1,000: Pounds of popcorn consumed by circus-goers in each city.

4,000: Pounds of ice used to make snow cones in each city.

750: Pounds of sugar used to spin cotton candy in each city.

59: Number of cars in the circus train (which stretches out to over a mile).

350: Average miles the circus train travels between cities (although not this time, since the circus comes to Baltimore from Washington, a mere 40 miles away).

16,000: Miles the circus train travels per year.

78: Cities "Fully Charged" will visit during its two-year tour.

550: Costumes used in the production (including 100 hats and some 1,000 pairs of shoes).

175: Pages in the show's musical score.

180: Different pieces of music used in the show.

300: Different sound effects used in the show.

100,000: Pounds of electrical equipment used, including 100 electric chain hoists.

150: Moving lights used to illuminate the show and follow the action.

1: Number of times the locally hired spotlight operators practice before opening night.

8: Confetti cannons showering some 2,000 pounds of confetti a year on the audience.

8,000: Feet of microphone cable used to carry the show's sound throughout the arena.

5,000: Feet of power cable used, with a capacity of some 150,000 watts of power.

11,850: Pounds (more than 5.5 tons) of speakers suspended from the ceiling.

If you go

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's "Fully Charged" runs through April 1 at 1st Mariner Arena, 201 W. Baltimore St. Shows are set for 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. Friday and March 29, 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Saturdays, 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $14-$80. Information: 410-347-2020 or 1stmarinerarena.com

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