Category Archives: Secret Juggler

Surprise Visit from the Twins

Friday, June 27th 2019 Toiling away at my Office Cafe, I am treated to a surprise visit from my twins. 2019-06-28 Office Visit from the Twins [0:56] ClaraJane combines her two favorite activities; rollerskating and reading: Omg legs: And Girl! … Continue reading

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Pot Prisoners Before Pot Profits

Thursday, June 27th 2019   Now that pot is legal and dispensaries are opening, I stopped by our Cambridge City Hall ordinance meeting about Cannabis Business Permitting. I cannot wrap my heart around this explosive profit bonanza without the release … Continue reading

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A Jenny the Juggler Show in Tewksbury MA

Wednesday, June 12th 2019   So, here in unedited, unadulterated glory is AN example of my show, generously filmed in its entirety by the local TV station in the Town of Tewksbury, MA. It’s neither my best show nor my … Continue reading

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At Rise: Mermaid Hair

Sunday, May 19th 2019   AT RISE:  ClaraJane is playing in the bath.  Mom is sitting on the edge of the tub, blowing bubbles all over her daughter (relishing this moment after performing gigs all weekend). Mom:  Oh, we need to … Continue reading

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Secret Juggler & Hospital Clowning: A Tale of Two Birthdays

Monday, April 29th 2019 On Sunday I perform as Jenny the Juggler a birthday party for a one year old baby girl in a restaurant banquet room rented out by the  family.  Over the dance floor a huge rainbow of … Continue reading

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Secret Juggler: Marathon Sanity Check

Monday, April 15th 2019 Here are seven sacred/mundane minutes of a tired solo juggler trying to both feel less alone AND find her venue: 2019-04-15 JTJ’s MARATHON SANITY CHECK on FB LIVE [7:08]:   And thanks to this technology, look, … Continue reading

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Running Away with the Big Apple Circus

Thursday, April 11th 2019   My kids have asked me to “not get any more jobs.”  But the Big Apple Circus is in town, so alas I must!   A few of us have been lucky enough to perform with this … Continue reading

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