Arizona’s own family circus, Circus Americana, will host “Circus Spectaculum” for three performances, March 22-23 at the Madison Center for the Arts, 5601 N. 16th St.

Featuring an all-human cast, this spectacular show will invite you to travel to a turn-of-the-century world of stunning acrobatic feats, innovative acts, and comedic flair. Pirates soar across the stage on trampoline pirate ships and robots come to life. Vampires will contort in impossible positions and performers will defy gravity walking through the air.

Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday, and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $12-$33 plus fees. For tickets, visit and select “More Events.”