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Coney Island USA Benefit – Amazing Night for All!

[Translate] CONEY ISLAND USA BENEFIT SPECTACULAR The Great Fredini (Fred Kahl) and Coney Island USA founder/director Dick Zigun. Adam Bishop and Patrick David Wall Bambi The Mermaid and Chuck Varga Reverend Billy and his megaphone reached out to all those present Read the full article…

The Theatre of Robert Anton – An Exhibition

[Translate] The Theater of Robert Anton It must have been early 1980’s, and I was working (performing as a mime) at an upstate NY fair “German Alps Festival” at Hunter Moutain. The festival included many performers and once in awhile Read the full article…

Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Revue – Feb. 6th, 2017 @ Dixon Place

[Translate] THE BINDLESTIFF OPEN STAGE VARIETY REVUE Hosting the evening’s entertainment was ‘Magic Brian’. First up was the ‘Amazing HouDino’ performing a wonderful card trick with his father Magic Brian. HouDino carefully selected a card as audience volunteer looks on. Read the full article…

Legendary Magician – “Cardini”

[Translate] From Feb 1932 Vanity Fair Magazine  Richard Valentine Pitchford – presto change-o! Cardini – who does things to a cigarette that no Indian fakir ever did to a rope – was born in Wales in 1898 and could bewitch Read the full article…

“Wondershow” at The Cutting Room – Jan 19th, 2017

[Translate] I first met Jonathan Burns at the Festival of Fools in Vermont in 2012. I photographed him many times and laughed even more times. He is one funny man! Now he is coming to New York with a gang Read the full article…

“The Secret Variety Society” at Pangea

[Translate] Starting the evening off is Reverend Roper and his attempt to get all present to be ‘blessed’. With kazoo and piano, Sabrina Chap provides more than ample music for the evening. Wild and wonderful comrade Miss Ekaterina sways down Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Joel Jeske and Nelson Lugo – “Circus Salon”

[Translate] Joel Jeske and Nelson Lugo discuss the upcoming evening “Circus Salon” which is Sept 15th at The Tank! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Continue reading…

2016 NY Clown Theater Festival – “Clown Cabaret” – Sept 2, 2016

[Translate] 2016 NY Clown Theater Festival September 2 through 18th, 2016 at The Brick Theater “Clown Cabaret” Hosted by Tanya Solomon Tanya Solomon hosted the evening’s variety clown cabaret and opened with some magic. Rich Potter performing an excerpt from Read the full article…

Dimitri (Clown) R.I.P.

[Translate] DIMITRI – Sept.18, 1935 – July 19, 2016 When Dimitri first came to New York with his show I was very excited to see him perform. Had heard so much about him. This was one of the publicity photographs Read the full article…

Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Revue – August 1st, 2016 @ Dixon Place

[Translate] Great night of Variety Arts at Dixon Place! The Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Revue The opening act (after Keith’s Chinese Yoyo act) was Maks Turner on aerial. Host Keith Nelson warms up the audience with his Yoyo ‘wind’. Therese Read the full article…