Circus Jon

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Circus Jon has presented his one-man show in 12 countries,, since 1977: Australia, Japan, Hong-Kong, Switzerland, Belgium, Ireland, England, U.S.A., India, Italy, France, and of course Canada.

Photo of Circus JonathanA comic, unicyclist-juggler or one man circus HE is an entertainment tour de force. Circus Jon presents one-man circus shows and strolling entertainment. He set a Guinness World record & International Jugglers’ Association contest in 1987 for endurance bowling ball juggling, skips rope on a tall unicycle, walks on stilts and wires, and juggles fire, small children or up to seven balls. A master of Chinese gyroscopes, box manipulation and balloon sculpture, this versatile and humorous performer is a solo act, professional court jester, ringmaster, clown & acrobat. He is troupe producer of jugglers for events such as Canada Day on Parliament Hill, Ottawa and is a circus arts instructor for the Ontario Gymnastics Federation.


Past appearances include

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  • “Billy Madison”/Stunt clown in film
  • World Resort Expo, Wakayama, Japan
  • Festival Canada in Hong Kong
  • Ontario Place
  • Expo ’86 Vancouver
  • Burton Cummings; Opening Act at Ottawa’s Winterlude
  • Another roadside attraction with The Tragically Hip
  • Lollapalooza
  • Oakville Moonlight Madness
  • EXPO ’88, Brisbane
  • Elmira Treasure Days
  • Paris Fair
  • Canada’s Wonderland
  • C.B.C. Canada Day Special
  • Canadian Opera Company

Corporate appearances include

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  • Maple Leaf Meats
  • Ford
  • IBM
  • Nortel Networks
  • Manulife
  • Lucent
  • McDonalds
  • Reuters
  • Honda
  • Astra Pharmaceutical
  • Canada Post
  • Golden Griddle
  • Bank Of Montreal