Apr 262015

A few months ago, David Orr contacted me about being a guest speaker at the Altoona Circus Bonanza hosted by the Adam Forepaugh – Barry Lubin “Grandma” Tent No. 2, the oldest active CFA (Circus Fans Association of America) “tent.” Altoona is a city in central Pennsylvania, about an hour’s drive southwest of State College, […]

Apr 242015

I recently got back from an exciting couple of days in Altoona, Pennsylvania, for the Circus Bonanza. But more on that in my next post. First, I want to share with you all my exciting day of events this past Wednesday. This year marks the 451st birthday of William Shakespeare. Similar to our celebration last […]

Apr 032015

What can I say about Barry Lubin? Truthfully, quite a lot! All together, Grandma appeared in 25 seasons of the Big Apple Circus. Grandma and I experienced many wonderful moments in the ring, and Barry and I have had many, many great (and some not so great) moments outside the ring. Through it all, I’m […]