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March 25, 2014

Equestrian extravaganza comes to Indiana

Cavallo Equestrian Arts, LLC announces six performances of the hit show “Ma’Ceo,” scheduled for April 4 through 6 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds during the Hoosier Horse Fair & Expo.

Generations of skill and grace have come together to create Ma’Ceo, an equestrian extravaganza featuring daredevil stunt work and unparalleled beauty. Combining traditional dressage, aerial performance, Cossack riding and vaulting, performed by world-class acrobats and riders, Ma’Ceo is an exciting addition to the Hoosier Horse Fair & Expo’s schedule of events.

“It is our dream to show the world the relationship we share with our horses, and the sheer excitement that they bring to all the lives they touch,” explained Olissio Zoppe, Ma’Ceo show director and Cavallo Equestrian Arts Owner.

Ma’Ceo presents rich acoustic music in a gypsy ring that sets the scene for an action packed performance. A cast of artists from around the world attempt death defying stunts, display dexterous feats and create breathtaking images alongside their equestrian counterparts.

As a break from today’s age of frills and technology, the world of Ma’Ceo takes people back to the roots of gypsy heritage. The artists from Ma’Ceo have also performed in well renowned shows such as Cavalia, Cirque Du Soleil, Arabian Nights, and Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey.

Nearly a dozen breeds of horses perform the most classic of riding styles from dressage to gypsy bareback in a high-energy, fully choreographed, multi-cultural experience.

The product of seven generations of entertainment professionals and show producers, Cavallo Equestrian Arts stands on the shoulders of its predecessors, presenting the equestrian extravaganza.

Olissio Zoppe and his family have equestrian acrobatics in their blood on both sides of the family, Zamperla and Zoppe, eighth and ninth generation equestrian acrobats.

For more information about Cavallo Equestrian Arts and Ma’Ceo, visit the website at www.cavalloeqarts.com. For tickets to Ma’Ceo at the Hoosier Horse Fair & Expo, visit the website at https://maceohoosier.eventbrite.com and for information about the Hoosier Horse Fair & Expo, visit the website at www.hoosierhorsefair.org.

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