24: An Adventurous Life with Leland Faulkner

Leland Faulkner
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Leland Faulkner has performed and taught at international theatre and circus festivals in Hong Kong, Russia, China, Canada, the U.S., and Japan.

We talk about his amazing ShadowGraph routine and all his crazy characters.  Leland even tells the story of his adventures with the Russian KGB.

He uses the techniques and disciplines of acting, mime, story, writing, and magic to create a world teeming with characters and imagination.

He’s also an award-winning film maker and digital media producer!

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Here’s what’s on this Podcast

  • [2:30] Leland’s Hand Shadow act
  • [6:00] World of Wonder
  • [8:15] The Celebration Barn
  • [10:00] FIRE!
  • [14:00] The doors and ladders
  • [15:14] Strange stories of teaching circus arts around the world
  • [18:00] Leland was part of the Affiliate Artists registry
  • [19:44] One of Leland’s crazy characters – The infamous Wally Wiggins
  • [27:03] Fact or something John just made up
  • [42:42] Advice for the beginner and the working pro

Contact info:

  • Website: lelandfaulkner.com
  • Email: leland@lelandfaulkner.com
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/faulknerfilm
  • LinkedIn: https//www.linkedin.com/in/leland-faulkner-32104a12/

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About the author, John

Creator and host of The Variety Artist podcast. Making a living entertaining since 1998.

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