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Gala of the Royal Horses

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CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

An event featuring horses celebrated by kings and queens for centuries makes it's U.S. debut with a stop in Cape Girardeau.

Wednesday at the Show Me Center at 7:30 p.m. you can see the Gala of the Royal Horses perform.

It features a number of performances involving Andalusian, Fresian, Lipizzzaner and Arabian breeds. The show is known to stun audiences by displaying the maneuvers of the horses once used on the battlefield now known as "The Airs Above the Ground."

The event is family-friendly. The show was recreated for this tour by Rene Gasser and only previously seen at the famous riding schools of Vienna and Spain. Spanish Flamenco dancers are also featured. 

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