Conversation with a virtual juggler

  View this post on Instagram   guruguruguruguru 100days of Virtual performance 18/100 #juggling A post shared by Vjuggler Mitama Sakumaru (@virtual_juggler390) on Oct 7, 2020 at 8:37pm PDT   (Haz clic aquí para español.) In the world of juggling there are different ways to experience this wonderful art. In my years of research and training, I have been able to …

Hadrien de Crozals Interview

Hadrien de Crozals is an eighteen year old juggler from Montpellier, France. David Cain (DC) recently interviewed Hadrien (HDC) about his journey so far in the juggling world. DC: Can you tell our readers a bit about yourself apart from juggling? HDC: My name is Hadrien de Crozals, I am 18 years old and I am passionate about sports. I’ve …

Ken Sherburne

(Haz clic aquí para español.) Ken Sherburne was considered “The juggler of a thousand stories” or “The juggler of a million friends and a million good things.” His whole life was full of adventures, very interesting anecdotes, and travels through Europe, North America and South America. His friends remember him as a man who gave what he had for them. …

Andrés Gómez obituary

(Haz clic aquí para español.) Andrés Gómez, known as “The Machine,” will be remembered by all jugglers in the city of Medellín, Colombia. He was an inspiration for all generations of circus artists in Colombia. The tributes to his legacy will continue to carry his memory to the top. Andrés was born on December 12, 1983, in Medellín. His beginnings …

Ninette Mongador (Antoinette Chambeyron) Obituary

We are sorry to announce the passing of Antoinette Chambeyron, better known in the juggling world as Ninette Mongador. Ninette was born in France in 1928 into a juggling family. Her father, Georges Chambeyron, was a talented juggler and formed the famous juggling troupe The Mongadors around 1900. The juggling troupe worked in both circuses and in variety theaters. Ninette’s …

Fred and Annie Pelot

Fred Pelot is a juggler that very few modern jugglers have heard of. Fred was born July 24th, 1878 in Houston, Texas (USA). He grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana until his family moved to New York City when he was 8. At the age of 6, he started practicing acrobatics and messed around with juggling a bit. Fred Pelot, …

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Remembering Todd Smith

The juggling community has lost one of its most popular members and prop makers, Todd Smith. His close friend Arthur Lewbel has been kind enough to write his obituary, found below. Following the obituary is a link to an old Juggler’s World article about Todd and a collection of remembrances compiled by David Cain from the juggling community. **** Todd …

Hazel Bock Interview

Hazel Bock is a juggler and antipodist from Melbourne, Australia. She is a 2003 graduate of the National Institute of Circus Arts in Australia and has been performing full-time ever since. She was a medalist in the IJA’s IRC Oceania competitions in 2017 and 2018 and recently won the gold medal in the IJA’s 2020 Online Festival Individuals Championship. David …