Birds of Paradise - Grooving in the City (20.1.11)
The Birds of Paradise (Mark Johnson & Adam Hadley) entertained street dwellers as part of the grooving in Garema Program in city walk Canberra. The Birds of Paradise were performed on articulated stilts for the first time. Seen adeptly outside Cube Nightclub.
The Gardener - Bunnings Belconnen (22.1.11)
The Gardener (Mark Johnson) performed in the plant section at Bunnings Belconnen and gave out plenty of comic gardening advice including the importance of "wetting the bed" in the morning.
Ned Kelly - Grooving in the City (25 & 26.1.11)
Ned Kelly (Mark Johnson & Robin Davidson) held up the audiences attention as part of the grooving in Garema Program in city walk Canberra. (Photography by Anne Murn unless otherwise captioned)
Circus for Dummies - Australia Day at Young (26.1.11)
Milo the Clown (Mark Johnson) performed for Australia Day Celebrations at Young NSW in the summer heat!!!
The Present - Valentines Day Gungahlin Marketplace (14.2.11)
The Present (Mark Johnson) entertained people at for the first time as a Valentines Day present, instead of a Christmas Present at Gungahlin Marketplace on Valentines Day.
The Cirquaholics - Grooving in Garema (15-17.2.11)
The Fool Factory created a new Circus Act with fantastic costumes call The Cirquholics (Mark Johnson, Pablo Latona, Sam Floyd) and performed it on City Walk Canberra as part of the Grooving in Garema Event. 3 costumes were created for this event and an additional 3 for Floriade NIGHTFEST later in the year. (Photography my Anne Murn unless other captioned)
Sneedles Circus - Royal Canberra Show (26.2.11)
Our third annual appearance is a row, at ActewAGL Alley, at the 2011 Royal Canberra Show. Performing "Sneedle's Circus" a combined show featuring Milo the Clown (Mark Johnson) with Ringmaster Maximus ("Sneedle") the Magnificent (Robin Davidson) and Canberra's Youth Circus, The Warehouse Circus (Various). The show features four high skilled circus segments by The Warehouse Circus, interspersed with comic skits by Milo the Clown and Maximus the Maximus. Milo the Clown wants to be part of the show, but the Boss Maximus the Magnificent insists Milo has to remain the circus's toilet cleaner.
Food for Thought - The Crookwell Potato Festival (5.3.11)
Geoff the Chef (Mark Johnson) returned to The Crookwell Potato Festival to perform his cooking and potato themed show, Food for Thought along with some roving.
The Paparazzi - National Gallery of Australia Corporate Gig (9.3.11)
The Paparazzi (Mark Johnson, Pablo Latona and Karen Yaldren) performed the Paparazzi for a Corporate Function at the National Gallery of Australia.
Paparazzi & Jockeys - Black Opal Stakes (13.3.11)
The Paparazzi (Mark Johnson & Skye Morton) and The Jockey's (Joel Barcham and Adam Hadley) entertained putters at the Black Opal Stakes at Thoroughbred Park, Canberra.
Birds of Paradise - Grand Party in the Park (20.3.11)
The Birds of Paradise (Karen Yaldren & Skye Mortin) & Milo the Clown, entertained the public at the Grand party in the Party (For Grandparents) at Glebe Park, Canberra.