Monthly Archives // August 2015

Vaudevisuals interview – Karen Jenson interviews Lorcan Otway @ Theatre 80 St. Marks

[Translate] Theatre 80 St. Marks Place – Karen Jenson and I visited Lorcan Otway at his historical theater. 80 St. Marks Place was The Jazz Gallery until 1964 when Howard Otway took over. Beginning during Prohibition, 80 Saint Marks Place Read the full article…

Hovey Burgess Birthday Show presented by Bindlestiff Family Cirkus @ Dixon Place

[Translate] Celebrating Hovey Burgess 75th Birthday Great show and great cause! Proceeds from the evening’s show are being donated to Bindlestiff Family Cirkus. A Night of Circus, Sideshow and Burlesque Hovey Burgess (juggling legend, circus historian, NYU professor, chairman of Read the full article…

Visiting Paul J. Curtis at The American Mime Theatre

[Translate] For many years I attended the American Mime Theatre. It was located at 192 Second Avenue when I first began classes and subsequently moved to another location on Bond St later. I was working at the time in a Read the full article…

Flashback – 2nd NY Clown Theater Festival – 1985

[Translate] The 2nd Annual  Clown Theatre Festival (revisit) At this festival the producers brought in a group from Canada that was very innovative and exciting. Richard Pochinko (director), Cheryl Cashman (clown) and Nion (clown)(aka Ian Wallace) Richard Pochinko NION (Ian Read the full article…

Armitage Shanks sings at Hotel Tryst – July 14th, 2015 – @Coney Island USA

[Translate] Armitage Shanks belts out a strange but intoxicating song for those that were lucky to see him at Hotel Tryst on July 24th, 2015. HOTEL TRYST was a 2 day event hosted by the always surprising CONEY ISLAND USA. Read the full article…

Lord Buckley – ‘Dig Infinity’ @ The Fringe Festival

[Translate] Having done the video taping for previous Lord Buckley ‘Birthday Bash’ at the Bowery Poetry Club and also being a big fan of Lord Buckley I had to ‘plug’ this play written by my friend and neighbor Oliver Trager Read the full article…