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La Norma

Circus Ring Of Fame

 
 
La Norma Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, February 27, 2020
1. La Norma Marker
Inscription.  La Norma, a talented and daring aerialist on the high trapeze was a center-ring star with the Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey and other leading circuses. Her act included a variety of risky stunts performed 60 feet aloft with no safety net below. Trained in ballet, her act was unique for its grace and precision.
 
Erected by Sarasota Int’l Circus Festival & Parade and the Circus Ring of Fame Foundation.
 
Location. 27° 19.084′ N, 82° 34.616′ W. Marker is in Sarasota, Florida, in Sarasota County. Marker is at the intersection of St. Armands Circle and South Boulevard of the Presidents, on the left when traveling east on St. Armands Circle. Marker is located on the south area of the circle. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 St Armands Circle, Sarasota FL 34236, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lillian Leitzel (here, next to this marker); Fred and Ella Bradna (here, next to this marker); La Tosca (here, next to this marker); The Nelson Family (a few steps from this marker); Antoinette Concello
La Norma Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, February 27, 2020
2. La Norma Marker
(a few steps from this marker); Mabel Stark (a few steps from this marker); Lalage (a few steps from this marker); Victoria Unus "La Toria" (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sarasota.
 
Regarding La Norma. The Circus “Ring Of Fame” recognizes those persons who made a significant contribution to the art and culture of the circus. With dozens of inductees from around the world. The Ring Of Fame began in 1986 as a way to honor world famous circus performers and the rich circus heritage of the Sarasota, Florida area.
 
Also see . . .  Circus Ring of Fame. (Submitted on March 26, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
 
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: EntertainmentWomen
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2020. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 26, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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