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A History of Clowns

(thanks to Bruce “Charlie” Johnson and The Clown Hall of Fame) Introduction The art of clowning has existed for thousands of years. A pygmy clown...

Kentucky Clown Derby

Calling All Clowns, Magicians, Puppeteers,  Jugglers, Mimes & Storytellers! Bringing Excellence to the Performing Arts! Come Celebrate, Laugh, and Learn at KCD on our 24th Birthday with...

Paul Wenzel

Professor Paul Wenzel was born in 1878, and performed as a circus clown for over 60 years throughout the United States of America. Paul Wenzel appeared...

American Clown Academy

We are a week-long camp teaching the Fine Art of Clowning. We provide training to a limited number of students by a large group of...

Mooseburger Clown Arts Camp

Mooseburger Clown Arts Camp is a 6-day intensive training program designed to meet the needs of people who want to learn to be “real” clowns....

Bling Bling Jam

Bling Bling Jam July 2​8 + 29 Las Vegas, Nevada ​At the Fremont Hotel and Casino ​We will also jam on the 30th.. Folks are...

Swede Johnson

Swede Johnson was born Carl Gehlert Johansen in Ribe, Denmark in 1903. Swede was a fourth generation circus performer, and traveled with his family in...

California Clown Campin

This is the only camp that offers a special Clown Encounter at the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus 6 Days of Education, Laughing, Networking...

The World of Clowns

The World of Clowns, by George Spreight A wonderful book (now unfortunately out of print, but you should be able to find a copy in...

The Buck Book

The Buck Book: All Sorts of Things to Do With a Dollar Bill — Besides Spend It, by Anne Akers Johnson I have a weakness...

The Hospital Clown

book review – The Hospital Clown – A Closer Look What Hospitals Need to Know About Clowns, What Clowns Need to Know About Hospitals by...