The Royal Canadian International Circus (RCIC) is excited to announce its return in 2023 with an all-new spectacular show. The tour kicks off in Minneapolis, MN on April 13, 2023, at the Mall of America. All circus tickets can be purchased directly through our secure online portal, including VIP and Plush Ringside seating.
198 spectacular shows are scheduled to run from April to October 2023 in 14 cities across the United States and Canada. This year we have added two new locations to our schedule, American Dream Mall in New Jersey and the Peachtree Mall in Columbus, Georgia. A full schedule of dates and cities can be viewed here.
Royal Canadian Circus 2023 Performers & Acts
The show is a family event that will entertain and excite both adults and children of all ages. Expect to be mesmerized, astounded, thrilled, and captivated beyond the extraordinary. Here is a glimpse of some of the acts that will be performing at the circus this year:
- JOSEPH DOMINIK BAUER from Switzerland – Our RINGMASTER & DAREDEVIL Extraordinaire is back. He is a ninth-generation pedigree of circus performers and has over 40 years of experience under his belt. He is also one of the most sought-after ringmasters in the circus world, having been featured on every major network in the United States including Cirque du Soleil, Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey and more.
- CLAUDIA ALVARADO BAUERfrom Mexico- This sensational Aerialist and Flying Trapeze artist, whose family goes back five generations in the circus world, also returns. This year her beautiful, vibrant, aerial act will be performed on the Circular Lyra Ring, as the TZ Aerialists accompany Claudia high in the air under the Big Top.
- AFRICAN BONE BREAKERS Contortionist Troupe from Guinea, Africa- You may recall this incredibly talented group from the America’s Got Talent 2020 season. Having learned their talents from the age of 7 years in Africa, these performers are gifted with the ability to bend, twist, and distort their bodies in extreme ways.
- FERNANDEZ GLOBE OF DEATH from Mexico – The Fernandez trio, led by Hugo Fernandez, have performed their daredevil acts across the world. Expect to sit at the edge of your seats as you watch the trio fearlessly throttle their motorcycles inside a heavy steel cage while performing stunts at extremely high speeds.
- THE TZ AERIALISTS – Known as Ladies of the Air, these stunning and talented performers come from Mexico, Peru, United States, Argentina, and Canada. They return to the RCIC for an all-new and exciting aerialist show. The team represents the most multi-cultural talent of the Royal Canadian International Circus.
- NILSON ESCOBAR JUGGLER EXTRAORDINAIRE from Peru – This historic artform has taken on a whole new meaning as Nilson Escobar takes you on a fast and furious journey. He is making his mark as one of the fastest jugglers in the world.
- HUBERT & CAMILA DOMINGUEZ CROSSBOW THRILL ACT from Columbia & Puerto Rico – The Dominguez Duo Legends perform feats of bravery, trust, precision and skill in the Crossbow Thrill Act. It’s scary but extraordinary!
- GUERRERO HIGH WIRE TROUPE from Columbia. -This year alone, they have been recognized as one of the most dynamic high wire talents in the world when they received the Golden Buzzer on Germany’s version of AGT (Super Talent).
- Maria Emilia Chemeno from Argentina – Maria glides through the air with grace, athleticism, prowess and unwavering determination on the Flying Trapeze. She will have you on the edge of your seats!
Click here to view a full list of performers at the 2023 RCIC show.
Take a Virtual Tour of Royal Canadian International Circus’ Big Top
Looking to learn a bit more about our circus and what to expect before purchasing your tickets online? Please visit our website to view the virtual tour video. The video provides you with a peek at what the circus looks like inside the Big Top! You can view the circus from all angles and feel like you are already there!
Royal Canadian International Circus (RCIC) Acts Exclude Exotic and Endangered Animals
One of questions we get asked frequently is if our circus includes exotic and endangered animals in its acts. Rest assured that the Royal Canadian International Circus DOES NOT have any exotic or endangered animals or species in its shows or use them in our acts. We transitioned to our new and current format 6 years ago and received 94% positive feedback in our post-show surveys. We hope you will join us too.
Buy Circus Tickets Online | Royal Canadian International Circus 2023
The RCIC promises to be an exhilarating experience you and your family will never forget. Buy your circus tickets online today before shows sell out.