Four Days
30+ Workshops
One Spectacular Show
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Schedule

If you want to learn how to juggle, learn some sweet tricks, see some shows, then Juggle This! is the place to me.

From beginner ball juggling to advanced club tricks! Even rope spinning, tops, and maybe even some hula hooping! There are workshops for everyone. If you’re interested in teaching a workshop, let us know! Workshops happen throughout Saturday  12:00 pm – 5:00 pm and Sunday, 11:00 pm – 2:00 pm.

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free Open Juggling and Classes

Bryant Park

Learn to juggle, people watch, or go have some fun juggling in the park! Lots of passing ensured.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Welcome Show at Bryant Park (Free)

Bryant Park

A Juggle This! first. Bryant Park is working with Juggle This! to provide entertainment to the masses. Come attend the free Welcome Show at the park. Grab a drink, relax, and enjoy!

6:00 pm - Midnight

Free Open Juggling

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym

Tonight only. Free open juggling in the Lefrak Gym! Music, juggling, hooping, and more. Tickets will be available for purchase or pick up.

10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Open Juggling

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym

Open juggling in the gym. You can buy tickets online or at will call.

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Warm-up Yoga and Stretching

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lecture about Paul Cinquevalli

Lecture Room

A lecture put on by Erik Åberg about Paul Cinquevalli.

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

[Workshop] Basic Site Swap Literacy

Barnard College - Workshop Room B

Learn the basics how how to understand siteswap notation. Taught by FKB Rod Kimball

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

[Workshop] Learning and Perfecting Difficult Patterns

Barnard College - Workshop Room C

Learning and Perfecting Difficult Patterns: From Backcrosses to Bramson Rolls with Isaac Rockafellow

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

[Workshop] Hoola Hooping

Barnard College - Workshop Room A

Workshop on how to hoola hoop. Led by Alycia and Haley.

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

[Workshop] Lasso and rope

Barnard College - Workshop Room C

A lasso workshop led by Mitch Lustig.

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

[Workshop] Weird six-club patterns

Barnard College - Workshop Room B

Six club passing patterns. Taught by FKB Rod Kimball and Viveca Gardiner.

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

[Workshop] Snowman Series Multiplex Ball Kick-Up Tricks

Barnard College - Workshop Room A

Ten year old ball juggler Bennett Santora will teach students tricks from his Snowman Series, including how to start juggling patterns by kicking up as many as four balls.  He will also demonstrate how to start a five ball pattern with a multiplex kick-up. Students should be able to juggle at least four balls. One lucky participant will win a five ball set of Flying Clipper balls — the same ones Bennett uses in his act — with a nifty pouch.  The winner will be required to sign a media release because a photo of Bennett presenting the gift will be published on line.

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Creating with Sean Blue Part 1

Barnard College - Workshop Room A

PREMIUM SPECIAL WORKSHOP Part 1: “Create with Sean Blue” is a 4 HOUR workshop. Students will learn new material, tools, and techniques to help build their juggling performance and will develop a better understanding of how tricks come about and evolve.

Sean Blue has been a guest teacher at prestigious circus schools such as École de Cirque de Québec, École Nationale de Cirque, and the University of Dance and Circus in Sweden.

You can purchase a pass for the workshop, here.

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

[Workshop] Cigar Box ‘Breakout Jam’

Barnard College - Workshop Room B

Led by Sean Haddow. Bring your own cigar boxes.

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

[Workshop] Squeeze & Catch and Squeeze Pattern techniques

Barnard College - Workshop Room C

Led by Mike Moore, advanced ball juggling workshop.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

[Workshop] How to make a Demo Reel

Barnard College - Workshop Room C

“What makes a good demo reel?” This workshop/panel will feature several producers and agents from the NYC area talking about and showing examples of compelling demo reels for jugglers. We’ll be talking about what IS important, what’s not important and common mistakes people make when sharing their videos with producers or companies!

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Juggle This! Show Spectacular

Columbia University - Miller Theatre

One stage. 10 world-renowned performers. 600 audience members, their minds blown. Let yours be one. Juggle This! draws spectators from around the world to witness the performing art of juggling. From comedy to “What the…? How…?” you will not be disappointed. You have never seen a show like this. You can buy tickets online or at will call.

Doors at 7:00pm. Show at 7:30pm

10:00 pm - Midnight

Jiggle This! (Free)

The West End Lounge

Jiggle This! is the place to be for some late-night entertainment. It’s a renegade show but with a New York twist. You must be 21 and up to attend. 2 drink minimum.

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Open Juggling

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym

Open juggling in the gym. You can buy tickets online or at will call.

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Warm-up Yoga and Stretching

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Joggling Competitions

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym

Come joggle!  Juggle This will host New York City’s first joggling competitions in this millenium, maybe the city’s first ever.  We’ll have four events, all close by in Riverside Park:  1600 m with 3 balls, 100 m with 3 balls, 100 m with 5 balls, and a 4×100 3-ball relay.  You can also be an official or a timer.  Or come enjoy the park and cheer! More information here.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

[Workshop] Diabolo

Barnard College - Workshop Room A

Led by Robin Hu.  Learn one easy, silly trick.  Learn one hard trick.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

[Workshop] Yo-Yo Tricks

Barnard College - Workshop Room B

Led by Justin Weber.  This workshop is broken up into two 30 minute segments:

First 30 minutes: beginner yo-yo

Second 30 minutes: advanced yo-yo

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lecture about the “History of the Juggling Club”

Lecture Room

A lecture put on by Erik Åberg about the “History of the Juggling Club”.

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Creating with Sean Blue Part 2

Barnard College - Workshop Room A

PREMIUM SPECIAL WORKSHOP Part 2: “Create with Sean Blue” is a 4 HOUR workshop. Students will learn new material, tools, and techniques to help build their juggling performance and will develop a better understanding of how tricks come about and evolve.

Sean Blue has been a guest teacher at prestigious circus schools such as École de Cirque de Québec, École Nationale de Cirque, and the University of Dance and Circus in Sweden.

You can purchase a pass for the workshop, here.

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

[Workshop] Basic Dance/Movement and Musicality for Fire Spinners

Barnard College - Workshop Room C

Led by Justine Xander.  A basic workshop for those who love poi, fans, and hoop.  Learn how to integrate dance moves into your spinning routine.

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Games!

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

[Game] Combat

Barnard College - Lefrak Gym