The European-style tent show 'Cirque Italia' held it’s opening night performance Friday evening in Tyler.

The aquatic themed circus show features ariel silk dancers, tight rope walkers, and a 35,000 gallon water stage.

One of the performers in the show, Elana Stefanova, said that she immigrated from the Bulgaria to the United States and that she has been training since she was 6 years old.

“I get to travel from town to town to see different things and it’s very interesting,” Stafanova said.

The 'Cirque Italia' show runs through October 30th under the big tent located next to Broadway Square Mall in Tyler.

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