Oddball – The Drum Machine Crammed in a Ball

Posted: August 2, 2018 by lambentI2e in juggling, Random

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West End Fire Fest

Posted: August 1, 2018 by lambentI2e in Events / Gatherings

Date : 25 Aug 2018
Time : 5-10pm
Venue : Orleigh Park, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4101

✨✨ FREE COMMUNITY EVENT ✨✨
Welcome to West End Fire Fest.
🔥 Brisbane’s Fire Spinning Festival! 🔥

The firetribe welcomes you this extraordinary gathering.
WEFF as its locally known is held bi-monthly in Orleigh Park. Spontaneously combusted in 2006 it has transformed into a free community night filled with music, fire arts, drums and a little magic.

This peculiar place is where you can meet new friends or catch up with old ones right in the heart of Brisbane City. WEFF is where many tribes gather to share and learn new techniques.
Join us and help expand the Flow & Fire Arts.

Families and spectators are welcome!
Discover the wonders that WEFF has to offer.
Sit back, relax and enjoy the show.

There is a lengthy love affair with the Circus arts and Orleigh Park. 🎪 Let’s keep the arts alive in West End! 🎪

FOOD TRUCKS 😋😋
La Cucina Mobile
https://www.facebook.com/LaCucinaMobile.au/
Kraut N’ About
https://www.facebook.com/krautnabout/
Sir Shanks Alot
https://www.facebook.com/shanksalot.com.au/
I Dream IceCream
https://www.facebook.com/idreamicecream/
Mr Barista Coffee Van
https://www.facebook.com/MrBaristaMobileCoffeeVan/

🔥 FIRE SPINNERS:
Please respect the space.
ONLY 5 SPINNERS at a time in the circle.
NO FIRE BREATHING
NO KEROSENE
NO SHELLIGHT
NO Poi Circle Burn-offs
Plz Don’t burn the grass.
Use the spin off jars for fire poi! Save money & the environment!

❗ PARENTS:
Please keep an eye on your children at all times. This is an open public space.

⚠️ SAFETY AREA:
Wear the right clothing. Natural Fibers / 100% cotton is best.
Please use the fueling area provided.
Please do not try new moves on fire here.

🚯 PUBLIC:
Please put your rubbish in the bins provided throughout the park. Respect the space.
This event finishes at 10pm.

❓ TOILETS:
The toilets are located next to the playground.

❓ PARKING:
Please do not park on people’s lawns.

❓ DIRECTIONS & TRANSPORT:
Ferry Terminal – Exit at West End Ferry Terminal then 5min walk to the other end of Orleigh Park.
Bus Stop- Montague Rd at Cordeaux Street, Stop 14 is the closest stop
GPS ADDRESS:
Orleigh Park – West End
24 Hill End Terrace, West End

❓ PURCHASE EQUIPMENT
Fire fuel & Fire Spinning gear is available on the night.

For updates, check the Facebook event page.

Pacific Burn

Posted: August 1, 2018 by lambentI2e in Events / Gatherings

Date : 1 Sep 2018
Time : 11am-11pm
Venue : Mt Penang Gardens & Event Park, Parkland Road, Kariong 2250, Australia
Tickets : Available here

Pacific Burn is a festival promoting fire spinning and flow arts in the community held on the Central Coast 1.5hrs from Sydney. We will attempt to break the world record for most fire Spinners plus a full day of family activities, shows & workshops.

Performances will be running regularly throughout the day with local performing artists from Central Coast and Sydney taking on the main stage. There will be lots of family friendly activities to keep all ages entertained including jumping castle, petting zoo, putt putt golf and face painting. Enjoy local food vendors and shops in the festival market village.

Circus and flow arts workshops schedule to be released soon. Workshops are included for all participants of the world record and families and children are able to join in as well by purchasing the additional workshop ticket. Workshops will include: hula hoop, acrobalance, juggling, manipulation, dragon staff, poi and more.

The main event will occur at approximately 6 O’clock. THE FIRE SPINNING WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT. To break the record we will need to have over 270 fire spinners, all spinning at the same time. After the World Record you will not want to miss the incredible fire troupe performances from local and internationally acclaime artists.

Last year we had a smaller attempt at the record and unfortunately only made 183 spinners, but it was beautiful and extravagant to watch. We are however determined to beat the record this year with a bigger and better event!!!

