From its founding in the 18th century, women found path to independence through the circus by actively making the decisions that shaped their lives. Female performers often entered into contracts on their own, moving from one show title to another as it was deemed advantageous to their career.
Members are invited to join us from 9:00-10:00 am for the early opening of the featured galleries and the Bayfront Gardens on Thursdays. The Ringling is pleased to present this special gift to you, our valued members!
This Museum Intensive course surveys the history of museums from antiquity to the present. This course with Dr. David Berry, it will be presented virtually, in a series of six classes.