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“Circus Kid” – A video interview with director Lorenzo Pisoni

[Translate] A new documentary film directed by Lorenzo Pisoni. CIRCUS KID After watching the film at DocNYC I had to find out more about this wonderful, heartfelt documentary that Larry Pisoni’s son Lorenzo made about his experiences growing up in 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…

Photographs from IN/SIGHTS – Julie Goell

[Translate]  Julie Goell “As Lena, an old-world urchin, I audition for the legendary Mr. Big Time in my one-woman show, Woman in a Suitcase.” ~ ~ Julie Goell Photographed at The New York Clown Theater Festival (circa 1983) Here is Read the full article…

IN/SIGHTS – Big Apple Circus Clowns

[Translate] Big Apple Circus Clowns “1987 – Big Apple Circus Clowns. This shot encompasses the wonder of clowns’ first contact with the audience: hope, innocence, vulnerability, and impending mayhem.” ~ ~ Paul Binder – CoFounder of The Big Apple Circus Read the full article…

Photographs from IN/SIGHTS – Clown/Actor Bill Irwin

[Translate] “When you’re onstage, part of you wants to be off as fast as possible. And once you’re offstage, everything is in anticipation of the next time you’re on.” Bill Irwin Studio photographs of Bill Irwin taken Nov. 1986 by Read the full article…

COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES #136 – Theodora Skipitares – LaMama – October 8th, 2016

[Translate] Theodora Skipitares On October 8th, 2016 La Mama presented their monthly series Coffeehouse Chronicles. This afternoon was devoted to the work of visual theater artist/puppeteer Theodora Skipitares. Coffeehouse Chronicles #136 Curator: Michal Gamily Moderator: JoAnne Akalaitis Panelists: Andrea Balis, Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with The Secret Variety Society

[Translate] The Secret Variety Society Performing at PANGEA – Nov 7th and December 7th. Make sure you see this amazing group of ‘Secret’ variety royalty! (Left to Right: Magic Brian, Jenny Lee Mitchell, Matt Roper, Sabrina Chap, Ekaterina) For more Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Jessica Scott – “Ship of Fools” @ HERE

[Translate] Backstage at HERE I had a chance to interview theater director/performer/teacher/puppeteer Jessica Scott. Her new show opens Oct 13th. SHIP OF FOOLS ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Conceived by Jessica Scott Devised by Jessica Scott with Anonymous Ensemble Co-Director, Read the full article…

2016 NY Clown Theater Festival – “Clown Cabaret” – Sept 8, 2016

[Translate] 2016 NY CLOWN THEATER FESTIVAL September 2 through 18th, 2016 at The Brick Theater “CLOWN CABARET” Hosted by ‘Fantasy Grandma’. Fantasy Grandma did a terrific job of hosting the evening’s performances. Rap song and psychedelic jello! Mission: Implausible (Logic Limited Ltd) 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…