A N N O U N C E S CLOSING DOWN THE CIRCUS A message from Kenneth Feld chairman and CEO of Feld Entertainment the producer of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey After much evaluation and deliberation my family and I have made the difficult business decision that Ringing Bros and Bamum & Bailey will hold its final performances in May of this year Ringing Bros ticket sales have been declining but following the transition of the elephants off the road we saw an even more dramatic drop This coupled with high operating costs made the circus an unsustainable business for the company Nearly 50 years ago my father founded our company with the acquisition of Ringling Bros The circus and its people have continually been a source of inspiration and joy to my family and me which is why this was such a tough business decision to make The decision was even more difficult because of the amazing fans that have become part of our extended circus famity over the years and we are extremely grateful to the millions of familes who have made Ringling Bros part of their lives for generations We know Ringling Bros isn't cnly our family business but also your family tradition ng Bros and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME wil conclude its tour at the Dunkin' Donuts Center in Providence RIL on May 7 2017 and Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Presents out of This World will conclude its tour at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale NY on May 21 2017 We you wa come to celebrate this American icon for one last time before our tours conclude r company provides quality live family entertainment and we invite you to bring your family to one of our other ents including Marvel Universe LIVE! Monster Jam Monster Energy Supercross AMSOIL Arenactoss Disney On Ice and Disney Live as well as future productions or all of live entertainment produced at Feld tertainment We learned from the circus and applied those learnings to our other productions Without Ringling Bros we wouldn't have the vibrant live entertainment company that we have today Ringiing Bros will always be part of Feld Entertainment and its spirit will live on in every production and project we do BREAKING NEWS!!! RINGLING BROS SAYS NO MORE CIRCUS!!!!!! It ends in May!✨ No news yet on where the animals will go but this is huge news! ✨See the letter from the CEO from ringlingbroscom ▪️ Feld Entertainment Announces Final Performances of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey® Circus in May 2017 Ellenton Fla – January 14 2017 – Feld Entertainment Inc parent company of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey® and the world’s largest producer of live family entertainment announced today that the iconic 146-year-old circus would hold its final performances later this year Ringling Bros®’ two circus units will conclude their tours with their final shows at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence RI on May 7 and at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale NY on May 21 2017 The decision to end the circus tours was made as a result of high costs coupled with a decline in ticket sales making the circus an unsustainable business for the company Following the transition of the elephants off the circus the company saw a decline in ticket sales greater than could have been anticipated BOYCOTTCIRCUS WEDIDIT OURVOICESHEARD BOYCOTTCIRCUS @christylee787 @protectanimalsworldwide @boycottcircus @blackjaguarwhitetiger Meme

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