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Masterclass: Priam Pierret

Priam Pierret MasterclassPriam has practiced diabolo for 23 years, and has been a professional juggler since 2004. Practicing alone at the beginning, he created dozens of new tricks with 1 and 2 diabolos. He was one of the first diabolists to put diabolo videos online in 2002.

Since 2000, Priam has taught diabolo workshops and masterclasses all over Europe in French and English, mainly in juggling conventions and circus schools.
He created the Art Of Diabolo Society, which aims to develop the art of diabolo in all aspects. In 2003, Priam invited the best French diabolists to create The Mad French Posse and to create the Diabology DVD, knows as the Diabolo Bible nowadays. With JiBe, they introduced the siteswaps theory for 2, 3 and 4 diabolos.

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Masterclass: Felicia O'Brien (Miss Flee)

Felicia O'Brien Masterclass at EJC 2014Felicia O'Brien (Miss Flee) is a freelance acrobat/aerialist/coach based in Melbourne. From national level gymnastics Felicia has crossed over to the performing world of circus to pursue her love of acrobatics.

Felicia has trained in Australia in a range disciplines such as acrobatics, adagio, chinese pole, teeterboard, tissue and flying trapeze and also trained extensively in Montreal in solo and duo swinging trapeze.

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Masterclass: Ronan McLoughlin

Ronan McLoughlin Masterclasses at European Juggling Convention 2014 IrelandRonan McLoughlin is a world renowned fire and object manipulation artist from Ireland. Best known for his innovative style of poi spinning, Ronan has been teaching and performing all over the world for over 10 years. He has been invited to teach and perform at the biggest fire and flow festivals on the planet such as Firedrums, Kinetic Fire and Kiev Fire Festival, as well as countless juggling conventions, circus, art, and music festivals.

Taking inspiration from other juggling and object manipulation arts, as well as movement and mind/body awareness disciplines such as Tai Chi alongside illusion based dance he has developed his own unique style of movement and performance.

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