Ringling's Final Circus To Be On Facebook LiveRingling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus began in the 19th century. But it will broadcast its final show on the most 21st century of channels: Facebook Live.
Circus Owners To Discuss Closing Of 'Greatest Show On Earth'Feld Entertainment is expected to take more questions about the closing of the iconic Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus during a news conference today.
Library Receives $268,000 Award To Preserve Circus HistoryMilner Library at Illinois State University has received a $268,000 award to digitize a collection of circus route books dating back to the 19th century.
Ringling Brothers Hires First-Ever Female RingmasterIt's a first in the 146 year history of the Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus. The Greatest Show on Earth has hired a woman to be the next ringmaster.
Last Dance: Final Performance For Ringling Bros. ElephantsThe curtain fell a final time for elephants performing at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as the circus ended a practice that enthralled audiences for two centuries.
Ringling Bros. Circus Elephants To Retire In MayThe 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.
Ringling Bros. Eliminating Elephant Acts From CircusThe circus' parent company, Feld Entertainment, told The AP exclusively that the acts will be phased out by 2018. Growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision.
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