Miss Loni

  (Haz clic aquí para español.) Apollonia Abeen Van Voorden, artistically known as Miss Loni, was an extraordinary foot juggler. She was born on April 14, 1926, in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. At age of 10, she began juggling with her feet. Her father, who owned a circus, with which they were able to travel in Europe, encouraged her to practice …

Indigenous North American Jugglers of the Late 1800s

During the late 1800s, performers from many cultures gained fame for their juggling feats. Represented in this array of performers were a few indigenous North American jugglers of whom we know. Uncle Beaver Uncle Beaver was the stage name of James Beaver, who was named for the Beavers Corner community at Six Nations of the Grand River reserve in Canada. …

2019 IJA FESTIVAL VIDEO PART 1

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Jugglers at Cirque de Demain 2020

This years Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain was a bit controversial. On stage there was unplanned nudity, protest, and a serious accident. However, that did not stop the jugglers from shining! There were 5 solo jugglers: two ring acts, a ball toss juggler, a ball bounce jugler, a diabolo act, a hoop act, and a juggling troupe with LED …

Company XIV at Théâter XIV

Sam Urdank and Ashley Dragon are the resident circus skills performers with the Company XIV troop of dancers, singers, and comedians. Company XIV performs their three signature productions perennially in their own custom decorated space in the hip neighborhood of Bushwick, Brooklyn. The three productions are ‘Nutcracker Rouge,’ ‘Seven Sins,’ and ‘Queen Of Hearts’ (based on Alice in Wonderland). They …

IJA Tricks of the Month by Camila Blanco from Argentina /Juggling Clubs

My name is Camila Blanco and I’m from Buenos Aires, Argentina. I am 23 years old. I started to juggle 4 years ago at a circus school in Latin America, meeting many street performers and taking various workshops during the trip. Then I began to practice and investigate on my own until I returned to my everyday life. I try …

Stu Raynolds Obituary

We are sad to report that well-known juggler and prop maker Stu Raynolds passed away on February 17, 2020. Stuart Raynolds was born in 1927 in Chicago, Illinois (USA), the son of Harold Raynolds Senior and Dorothy Raynolds. He was a very strong technical juggler, and attended the first IJA Convention in 1948, shortly after finishing up his service in …

Ameron Rosvall Interview

Ameron Rosvall is a Swedish juggler of remarkable ability and innovation. David Cain interviewed him so that we can all get to know him and his work better. DC: Can you tell our readers a bit about yourself apart from juggling? AR: I was born in a homestead in Jämtland, Sweden. My family kept Hereford cattle and grew crops and …

IJA Tricks of the Month by Camille from France | Hula hoop

Hi, my name is Camille, also known as Sookie. I’m from France and I’ve been doing hoop manipulation for about 7 years. It has become my biggest passion. I try my best to teach people juggling and sensibilize them to circus. In 2014, I created the “Cosmohoop” Association, and now I’m organizing juggling events in France with my friends. Last …