The Greatest Show On Earth revamped ahead of 2023 tour
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus have announced the dates for their 2023 North American tour starting September 29 at Brookshire Grocery Arena, Bossier City, LA. of real human success Music performance mixed with art in the air. modern comedy show and unprecedented performances on high-wire, trapeze, bikes and more. The revamped American icon will wow the family through a multi-platform 360-degree experience that brings fans into the action. Create a real connection between viewers and performers from all over the world.
The world’s biggest show features new, jaw-dropping performances. It features innovative equipment developed specifically for Ringling.
The Triangular Highwire brings a new twist to circus lovers. with four performers on three 25-foot-tall wires connected to form a triangle 25 feet above the stadium floor.
The Criss-Cross Flying Trapeze captivates viewers with its true 360-degree view. Nine artists hang from front to back, sideways and diagonally in a swing-inspired play space.
Twin wheels consist of four open wheels that spin freely at extreme speeds. Powered by an acrobat who bravely jumps between two devices no more than 30 feet above the ground.
The Extreme Box Jump trampoline sends bikes through the air during high-adrenaline extreme sports. It features a mix of BMX bikes, trials bikes and unicycle riders performing trampoline stunts.
Additional performances include freehand balancing mixed with acrobatic sports. A blend of traditional Teeterboards, this comedy troupe sparks moments of fun and spontaneous laughter.
Kenneth Feld, President and CEO of Feld Entertainment, said: “We are bringing Ringling back to a time when families are looking for shared entertainment experiences that deliver happiness, relationships and togetherness moments. “To redefine Ringling for today’s audience. We started with a blank slate and developed every aspect from production to performance to meet the needs of the modern family. Ultimately, it’s about creating a huge playground that delivers incredible performances and is unique. which can only be called the greatest show on earth.”
Leading international talent
Discovered during a global talent search, 75 performers from over 18 countries, including Ethiopia, Mongolia, Ukraine, Argentina, Cuba, Italy, Spain, Canada, the United States, and more, their inspiring stories foster powerful relationships through art. circus since the acrobatics Acrobatics, comedy, world-class dance and more. Each performer and troupe’s local heritage shines through in costumes that celebrate their cultures and differences.
Bringing performers and spectators closer together, Sonic Spatial technology adds directional audio to focus on specific areas of the stadium. Coupled with a spotlight tracking system that connects and directs the audience’s attention to the performers. Viewer video moments are included with each show, giving fans a true sense of ‘The Greatest Show On Earth’.
Juliette Feld Grossman, Chief Operating Officer of Feld Entertainment and Feld Entertainment said, “Thinking of bringing The Greatest Show On Earth back to the family, it’s been a long time coming. Creating an experience that children of all ages can enjoy together, producers of ‘The Greatest Show On Earth’h “The new entertainment experience offers a level of wow and surprise that only Ringling can do. and designed for families to leave inspired, energized and full of memories for a lifetime.”
Directors Dan Shipton and Ross Nicholson have developed their craft through the wide spectrum of large stadium performances. A live tour for some of today’s hottest pop stars. famous television production and performances on stage
Production Designer Josh Zangen, a visual storyteller with experience planning stage tours for top music artists. has created a playground-inspired scene full of surprises.
The acting direction and casting is led by internationally recognized entertainment expert Giulio Scatola, who has worked on stage and circus performances.
Renowned choreographer Gustavo Vargas will bring his 20 years of dance experience to lead the cast in mesmerizing scenes of dance and movement.
Senior Costume Director Dawna Oak, whose credits include Disney On Ice, Marvel Universe LIVE!, Sesame Street LIVE! and many more are creating looks that characterize and distinguish each actor.
Ilja Nowodworski developed the show’s video design, and Jean-Damien Climonet served as creative consultant for the BMX stunt sequences.
The original music for The Greatest Show On Earth was composed by Michael Picton, an award-winning composer who has written screenplays for film, television, commercials, theatre, and circus.
Visual artist Jesse Belvins has worked on some of the biggest music awards shows. Served as the production’s lighting designer.
Anne Mortensen-Agnew Comedy cartoonist and children’s cartoonist Chris Gentile. will transform the show through a larger-than-life narrative that blends humor, comedy, and action.
Tickets for The Greatest Show On Earth are on sale now in 19 cities across North America.