Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus: Circus performers from around the globe converge under the big top to present a show brimming with mystic dragon lore and feats of athleticism and bravery. An all access pre-show with performers and animals is open free of charge to ticket holders arriving an hour early.
DETAILS >> 7 p.m. Wednesday, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Thursday, runs through July 2. U.S. Airways Center, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix. $15-$90, $10 for children 10 and younger. (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.