ESL students go to see “The Greatest Show on Earth”

ESL Students Visit the Circus

July is one of the best months to be a student in the Intensive English Program, because Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus comes to town! This week ESL students visited NRG Stadium to see “The Greatest Show on Earth,” featuring all of the classic circus favorites: heart-stopping acrobatics, feisty big cats, a menagerie of other performing animals (including kangaroos and llamas), and an ever boisterous troupe of clowns. Our students were especially enthusiastic about the “globe of steel;” a sixteen-foot steel cage in which eight performers on motorbikes crisscrossed in every direction at sixty-five miles per hour … and managed to ride out triumphantly unscratched. Other favorites were the equestrian stunts and trapeze artists. We are already looking forward to bringing our students to the circus next year!

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Savannah
Savannah Burch, Enrollment Coordinator

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