eJuggle: Profiles

Interview with David Slick

David Slick is juggler, comedian, clown and magician in North Richland Hills, Texas. Currently has a world record, which in my opinion, is one of the most difficult, because it requires a lot of concentration, being in optimal physical condition and not having distractions for hours. This is the world record of juggling 3 balls for 12 hours and 5 …

Interview with Gamal Garcia

Gamal Garcia of the “Tunizianis” circus family is the featured juggler in this year’s Big Apple Circus – 40th Anniversary show. He combines traditional fast – paced South American style showmanship with elements of developing juggling sensibilities to create an entertaining solid showcase with original ingredients. (see full play by play description in the Big Apple Circus review). eJuggle – You …

The Activist and Warrior of the Hula Hoop

  This story is amazing and synonymous with commitment, courage and heroism. Marium Akther is a girl who must be remembered for her great heart, enthusiasm, and desire to help all people, among other qualities. Marium, for some women in Pakistan, is a martyr, always fighting for the rights of women, against Jihadist terrorism and for gender equality. I must thank …

Lesser Known Juggling Siblings

There have been many siblings who have been professional jugglers.  Some are widely regarded as a duo, such as the Reverhos Brothers (Andre and Gustave), Chiesa Brothers (Sergio and Vinicio), Rudenko Brothers (Igor and George), and the Peiro Brothers (Atillo and Hector).   A recent article of mine (linked here) provided details about the careers of the Juggling Jems – Francine …

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 …

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 …

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 …

What’s inside a juggler’s backpack? Part 2

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A few months ago, I wrote an article called “What’s inside juggler’s backpack?“, it is about knowing what and how many objects  the jugglers keep in their backpacks. In this second part, two talented artists will tell us about their life and this theme. They are Caio Cesar Stevanovich, from Brazil, and Emma Hornell, From Sweden. Caio Stevanovich Caio is …