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Forum: GIGS - OTHER 03-12-09, 06:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,023
Posted By Pele
I was going to suggest John Shaw as well. He's...

I was going to suggest John Shaw as well.
He's a good guy, professional, dark and does one of the best levitating table routines I've ever seen.
Forum: BLAH, BLAH, BLAH... 12-02-08, 11:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,479
Posted By Pele
Re: Finish This Line

someone always brings out the kiddie pool of pudding and we make tonnes of money with the video online.

one ends up hurt and the other ends up telling jr. how much she loves him over a bad phone...
Forum: BLAH, BLAH, BLAH... 12-02-08, 11:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,313
Posted By Pele
It's not "get up and spin" type stuff, which does...

It's not "get up and spin" type stuff, which does all look the same.
If someone gets up in jeans and spins something on fire (which is what most people know and think of), that isn't a show to me....
Forum: BLAH, BLAH, BLAH... 12-02-08, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,381
Posted By Pele
I agree with the sage as well, the fresher the...

I agree with the sage as well, the fresher the better.

I do actually drink it with lavender (an anti-inflamatory) and honey (because it tastes bitter).

I use it at night after the Ren Faires or...
Forum: BLAH, BLAH, BLAH... 12-02-08, 10:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,064
Posted By Pele
Would you like me to repost this on Home of Poi...

Would you like me to repost this on Home of Poi in the professional section?
Many of those people are buskers, as well as having their weekly meet up, which is also being cracked down on.

I was...
Forum: BLAH, BLAH, BLAH... 12-01-08, 10:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,313
Posted By Pele
A tale of two troupes

I am friends with a troupe. We met when it first started and our troupes were fledgelings together. We became close over the years and the primary founder is one of my best friends. We shall call him...
Forum: PROMO STUFF (MARKETING, MEDIA, ETC.) 05-31-08, 09:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,781
Posted By Pele
The "quotes" and articles in a promo pack

I've been auditioning for some new members and when I am getting promo packs (and what I've seen of other friends and such) they all include quotes from random people or Xerox copies of clipped news...
Forum: TOOLS OF THE TRADE 04-22-08, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,142
Posted By Pele
We've done the paint the fabric with housepaint....

We've done the paint the fabric with housepaint. It sucked. Even with *some* flexibility it is a pain to paint it (fabric soaks it up, unless you use gesso first) and hot to wear. I've also had...
Forum: TOOLS OF THE TRADE 04-22-08, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,034
Posted By Pele
Sink with Woolite

Sink with Woolite
Forum: CLIENT/AGENT/AGENCY ISSUES 04-19-08, 01:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,636
Posted By Pele
Thanks. I saw your name on there. Would...

Thanks.

I saw your name on there.

Would you feel comfortable explaining why yes?
Professionalism?
Frequency of work?

Anything would be appreciated.
Forum: CLIENT/AGENT/AGENCY ISSUES 04-15-08, 12:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,636
Posted By Pele
Gigsalad

I did a quick search of variety entertainment and recognised a few names.

Can anyone tell me if it's worth the $$$$?

Thanks!

Pele
Forum: WHO'S WHO? 11-10-07, 04:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,060
Posted By Pele
Peter, it doesn't happen alot because alot of...

Peter, it doesn't happen alot because alot of people/business owners still very much regard it in a negative light.

Women get defensive, men get assertive.

It's interesting.

I've done it for...
Forum: GIGS - FESTIVALS 11-09-07, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,713
Posted By Pele
It's in Carlisle, PA for those who were wondering...

It's in Carlisle, PA for those who were wondering if they were in the 200 mile range ;)

Samantha, do you have dates and times yet? Those would be a big help.

Regards,
Pele
Forum: GIGS - OTHER 10-21-06, 11:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,845
Posted By Pele
I actually got an email from them as well,...

I actually got an email from them as well, looking for circus/sideshow related families. This is the 2nd or 3rd year in a row I have gotten the invite. They become very persistant, so look out. Only...
Forum: GIGS - FESTIVALS 09-26-06, 01:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,896
Posted By Pele
Rich, I did a quick net search and found this... ...

Rich, I did a quick net search and found this...

www.milfordbuskerfest.com

It says it's in its second year.
Forum: GIGS - FESTIVALS 09-21-06, 10:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,896
Posted By Pele
Thanks for that link Stretch. That was really...

Thanks for that link Stretch.
That was really fun to read.

I don't recommend everyone go try that, but talk about becoming part of history! lol
Forum: GIGS - FESTIVALS 09-20-06, 10:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,896
Posted By Pele
Ahhhhh...the way old, traditional and lovely...

Ahhhhh...the way old, traditional and lovely burlesque balloon act.
Nice spin on it. ;)

I believe one of our juggling statues is on the cover page
www.Pyromorph.com

(too tired to find the...
Forum: GIGS - FESTIVALS 09-19-06, 09:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,896
Posted By Pele
As a matter of fact, we can and do perform for...

As a matter of fact, we can and do perform for longer than 20 minutes as the statues. We've been known to be out for 2-3 hours (with minor breaks, of course).

Movement doesn't have to be just when...
Forum: GIGS - OTHER 09-19-06, 06:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,254
Posted By Pele
If you read the credits, Simon *is* a producer on...

If you read the credits, Simon *is* a producer on the show.
It is formulaic at best.

However, I agree with alot of the directoral comments of the Brit guy on this show but his delivery was purely...
Forum: GIGS - FESTIVALS 09-19-06, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,896
Posted By Pele
What's the problem with Human Statues? We do them...

What's the problem with Human Statues? We do them often with tremendous success, and it takes alot of endurance to pull them off well, and creativity to manipulate a crowd with them.
Too bad we're...
Forum: ITEMS FOR SALE 09-11-06, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,700
Posted By Pele
It's not hard or expensive to make..at all. ...

It's not hard or expensive to make..at all.
It's not hard to do but it can be challenging to do well, to do unique, ..you get the idea.
Forum: FESTIVAL DISCUSSIONS 08-10-06, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,939
Posted By Pele
Medieval Majesty, Williamsport, PA

Yeah, it's a Ren Faire.
Actually...it attempts to be.

It asked that acts busk but it also offered "competitive" pay.

And then they didn't pay and made a crapload of excuses about it.
They...
Forum: GIGS - OTHER 03-03-05, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,040
Posted By Pele
Legitimacy

I will also say they are legitimate. Sideshow Bennie is a *very* close friend of mine and he has received a few bookings through this.
Forum: MOTIONFEST 06-01-04, 09:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,172
Posted By Pele
Lightbulb BB's and DG's

I don't know how much time you have but there are so many easy to use message boards for performers. Tribes.net alone has hundreds. I am on no less than 5 sideshow based boards for that specific kind...
Forum: BUSKING Q&A/GENERAL PERFORMING TOPICS 09-17-03, 02:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,620
Posted By Pele
Smile Check out Pantomime, Diorama and such, which lead...

Check out Pantomime, Diorama and such, which lead up to the Vaudvillian era. These were in exsistence in the 1800's and qualified as street theater. Also, once upon an era, sideshow performers would...
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