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Viviane Chabre Obituary

We are sad to report that Viviane Chabre of the well known husband and wife juggling duo Les Dougalls has passed away. She was preceded in death by her husband and partner Erwin Steiner, who passed away in 1984 from cancer. Viviane, who was born February 4, 1943, was from Belgium and was a seventh generation circus artist and the …

Dream Tricks Challenge # 4 – The Results

The two first Dream Tricks Challenge articles challenged jugglers to attempt tricks that had never been done, at least on video. The results were quite amazing. The third DTC article provided readers with 12 old school or Gentleman juggler tricks or routines to attempt. The fourth edition of DTC included 12 more tricks that come from the era of Gentleman …

“The Collect” Trailer

Part 3 will include Juggling from: Luke Davies Alex McGillivray Felix Sürbe Tom Whitfield Alex Barron Callum Coke And more. You can expect 8 ball sections, interviews and even some 9 ball tricks. Hope you have enjoyed Luke’s Series, Part 3 will be released 24th Dec 2017!

Types of Prop Balancing in Juggling

Balancing has long been a part of the performing juggler’s repertoire. Early juggling prop catalogs, which can be seen here and here, attest to the wide array of balance props and routines that were popular over a hundred years ago. Today’s jugglers still utilize balance tricks in their acts, even if they don’t have multiple unique props with which to …

Scott Burton Obituary

Our community has lost a very talented and original juggler. Scott Burton, 56, passed away November 27th, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father Harvey Burton. He is survived by his wife Linda, daughters Rachel & Maya, sons Dylan & Matthew, mother Jean Burton, siblings Arlene Krzyska, Debra Deacon, David Burton (Amy Ouradnik), Jack Burton (Juliet), Rosemary Willliams …

The Leeds Juggling Convention 2017 – Review (UK)

I was quite involved in the organisation of the Leeds Juggling Convention 2017 so here follows my brief recount of the day rather than an actual full review of the convention. Breakfast Breakfast consisted of a slice of my special blueberry and spelt bake gently warmed in the microwave, served with a selection of fruit smoothies. Mark and I had …

Historical Juggling Films – Recent Finds and Remaining Gaps

It’s hard to keep up with all of the new videos of jugglers which are released every day.  Via our cell phones, almost everyone has a video camera with them at all times.  Editing and posting videos is a snap as well.   However, it didn’t used to be that way, of course.  Video film cameras used to be expensive, clunky, …

George Moore

George Moore is not a juggler that many, if any, readers will be familiar with. Not much is known about him, but what we do know is quite interesting. George Moore was born on August 31, 1889 in Philadelphia, PA (USA). He performed in vaudeville and specialized in juggling very odd and / or oversized props. He married another vaudevillian …