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Blazing spectacle: Ringling brings Dragons to the Central Valley

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Do dragons really exist? Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey hopes to answer that question for Valley residents with its new blue tour showing in Fresno through Sunday.

Four tribes of performers come together to display the four attributes — strength, courage, wisdom and heart — of the legendary creatures.

The show’s title is Dragons, but “Spirit of the Dragon” may have been more fitting.

The circus delights with all of the usual suspects — flying trapeze artists, clowns, and an enthusiastic ringmaster — but a few unique acts stand out...


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