Juggling With Paper

Most people wouldn’t think of paper as being a good material with which to make juggling props, but doing so has been done with reasonable success. In the 1870s, Henri Agoust famously juggled a wad of paper, a wine bottle, and a cannonball. Paul Cinquevalli, the first juggler to truly become an entertainment superstar, did a version of this that …

Jan Lindblad – Writer, Photographer, Filmmaker, Whistler and Juggler

(Haz clic aquí para español.) Jan is a virtuoso Swedish artist who from an early age became known for his talent that spanned different artistic, cultural and social disciplines. He was born on July 19, 1932. His father, Frey Lindblad, was a singer and singing teacher. It is said that Frey taught him basic aspects of music. As a teenager, …

11 Important Historical Juggling Books and Articles Found Online

Starting out in the juggling world in the early 1980s, my only sources for information on juggling were a handful of books at my local library and my quarterly issue of Juggler’s World Magazine. Over forty years later, beginning jugglers have seemingly endless resources in the palm of their hands. Online videos, articles, and even books abound. I personally have …

Incredible Acts on the Freestanding Ladder

(Haz clic aquí para español.) In this fourth part of the series, we will see the extraordinary acts of juggling and balancing performed at the top of a freestanding ladder. You can read previous parts of the series by clicking here, here and here. Gregory Popovich Photo by: circopedia. Popovich is known worldwide for his high technical level of juggling …

Juggling News, June 2024

Click here to go to the bottom and see the full video. Youtube description: 00:00 INTRO Music: Credits to icesawder 00:44 VIDEOS & ARTIST: Patrik Elmnert Cote Velasquez William Alejandro Grenka Valentin and Oleksandr Khorunzhenko Catalina Vergara Ulises Ortiz Abigail Lindsey, Kenzey Simper, Brian Thompson 03:16 RECORDS: Sean Gandini Kati Yla-Hokkala Anne Weber 16 rings 3-person passing 735 catches Mitsuki …

Club juggling by Diego Borja from Argentina | IJA Tricks of the Month

  Diego. I am from Argentina, now living in Paraguay. Aquarian with Gemini moon in Sagittarius. I ‘ve been juggling for eleven years, and dancing for a few years less. I like to investigate and multiply the imaginary of juggling. Filmed in Mbatovi, Paraguay. Always thanks to Villa de Malabar, who are my motivation. Thanks @FacuKnishes for the filming. @dieego.borja …

Dell O’Dell – Juggler and Originator of Feminine Magic

(Haz clic aquí para español.) “This is a woman who adapted to at least ten different acting settings throughout her career, from the circus to television. She knew how to capture the moments and adjust her repertoire and her approach to what the audience liked.”   Dell O’Dell’s life had several contexts that helped her adapt to different audiences and …

Thoughts on The Entertainment Value of Juggling: An Opinion Piece

Before I begin sharing my thoughts on the entertainment value of juggling, I want to clearly state that juggling can have many purposes or no purpose at all. It can be done for fun, for artistic expression, for exercise, for personal achievement, for therapy, for competition, and for many other reasons. All of these are perfectly fine motivations. I’m not …