Fractal April 9th 2018

Asian music, gaming news and looking forward to upcoming films.

Fractal interviews from Galway Theatre Festival program launch

Interviews with festival director and theatre makers at Galway Theatre Festival program launch in Biteclub, March 26th 2018. Starting with Máiréad Ní Chróinín, GTF Festival director, speaking about ten years of GTF. Michelle Cahill talking about her piece ‘Thirteen Steps to the Attic’ at 3:09. Kieron Smith recently launched a new company, WestWorks Theatre, 4:31. […]

Fractal March 26th 2018

Asian music gaming news and interviews from the Galway Theatre Festival program launch.

Fractal February 26th 2018

Playback of Fractal’s show from February 19th, 2018.

Eastern Europe 2017 – Part 1; the prep and plan.

In 2017 I planned on going to the European Juggling Convention (EJC) in Lublin, Poland. I had a meeting in Praha, Czech Republic, a few weeks later and decided to combine both trips. I also had a potential travel companion who wanted to visit Poland. So we began planning the weeks in between EJC and […]

What is an EJC?

The European Juggling Convention (EJC) is the largest juggling convention in the world. I mention it a lot and decided to explain it a bit. The EJC has been running since 1978, when it was held in Brighton and had only 11 attendees. Last year the 40th EJC was held in Lublin, Poland, and roughly […]

Dublin Circus Festival: 8-10 April, 2016

I attended the Dublin Circus Festival for the first time this year. In the weeks leading up to it they had a lot of announcements about events and Gala acts which had me really excited, but I also found out they had a limited capacity of 150 in their Gala show venue which damped my […]

My summer of circus; Part 4 – European Juggling Convention

At about 4pm Saturday the 19th of July, I wanted to be absolutely anywhere but in a juggling hall, soaked from walking 25 minutes in the rain. But then I saw two people I knew and thought, well sure I’m home now like.  For whatever reason, I’d never made it to the EJC before this […]