Thursday, December 30, 2010

The Two Thousand Teens Beckon This Weekend

Program Collection Project -- Festival of Fools 1975 to 1984:

Image by Gielijn Escher

An online collection of the programs from the Festival of Fools -- searchable, downloadable PDFs. Do YOU know where any of the missing programs are?
Contact Webmaster Michael from the link above!

Clownschool A.A.P. & Co, Proudly presents... JANGO EDWARDS! Thursday, December 30 · 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Belcanto Stage, Haarlem (Theatre Clownschool A.A.P.)
Created By: Joscha de Boever
More Info: Belcanto Surinameweg 2, 2035 VA Haarlem Joscha de Boever 06 42493428 € 12.50 entree


The Light Shines:

January 20 Thursday OT301 Amsterdam Dance: Katie Duck , Julyen Hamilton; Music: Alfredo Genovesi (electric guitar and electronics); Lights: Makiko Ito.

Workshop by Katie Duck -- January 14, 15, 16 Utrecht, the Netherlands -- To register -

A Darker Shade Of Pale:

Katie's Dance Noir Series: Happy Homicide, along with Criminal Mind, Kidnap, Profile, and UnSub. Read more about it! plus Read about the artists! Better yet -- BOOK IT!

Nouveau Clown Karin Pipa Wimmer will be presenting her black-light show in Galway, Ireland next month. Her Halloween premiere sold out!

Across The Blue Horizon:

Stuart Curtis' satellite page about the Hamburg production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats are LINKED on the Outline and Scrapbook page of the Great Salt Lake Mime Troupe Saga-- plus the Handy Table of Contents. Stuart is playing in various musical ensembles around Corvallis, Oregon USA during the holiday season.

Theater/Cinema/Circus scholar John Towsen's piece about our long-missing friend Mamako Yoneyama in Craft and Art of Physical Comedy. Plus recent articles about the fateful life of Max Linder. He's also got some fine things queuing up for future publication!

Nina (Out of Africa) Cheney on the Eagle Optics Blog!

Washington DC's only Clown Cabaret Fort Fringe on New York Avenue in Washington DC. ... we ain't twistin' no ^%$#@! balloons!
2011 SEASON: January 10, February 14, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13 The Shop at Fort Fringe - 607 New York Ave NW
Nouveau Clown Institute ambassador Mandy Dalton said: Many thanks to Karen Berris, Matt Pauli, and Rich Potter for making it happen. See you next month!

Speaking of N.C.I: CLOWN THEORY WORKSHOP WITH JANGO EDWARDS IN BARCELONA The art of the clown is not just a profession, but a lifestyle ... January 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 2011 From 4pm to 8pm 180€ Contact: Cristina (

Johnny Melville in Valparaiso, Chile -- From December 29: Today the last day of the festival in Valparaiso - full house already and maybe with a video transmission outside as they expect hundreds ...
The following is not a joke, just an Internet translation. Sometimes it's hard to tell the difference: Además, Johnny Melville impartirá, como parte de la II Invasión Callejera, un Taller Seminario llamado "Improvisación, energía y manejo de le espontaneidad". Para más info sobre el seminario pulse aquí (link a noticia sobre Seminario)
Also, Johnny Melville will give, as part of the Invasion II Street, a Workshop so-called Seminar " Improvisation, energy and handling of him spontaneity ". For more info on the seminar pulsate here (link to news on Seminar)

P-Funk On The Road: Some Funk Mob Holiday Action:

Mary Griffin of Parliament/Funkadelic sang at De Melkweg on December 27 with the GOTCHA All-Stars! LINK

Gabe Gonzales wrote about the night of December 28 in Detroit: The Funk Loft where Legends Kick it! Last night was beyond deep & Funky wsg Yaminah, Artie, Ronnie Rushing, Ricky Rouse (P-Funk's co-lead guitarist), Misty Love, & Martha Reeves!!!!!!!!!! If you missed it hahahaha silly sucka your a** missed one for the History books!

Kim Manning Hari Kartar and P-Funks Own Steve Boyd will be rocking the house this New Years in Atlanta -- Kim's Wahnderlust will be opening. -- Five Spot: 1123 Euclid Ave, Atlanta, GA 30307. Phone: 404.223.1100

Katdelic at the Boom Boom Room in San Francisco One, One, One-One
This show will REALLY be "On the One!"
RonKat's THE ONE Video:

Watch for Richie "Shakin" Nagan gigging out of NYC, Gabe Gonzales gigging out of Detroit, and DJ Soul Sister spinning in New Orleans (Soul Train Party on New Year's Eve).
Lady Miss Kier Kirby just finished a music video, then went to Germany -- she will be jamming in the high plains of Red Deer, Alberta -- between Calgary and Edmonton, January 21, 2011. I'm tempted, but it's ten hours hard driving in GOOD weather, and the weather ain't going to be good!

Parliament/Funkadelic tours Japan during early 2011!