We need your support to do so! Spread the word and get your tickets to a great community event.

Burn Bright!

Festival Ticket prices:
Child under 5 – free
Child 5-17 – $5
Adult – $10
Workshops – $10
Participant – $30
Participant + Prop – $75

For updates, check the Facebook event page.

Date : 1 Sep 2018
Time : 12pm-10pm
Venue : Coburg Lake, Coburg, Victoria, Australia 3058

Spring Weekend Extravaganza

Fire Tribe invites you to join us for a day filled with workshops, food, performances, entertainment, and more! This is an all inclusive event – anyone and everyone is welcome to participate. 🌞

This event is a community oriented gathering, with a focus on movement, connection, and skill-sharing! The Fire Tribe crew has been hard at work packing as many activities as possible into this event. We will be making announcements regarding donations on the day, as well as accepting donations at the Fire Tribe Centre Camp.

There will also be food and drinks available for a set donation. All proceeds go towards raising funds, and covering expenses. Have a look below for more information on all the cool things going on!

See you all there! 🔥 💖

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What’s on?

🌈 Workshops and Discussions
12:00pm – 6:00pm
A selection of circus, discussion and movement workshops running during the day with vegan/ omni food and drink sold throughout. We will be posting updates to the event in the upcoming weeks with information of our facilitators, workshop information and more.

🎩 The Gala Show
6:15pm – 7:30pm
An array of performances will start featuring our very own Fire Tribe members as well as other members involved the Melbourne circus community.
Our MC on the night will announce the raffle prize winners between acts!

⛑ Safety Induction
7:30pm – 7:45pm
Immediately before the fire circle, we will be holding a formal fire safety induction. This will cover necessary safety information, emergency procedures, and proper use of dipping and safety equipment! Ethan will be holding a more in-depth fire safety discussion at 3:00pm, on things such as prop maintenance, fuel science, clothing fiber content, and burns first aid/treatment.

🔥 Guided Fire Circle
8:00pm – 10:00pm
The guided fire circle will commence! Fire Tribe will provide high quality fire spinning fuel on the night as well as a variety of fire props on loan for anyone wanting to have a go. There will be two safety stations on the night monitored by our members, a monitored “dipping” station, tasty tunes and an advanced burns/ first aid station.

🤔What else to expect?
– An all-day bake sale, sausage sizzle and non-alcoholic beverages options including a delicious batch of warm chai! (all options are catered for both vegans and omnivores!)
– An exciting array of raffle prizes to be announced
– Live music
– Games, dancing and more!

As this is a fundraising event, all participants are requested to bring a donation to cover the cost of fuel, transport and equipment as well as extra cash funds to purchase raffle tickets and yummy goods on the day – WE WILL NOT HAVE EFTPOS FACILITIES! All proceeds will be invested directly back into funding the Burning Seed 2018 Fire Tribe theme camp and into the Australian fire spinning community in the form of improved equipment for future burns.

What is Fire Tribe?
Fire Tribe began as a Burning Seed theme camp run for spinners by spinners, originating from Blazing Swan, WA. In this spirit the organisation has blossomed to encompass active participants in several states and we are now seeking to link the fire and burner communities on a national level. To this end Fire Tribe is proud to provide the first of many planned regular burns and fundraisers to the Melbourne spinning community!

🤕**DISCLAIMER: Please be aware that as this is a community based initiative, all participants are responsible for their own conduct and safety during any events, including ensuring their props are serviceable and safe for use. Fire Tribe will provide the necessary fire safety equipment, fuel and first aid facilities.

Fire Tribe does NOT tolerate the consumption of alcohol/ use of illicit substances at our events. If you are caught, you will be politely asked to leave.

We look forward to seeing everyone’s smiling faces on Saturday, 1st September 2018!

Burn Bright

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🔥 Fire Tribe Crew

For updates, check the Facebook event page.

MCJAF Variety Show 2018

Posted: August 1, 2018 by lambentI2e in Events / Gatherings

Date : 25 Aug 2018
Time : 7-9pm
Venue : The Glen Eira Town Hall, Cnr of Glen Eira Rd and Hawthorn Rd, Caulfield VIC 3162, Australia
Tickets : $15 (with a $5 discount for MSA/MCJAF members)

It’s here! MCJAF Variety Show is back with more Variety and Show than ever before!

