Have you made yours? How’s that going? Illustrated with works in the collection, let’s take a look at some of the most popular promises that people make for the new year.
Chairman level Members are invited to join us for a presentation by The Ringling curators on what they love about The Ringling collection.
What makes a clown, how did the clown get into the circus, and how does one become a clown? What role did Clown College play in producing American circus clowns and since the closing of Ringling Bros., what is the future of the circus clown?
Join us for a yoga session! In this exciting new series, three classes will be offered in different locations throughout the estate. After the class we hope that you will explore the galleries and visit with friends in the yoga lounge. A cash bar will be available.
Stephen Sondheim’s musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre. New York, 1971: There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, and lie about themselves.
Posters celebrating the remarkable intelligence and highly developed skills of these four-legged performers once covered walls and fences across America. Today these historic posters can be seen as part of the exhibit Amazing Animals on display in the Circus Museum’s Tibbals Learning Center
What happens when the Museum needs more “closet space?.” Join Ringling staff from Conservation, Curatorial, Registration, and Development to learn how we were able to fund and install new storage and then rehouse 160 paintings.
A world premiere by the esteemed string quartet, ETHEL. Created in partnership with The Ringling and designer/director Grant McDonald, "Circus - Wandering City" is multi-media performance program inspired by the heroes behind the magic of the Big Top.
Mable Ringling was a snowbird and probably had a lot of frustrating gardening experiences while adapting to this sub-tropical climate. If you’re new to paradise, or just need gardening support, The Ringling landscape staff is here to save you from some of that frustration with helpful tips.
Savor local flavor during the SunCoast’s premier Food and Wine and Festival. Tickets must be purchased directly from The Sarasota-Manatee Originals. For more information on this event please visit www.eatlikealocal.com/forksandcorks