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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – It’s the 28th big-top season for Circus Flora as they get ready to bring “The Pawn” to life. this year the show is used the history of the game of chess, to create a mythical tale. The World Chess Hall of Fame and the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis will join to bring the game to life.

Circus Flora’s “The Pawn” comes to life May 29 through June 22. You can get your tickets now from Circus Flora by calling 314-289-4040 or by going to