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A Career of Creativity: Jay Gilligan

Jay Gilligan has accomplished a great deal in the world of juggling, and is a very busy man. Originally a hobby juggler from Ohio, Gilligan now resides in Stockholm, Sweden where he heads the juggling program at the Circus School there. When he is not teaching at the University, releasing juggling videos, and playing big shows all over Europe, he’s …

Hijacking in period 5 patterns

This article describes how to switch between period 5 patterns and then extends this idea to period 5 feeds. Hijacking in why not? Adam and Brenda are passing why not? Brenda decides she wants to do five count popcorn, so she hijacks the pattern, and Adam is left passing five club why not?Brenda’s pattern for why not? is pass self pass heff …

2012 World Juggling Day – Collaboration Video

2012 World Juggling Day – Collaboration Video Many thanks to all who contributed to this years’ collaboration video, and to all who celebrated! It was an incredible day!

Notes and queries and a case full of clubs: Subjugation

As jugglers it seems to make clear and perfect sense to define ourselves based on our props: on tricks, on whirling orbits and topological paths, and perhaps also through our connection to the juggling community and the wider, but related, communities of other circus arts. Sometimes, and if moving away from the basic facts of juggling to those of performance …

Interact! – Photo Caption Contest Winners!

Ezine Editor Scott Seltzer and I had a terrific time going through all of the wonderful entries to the Interact! – Antipodist Photo Caption Contest. Here are the winners, announced with toothy smiles and a tip of the hat.     “Despite unveiling their new defensive alignment, the Washington Generals lost to the Harlem Globetrotters again last night.” – Jay Cady  “Though …

2012 World Juggling Day

(Haz clic aquí para español.)  On June 16, people around the world will unite with a common goal: To Juggle! Each year World Juggling Day (WJD) unites people from all corners of the world, for one day entirely dedicated to celebrating the common passion of juggling. WJD falls this year on June 16th, and we invite you to join the …

Ivan Pecel Road Blog #4 – March 2012

This month finds me performing in the Vegas Magic Theatre Show in Las Vegas, NV. I’ll give you some tips about doing a show in Vegas, costuming, warm-up, and sharing a dressing room with live chickens.