Posts Tagged ‘fairs and festvals’

Oh, To Live Your Childhood Dreams – The Real Deal with Ace Miles

Ace Miles

Ace Miles takes specialization to whole ‘nother level!  Not just a Jack Sparrow impersonator but a pirate performer! In fact a whole pirate act… Juggler, magician and ventriloquist! Not to mention dangerous illusions. Ace travels from fair to fair as Jack Spareribs the juggling, magical, ventriloquist pirate.  He even has his own ship! In this…

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32: Performer Horror Stories – Halloween Special

The Variety Artist Halloween

These are some of my favorite performer horror stories from the first 30 or so interviews on The Variety Artist Podcast.  From bloody performances to circus mishaps.  These are priceless.  If you’ve been performing for any amount of time, you have some too.  I’d love to hear them!  Post ’em in the comments section below…

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23: How One Performer Changed the Economy of an Entire City with Mike Miclon

Mike Miclon is the Artistic Director for Johnson Hall and an advocate for The Arts in the State of Maine.  He’s a comedian, TV Host, Filmmaker, Variety Artist and much much more… As a comedian, Mike has performed everywhere from the Kennedy Center to the White House and from Italy to India. The Portland Phoenix…

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15: Steve Trash -Rockin’ Eco Hero

Steve Trash

Steve Trash’s mantra is “Be good. Be amazing. Don’t be mean.”  He combines his love for magic and his love for ecology to create educational entertainment for children of all ages.  He’s entertained over 25 million people since 1984 and appeared in theaters, fairs, and festivals all over the world including: Japan, Australia, Canada, Portugal,…

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6: How to work the Fair & Festival Market with Becky Goodyear

Becky Goodyear Fairs & Festivals

As “Sadie the Balloon Lady”, Becky has been working the Fair & Festival market for $%#@&* years.  She knows all the ins and outs of that market.  Take a journey with her as she travels from Clown and Balloon Twister to Balloon Show and Fair & Festival professional.  Her warm stories of fair life will…

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