From first-timers to seasoned performers, the MCJAF Variety show is a wonderful opportunity for the MCJAF community to showcase their skills

If you want to secure your spot early, message the committee and we’ll make sure to reserve you a spot or 20. Payment can be in cash at the door, in cash at a MCJAF jam or via EFT.

If you want to try your luck on the night, tickets can also be purchased at the door.

It’s shaping up to be a wonderful night full of laughs, spectacle and fun! We can’t wait to see you there, supporting your talented MCJAFians xx

If you have any questions at all, don’t be afraid to email mcjaf@monashclubs.org or message us via Facebook.

For updates, check the Facebook event page.

Upsilon Fire Jam

Posted: August 1, 2018 by lambentI2e in Events / Gatherings

Date : 24 Sep 2018
Time : 730pm-11pm
Venue : Dragon Mill, 20 Gunson Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000

A celebration of Fire Spinning. Performance and casual fire spinning by instructors, students and community.

Come and experience the immersive activity of fire spinning and it’s community.

We will have a few fire shows to open the jam:

from 7:30pm till late.

We will have some fire spinning equipment available for purchase:
Dragon Juice [ $15/1L ]
Gold Flow [ single packs $15 ]
Ammunition Fueling / Dipping containers [ 30 Cal $75 / 50 Cal $85 ]
pre-purchase at http://dragonmill.com.au/shop or cash at the event

There will be food and drink available for purchase!

Bring props and fuel,
Or use some of our props,
**We will have some fuel for use by donation for those that have none**

If you haven’t spun fire before, we’ll be there to help you through the process, and keep an eye on safety.

See you there!

For updates, check the Facebook event page.

Under the Spinfluence 2018

Posted: August 1, 2018 by lambentI2e in Events / Gatherings

Date : 14-17 Dec 2018
Venue : Brookfield Scout Camp, Lower Hutt,

Under the Spinfluence is a Community Circus Festival taking place at the beautiful Brookfield Scout Camp located outside of Wellington City, NZ.

Under the Spinfluence is a Community Circus Festival held at the beautiful Brookfield Scout Camp, right outside of Wellington City. 2018’s festival takes place from Friday, 14th of December to Monday the 17th.

Under the Spinfluence features many workshops in a wide-variety of circus arts, from aerials to juggling and burlesque, all taught by international and home-grown circus professionals. The festival also includes performances, a market, a party with djs and live bands, and a Renegade Show where anyone can strut their stuff.

All ages and skill levels are welcome. Whether you’ve been juggling from birth or just looking for a fun hobby, we can’t wait for you to get Under the Spinfluence!

For updates, check the Facebook event page.

Melbourne Wheel Weekend with Wolfgang Bientzle

Posted: August 1, 2018 by lambentI2e in cyr wheel, Workshop

Date : 23-27 Aug 2018
Venue : Darebin Community Stadium, 857 Plenty Rd, Reservoir VIC 3073, Australia

USA Head Wheel Gymnastics Coach and Cirque Du Soliel trainer Wolfgang Bientzle will be returning to Australia this August. Group workshops and Level One wheel coaching accreditation courses.
This world class training in wheel and cyr wheel gymnastics.

Please contact Jarrad Cuff to register your interest (jarrad@melbournewheelgymnastics.com).

Date : 18 Aug 2018
Time : 5-7pm
Venue : Cirquest, 17 Howlett St, North Perth, Australia
Tickets : Available here

Former German Wheel coach for Cirque du Soleil, National German Wheel coach for German Gymnastic Federation and now Head Coach of the USA Wheel Gymnastics Team Wolfgang Bientzle is coming to Perth!

Join Kinetica for an exciting one time Cyr Wheel workshop, where you will get to learn the basics of this iconic circus apparatus with a master.

Create Your Own LED Poi Workshop

Posted: August 1, 2018 by lambentI2e in Poi, Workshop

Date : 10 Aug 2018, 5 Oct 2018
Time : 12pm
Venue : Unleash Space, 20 Symonds Street, Auckland, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Tickets : Available here

Join us for a project based ‘Makey’ experience – craft your own POI! This workshop will use a hands-on approach to make your own POI using basic electronics, textiles and design tools. A lesson in POI techniques included!