A Message from The Chairman, February 2017

One thing we are very thankful for here at the IJA is the generosity of donors. Not only do donations help us keep our operations going, but sometimes anonymous donors opt to fund specific festival items that simply would not be possible otherwise. Last year, anonymous donors iiWii (“It Is What It Is”) and Unna Med (“unnamed”) made IJA history …

Betty Gorham-Willer Obituary

Betty Gorham was born on July 26th 1931 and began juggling at age 13. By age 14, she was already juggling clubs and had been brought to the attention of jugglers through Roger Montandon’s Jugglers’ Bulletin. One of the first jugglers she saw perform was Massimiliano Truzzi. Truzzi’s performance showed Betty that a good act was more than just a …