Grandma: Holy Zamboni! The Ice is Nice

October 24, 2011 at 6:14 pm

Skaters on Wollman Rink in Central Park, which opened to the public for the season on Oct. 24, 2011. Flickr/SpecialKRB

I love watching the ice skaters at Wollman Rink, and I mean watching — not skating. Ice skates on Grandma may look hilarious but that’s only because of the intense pain I am experiencing.

Barry Lubin made his debut as Grandma in 1975 with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. For 25 circus seasons since then, Grandma has toured the world as the face of the Big Apple Circus.

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