‘Greatest’ circus offers three-ring fun

Eric Hirth

It takes a lot of conviction to call yourself “The Greatest Show on Earth.” Year after year the Ringling Bros. and Barnum ‘ Bailey Circus holds up to its name and entertains millions of people. When the circus comes to Cincinnati’s U.S. Bank Arena March 3, the spectacle will not disappoint. Top performers will strut their abilities under the big top in the 135th edition of Ringling Bros. and Barnum ‘ Bailey Circus.

The star of this year’s show is Tyron McFarlan, who is the 34th ringmaster. He credits his military experience with giving him the confidence to land the job. McFarlan sees the circus as an entr