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Interview with Aleksandra Sobolieva

Aleksandra Sobolieva is a solo juggler from Ukraine. Her act is magnificent, amazing, technical, and one of the best hula hoop shows I’ve ever seen. She performs tricks like “The Helicopter” (consists of rotating a ring in the foot, another ring in the leg, balancing with hula hoop, and juggling with 5 hula hoops – a trick very few people …

Ladies Malabaristas – Colombia

Hace clic aquí por español The Ladies Malabaristas – Colombia project was born with the purpose of publicizing the talent of female jugglers in Colombia.  The goal of the Ladies Malabaristas series is to promote juggling among women, while inspiring all jugglers. This video collaboration project was done via Facebook over the course of one month. Fifteen women participated. We …

Francis Brunn Videos from the Bobby Jule Collection

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Bobby Jule (real name Joe Pegnato) was there at the beginning of the IJA. He was a charter member of the organization and was the 2015 recipient of the IJA 2015 Historical Achievement Award. Bobby took home movies of jugglers from the 1940s to the 1970s. He has agreed to allow the IJA to release these videos through eJuggle. Bobby filmed his friend Francis Brunn three times. Note that this was early enough in Brunn’s career that he had not yet learned the blind kick directly to a double ball spin stack. Instead, the ball was blind kicked to a front foot stall before being kicked up to the double ball spin stack. Enjoy!

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The IJA 70th Festival, 2017, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Cedar Rapids is a pleasant little town in Iowa with a convention center and a river. The weather was friendly and the jugglers experienced little or no hostility from the natives. The town is centrally located on the US map, three hours by car from Chicago, four hours from Omaha, Kansas City, and St. Louis, so yes, far from anything …

Videos from the Vault # 6 – Toni Wells

Toni Wells is not a name that’s familiar to most jugglers, even those who are well acquainted with history. His real name was Toni Storzenbach and he was born in Germany in 1932. He began working as a juggler at the age of 14 and found success quickly. He changed his stage name to Toni Wells in 1954, but I’ve …

Davide Cattaneo, Play juggling props – Ep09 Juggle Jabber

Davide Cattaneo from Play Juggling is the manager and designer at the prop manifacturing company in Italy. We talk about ball and club design, creating tools for schools and professionals, and about happy accidents. Created by Daniel Simu – danielsimu.com You can find the podcast audio at eJuggle or on iTunes Find Play online: playjuggling.com facebook.com/playjuggling Like JJ on facebook …