Circus museum tours, concerts, special interviews and more!
Our Windjammers Virtual Event that will feature various digital broadcasts, and recorded concerts.
The Virtual Summer Meet events include presentations by Ringling Museum curators Heidi Connor & Jennifer Lemmer Posey, Milner Library’s Maureen Brunsdale, Circus performer Sonja Barta, Ringling Clowns Taylor Albin & Dean Kelley, Ringling Blue Unit Trainmaster Joe Colossa, Clown (Weary Willy) Emmett Kelly’s daughter Stasia Kelly, and Elephant trainer Armando Loyal. In addition, listen to highlights from a 1985 interview with Merle Evans and our 2018 Center Ring Concert. That concert from the January 2018 Sailor Circus also includes commentary by ringmaster Barry DeChant and a trio by three of our trumpeters.
Also included in our “virtual meet” is a recording of the July 10, 2021 Circus Concert by Windjammers and Indiana Wind Symphony musicians in Baraboo, WI. Recordings of the Circus World Museum circus from that same weekend will also be shown.
Registration fee: $20.00 for the whole Windjammer family unit including member(s) and non-playing members in the same household.
May all your days be circus days!