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The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, animal trainer Tabaraya Maluenda stands on his hands while a white tiger leaps through his legs. (2012) Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

More than 100 years have passed since a ringmaster on horseback led the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus, so spectators might be bedazzled to see an equestrian ringmaster take the stage once again during "Built to Amaze!" at Nassau Coliseum from Mar. 13-17, 2013. Take a look at some of the photos.

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, ringmaster Andre McClain rides around the ring on a horse. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, the King Charles Troupe of 12 unicyclists from the Bronx ride on one wheel while dunking basketballs. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, the Danguir Family balances on the tightrope while balancing on other objects. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, the King Charles Troupe of 12 unicyclists from the Bronx ride on one wheel while dunking balls. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, animal trainer Tabayara Maluenda works with one of the 18 tigers. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, animal trainer Tabaraya Maluenda stands on his hands while a white tiger leaps through his legs. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, the King Charles Troupe of 12 unicyclists from the Bronx ride on one wheel while dunking balls. (2012)

Alex Emelin is part of a comedic duo
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

Alex Emelin is part of a comedic duo that works with dogs in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, which is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." (2013)

Performers Irina and Alex Emelin are a comedic
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

Performers Irina and Alex Emelin are a comedic duo that also works with dogs in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, which is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, Asia, the pachyderm, paints for the audience in the "All-Access Pre-Show" an hour before showtime. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, Duo Fusion, the husband-and-wife team of Ihosvanys Perez and Virginia Tuells, balances on a beam. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, ringmaster Andre McClain introduces the next act. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, Duo Fusion, the husband-and-wife team of Ihosvanys Perez and Virginia Tuells, balances on a beam. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, Francleib dangles upside down from the circus ceiling. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, Francleib (pictured) and Monica will dangle upside down from the circus ceiling by moving their feet from loop to loop. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Heinz Kluetmeier / Feld Entertainment Heinz Kluetmeier

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, animal trainer Tabayara Maluenda works with 18 tigers. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." Here, animal trainer Tabayara Maluenda works some of the 18 tigers. (2012)

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus
Photo Credit: Feld Entertainment

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to Nassau Coliseum Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2013, with its new show, "Built to Amaze." (2012)

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