto the arena floor to meet our performers, learn circus skills, try on costumes, and much more!
- LOCATION: Tucson Arena, 260 S. Church Ave., Tucson
- DATE: Thursday, June 18, 2015 – Friday, June 19, 2015 – Saturday, June 20, 2015 – Sunday, June 21, 2015
- TIME: 7:00pm on 6/18; 11:00am and 7:00pm on 6/19; 11:00am, 3:00pm, and 7:00pm on 6/20; 1:00pm and 5:00pm on 6/21
- COST: Ticket prices range from $20, $35 (VIP) and $65-70 (Front Row). Kids (ages 2-12) tickets available for only $10 each for select seating on weekday shows. Save 50% on Opening Night discount tickets.
- NOTES: Like Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey on Facebook; Follow Ringling Bros on Twitter
One lucky TucsonTopian (that’s you!) will receive 4 tickets to Circus Extreme.
Enter your e-mail below for a chance to win. The deadline is Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 11:59pm.
***The winner is Maria C. Congratulations!***