CIRCUS NEWS

World Juggling Tour 2018
12 February 2018


World Jugging Tour 2018

World Juggling Tour has been officially inaugurated during the New Generation Festival in Monte-Carlo on the 3rd of February 2018.

Ms. Paulin Ducruet , President of the Jury of the New Generation Festival of Monte –Carlo handled the three specially made juggling clubs to a young participant of the festival marking with that the official opening of the mega program of the Federation in honor of the 250th anniversary of modern circus arts.

The Fédération Mondiale du Cirque, under the honorary presidency of H.S.H. Princess Stéphanie, initiated an unprecedented worldwide action focusing of the new generation of circus artists. 25 professional circus schools were invited all around the Globe to take part in it. The same three clubs with the logos of the Federation and of the 250th anniversary travel from A to B and so on. The students produce a short video introducing their skills, school, and city. By the end of the tour a final edition of the received video material will be edited and introduced on World Circus Day 2018 (21 April).

The official closure of the tour will be celebrated in Philip Astley’s birthplace, in Newcastle-under-Lyme/UK.

The three circus clubs connecting the world symbolize, friendship, collaboration and the future of our performing art-form.