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Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank
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Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew works together to pull a strap taut to secure it to a post as they hoist the big top on a lot adjacent to the southbound 5 Freeway near Burbank Boulevard on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

Daniella, a contortionist, and Antony, who is on a rolla-rolla, are featured performers for the  Circus Vargas shows under the big top  in Burbank. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew hoists the big top on a lot adjacent to the southbound 5 Freeway near Burbank Boulevard in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew hoists the big top on a lot near Burbank Boulevard in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

The big top for Circus Vargas midway into being hoisted by a crew on a lot adjacent to southbound 5 Freeway near Burbank Boulevard in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew works together to pull an anchoring strap taut as they hoist the big top into place in Burbank on  Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew works together to hoist the big top into position in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew member straightens out long straps that will be used to support the big top he and a crew are building in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew member helps guide the hoisting of the big top in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

The big top in a big-box trailer about to be hoisted and built by a Circus Vargas crew on a lot near Burbank Boulevard in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

Circus Vargas vice president and co-owner Katja Quiroga walks in front of an enormous dirt pile that forced her to adjust the angle of the big top for Circus Vargas  in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

Circus clown Johnny is a featured performer for the  Circus Vargas shows in Burbank.

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

Performer Antony is a featured performer for the  Circus Vargas shows  in Burbank.

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

Daniella, a contortionist, is a featured performer for the Circus Vargas shows  in Burbank.

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew member pulls a lot of the fabric of the big top off of the ground as he and a crew hoist it into place in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew hoists the big top into position  in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew pulls the big top into position in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Photo Gallery: Circus Vargas sets up in Burbank

A Circus Vargas crew member works with his team to hoist the big top  in Burbank on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 

 (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
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