Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival: See stunning performances and bold stunts with tigers, elephants, horses and giraffeshttps://indianexpress.com/photos/lifestyle-gallery/photos-of-monte-carlo-international-circus-festival-from-tigers-elephants-to-horses-and-giraffes-5037521/

Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival: See stunning performances and bold stunts with tigers, elephants, horses and giraffes

From stunning stunts to enchanting troupe performances, the Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival sees all that is bizarre and awe-inspiring. The performances by animals like elephants, giraffes, horses and tigers light up the stage as stuntsmen lead the animals around.

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The Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival — which started in Monaco on January 18, and is set to end on January 28 — is one of the most prestigious and largest circus in the world. From stunning stunts to enchanting troupe performances, the event sees all that is bizarre and awe-inspiring. This time around, the performances by animals like elephants, giraffes, horses and tigers lit up the stage as stuntsmen lead the animals around during the show. The event was attended by the royals of Monaco as well and was a huge success. Check out some highlights here. (Source: AP Photo)

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Carmen Zander performs a bold stunt with a tiger during the gala of the 42th Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco on January 23, 2018. (Source: AP Photo)

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Jozsef and Merrylu Richter perform stunts on horses during the gala of the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. (Source: AP Photo)

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Artists of Duo Ballance perform during the gala of the 42th Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. (Source: AP Photo)

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The Duo2-zen-0 swing through rings and perform lifts during the gala of the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. (Source: AP Photo)

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Jozsef and Merrylu Richter present a stunning show with elephants and a giraffe during the gala of the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival. (Source: AP Photo)

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Jozsef and Merrylu Richter perform lifts atop horses during the gala of the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival on January 23, 2018. (Source: AP Photo)

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Jozsef and Merrylu Richter impressed with their lifts on top of horses during the gala of the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. (Source: AP Photo)

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Princess Stephanie of Monaco (R) gives a banana to a giraffe of Merrylu Richter (L), and Jozsef Richter, (C), during the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. (Source: AP Photo)

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Prosvirnin clowns perform during the gala of the 42th Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco, Wednesday, January 23, 2018. (Source: AP Photo)

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Artists of The Heroes Troupe enchant the audience with their performance during the gala of the 42th Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival. (Source: AP Photo)

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The Bingo Troupe performs during the gala of the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco, Wednesday, January 23, 2018. (Source: AP Photo)

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Jozsef Richter performs with an elephant during the gala of the 42th Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco, Wednesday, January 23, 2018. (Source: AP Photo)