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EJC 2014 Millstreet, Ireland - 19th to the 27th of July, 2014.

Legend Stage: Freddy Kenton

Legends Stage: Freddy KentonFreddy Kenton was born in a circus setting, the son of circus family and aerial acrobats "The Four Kentons". His family performed from the 1930s to the 1960s all over the world spending quite a long time in England performing at the Palladium, London.

Freddy started his career performing with his parents in 1953 at the age of 16. As an aerial acrobat in the USA with the Clyde Beatty Circus, Freddy saw and became friends with Francis Brunn and Rudy Cardenas. Freddy assisted and learned juggling with the Chiesa family.

From 1956, Freddy had developed his own juggling act, one of the first who juggled 5 footballs. From then he made appearances in England, at the Blackpool Tower Circus Blackpool, at the Savoy Hotel in London, and on many TV shows with Frankie Vaugn, and Morecambe and Wise.

Later, Freddy worked two years at the Moulin Rouge in Paris and one year at the Latin Quarter, Tokyo, Japan.

Now an acclaimed Gentleman Juggler, Freddy does all his famous tricks with billiard cues of Adanos, Salerno assisted by his wife Evelyne, of the Bouglione family. Evelyne worked with her sisters under the banner "The Dors Sisters" in a rolling globes act performed for many years at the Ringling Bros in the USA.

Freddy Kenton's career has spanned 50 years and he is still going strong, practicing new tricks every day.

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