Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus returns to Hampton Roads

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NORFOLK, Va. – The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey will return to the Norfolk Scope and Hampton Coliseum in 2017.

For the first time in the circus’ 146 year history, the circus will have its first ever female ringmaster, Kristen Michelle Wilson.Tickets for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME are on sale now, starting at $15. Additional fees may apply.

All seats are reserved and tickets are available at the Norfolk Scope and Hampton Coliseum Box Offices, at Ticketmaster.com and by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Performance Schedule:

 Norfolk Scope

  • Thursday, March 23 — 7:30 PM
  • Friday, March 24 – 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, March 25 – 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM
  • Sunday, March 26 – 1:00 PM, 5:00 PM        

 Hampton Coliseum

  • Wednesday, March 29 – 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, March 30 – 10:30 AM, 7:30 PM
  • Friday, March 31 – 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, April 1 – 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM
  • Sunday, April 2 – 1:00 PM, 5:00 PM

Wilson will join the show on January 12, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. She beat out hundreds of candidates in an open audition process.