eJuggle: Profiles

Sakari Männistö, aesthetic juggler – ep13 Juggle Jabber

Sakari Männistö about not planning, playing and discovering with technique! Created by Daniel Simu – http://danielsimu.com You can find the podcast audio at eJuggle or on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/il/podcast/juggle-jabber-daniel-simu-interviews-jugglers-about/id1209560737 Find Sakari online: http://www.sakarimannisto.fi/ https://www.instagram.com/mnnistol/ Like JJ on facebook to receive all updates: facebook.com/JuggleJabber Show notes: 0:38 Paper cup waste 1:40 Juggle doll video 4:58 Making tricks 7:43 Learning tricks the fun …

The Bridge Generation: From Vaudeville to the Internet Age: Peter Davison

We continue with our second feature on “the Bridge Generation.” This time, Peter Davison answers our questions.  Peter is a past IJA Individuals (1982) and Team Champion (Magnificent Material Movers, 1980; Airjazz, 1982). Airjazz was recognized with the IJA Historical Achievement Award in 2014. 1. Hometown/Where based out of now? Grew up in Santa Monica, CA. Current home since 1980 …

Charles Peachock on “Drop Everything” podcast with host Dan Holzman

Host: Dan Holzman Guest: Charles Peachock, comedy juggler and inventor talks about career highlights including appearances on America Got Talent, being featured in People Magazine and the development of his remote audio system, The Audio Ape. Also on itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/il/podcast/ejuggle/id1063204159

Andy Sapora plays the Met

Which gig is the most significant gig? A successful one-man show on Broadway? A movie first stunt roll with residuals? An ongoing stage performer with a long-term theater run like The Flying Karamazov Brothers? Or a premier player in a significant Metropolitan Opera production in New York? Andy Sapora has done them all except for the first two. The IJA …

Carl Baggesen – The Clumsiest Juggler of All Time

Carl Baggesen is not a name known by many modern jugglers, but he was a star in the days of vaudeville. Baggesen was born in in 1858 in Odense, Denmark and initially began performing as a contortionist, using the stage name of Klischnigg. In the early 1890s, he came to the United States to perform in vaudeville and soon developed …

Boy Foy – The Unicycling Juggler

Boy Foy was born John Campwell in Glasgow, Scotland in 1919. His parents were Jack and Ann Campwell, better known as the British juggling duo the Melvilles. You can see the Melvilles in the following video. Taking the stage name Boy Foy, John began performing at the age of 7. He regularly practiced 5-8 hours a day and had developed …

Tony Frebourg, Diabolo – ep12 Juggle Jabber

Tony Frebourg is a diabolo player from France, and he’s one of the best numbers jugglers with diabolo. He holds many world records such as the record for 5 high and 6 high, but be sure to watch this video to discover about his incredible ball, bouncing and even devilstick skill! Currently he is a full time performer with cirque …

Bridging the Gap from Vaudeville to the Internet: Mark Nizer

This marks the first in what will hopefully be a semi-regular series on jugglers in the 40’s-late 50’s age group. The internet had not yet exploded, and while there were some books out there,  jugglers in this age range learned and developed with the mentorship of others. In the cases here, these men and women bridge the gap between the …