MR DISCO by Zak McAllister

MR DISCO is a 36 minute juggling project made by Zak McAllister. It includes ring contortion, club hopscotch, Rollercoaster Tycoon 2, “the oven routine,” tape-measures, cups, and over 150 new tricks and sequences! 6 years ago Zak created a Youtube account and entered the online juggling community for the first time. In those years he’s created a number of juggling …

Introducing Modern Vaudeville Press

The juggling community as a whole knows Thom Wall as “the Vaudeville Sensation.” But more and more people are discovering this Cirque du Soleil alum is also the catalyst of a publishing sensation called Modern Vaudeville Press (MVP.) The company is dedicated to scholarly books about the circus and variety arts. Wall is the founder of the company and works …

Tricks for Trips! – Security Edition

Tips and tricks for jugglers navigating the globe. In this article series, “Tricks for Trips,” I will show you how to travel smart with all of the tricks and lessons I’ve learned from traveling dumb. In this first edition, we’ll take a look at tips for going through airport security. This article is based around many US airport security guidelines …

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EJC Mini Interviews

The European Juggling Convention (EJC) is the largest juggling convention in the world and this year’s event will take place in Newark, Great Britain from August 3-11, 2019. Come join us for 9 days of juggling utopia in the British countryside. Ticket prices go up June 1, so pre-register today! There are many other options including day tickets and youth …

The Haavard Documentary

Haavard Hvidsten is a juggler’s juggler, holding multiple world records and highly regarded for his amazing technique and monster tricks. He’s been in the top five jugglers in the annual top 40 voting every year since 2012. But who is Haavard Hvidsten? In this documentary, Haavard’s good friend Lewis Kennedy brings us a view of Haavard the person, juxtaposing video …

Haavard Documentary Trailer

Haavard Hvidsten is a juggler’s juggler, holding multiple world records and highly regarded for his amazing technique and monster tricks. He’s been in the top five jugglers in the annual top 40 voting every year since 2012. But who is Haavard Hvidsten? In this documentary, Haavard’s good friend Lewis Kennedy brings us a view of Haavard the person, juxtaposing video …

Review of Leif Pettersen’s ‘Throwing Up’

Throwing Up: Notes from 35 years of juggling Leif Pettersen, privately published, Minneapolis, MN, http://leifpettersen.com/, 2018. 173pp. ISBN: XXX-X-XXX-XXXXX-X Throwing Up is a “semi-autobiographical” book based on the author’s life and understanding of Juggling and its various assets such as “sport, art, and act of juggling.” The author, Leif Pettersen, taught himself to juggle in 1982, attempted a performance career …

Fernanda Sumano – the First IJA Regional Competition Gold Medalist

Fernanda Suamno

Click here for the English Translation. Mi nombre es Fernanda Sumano, soy Mexicana y quiero contarles como la primer IRC de la IJA en México ha cambiado mi vida de una manera increíble. Inicie con el Hula Hula siendo autodidacta en 2007, todo comenzó como un simple juego al igual que muchos de nosotros cuando descubrimos los malabares. Encontré muchos …

EJC Flash Sale!

The European Juggling Convention (EJC) is the largest juggling convention in the world and next year’s event will take place in Newark, Great Britain from August 3-11, 2019. Come join us for 9 days of juggling utopia in the British countryside. You’ll be overwhelmed with shows: open stages, busking, fire shows, renegades, special shows, the International Gala, and more. If …