(WB) As the holidays approach, plenty of shows begin to crop up in theaters like “The Nutcracker” and “A Christmas Carol.” These classics are always on stand-by for audiences to revisit old favorites but it’s rare that a show comes along with a different approach to the holiday genre.
After a month-long holiday vacation in Sarasota, Feld Entertainment’s Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus traditionally makes its first stop of the year in Miami.
Sad news this morning as I look at the newspaper headlines. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will be ending their 146-year run in May 2017. American families, especially those with young wide-eyed children, will be losing a part of their childhood.
After more than three decades and 40 productions, how does Cirque du Soleil keep its quirky lineup of acrobats, aerialists, contortionists and clowns fresh, especially in a market that welcomes the company on practically an annual basis?
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its elephant acts a year and a half early, and will retire all of its touring elephants in May.