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Con Colleano: "The Australian Wizard of the Wire"

Flip-Flaps and springs from “The Australian Wizard of the Wire

After I watched the feet-tingling 2008 documentary “Man On Wire” about Philippe Petit’s high-wire stunts… 282 more words


Rope walking and Slacklining - Essentially the same.

There have been a few times when someone has referred to me as a tightrope walker rather than a Slackliner. Seconds later, 288 more words


Part 1: Las Vegas

I’m back from the City of Sin. It’s been a few days but I’ve been enjoying myself at a work conference in Las Vegas. I saw amazing circus, wandered the hotels, seen wondrous spectacular free shows, and enjoyed some of the sites of this crazy city. 938 more words


wise words to follow

today my grandmother said :

“one cannot hate their living and enjoy life”

here’s to loving what i do and enjoying life!


Aloft Circus Arts and Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival

One interest of mine that I haven’t talked about is my love of the circus. There is a circus school in Chicago called Aloft Circus Arts… 266 more words


Is Circus School the New Stage School?

Lyn Gardner‘s children’s book series certainly takes a leap in that direction!  As a child I loved reading stage school stories – the ‘ 345 more words


Another tightwire and trapeze recap

Fun class today. The other student was a no show, so I got Jen all to myself. :) Funny… my first five minutes on the tightwire was somewhat of a fiasco. 333 more words