Foundation for Laughter in Dallas, Texas has two primary functions, according to Co-Founder Tiffany Riley The first is to train and develop hospital clowning
programs and, two, to teach math and science through circus arts in schools.
Canada and Europe, drawing inspiration from New York's Big Apple Circus, which pioneered the first professional hospital clowning
program, and from a 1998 movie hit starring Robin Williams as real-life hospital clown Dr.
Her interest in clowning
began the day before Halloween.
Hornback's book offers much new insight into the complex religious and political functionalities of clowning
in early modern England.
I try to get them to understand the nature of clowning
, which involves a sense of playfulness.
The aim is to give members of the public chance to experience the diversity of our clowning
, variety and circus skills,' says David.
She not only loved clowning
but also discovered a hidden talent and purpose for her life, something she never anticipated.
Now 76, he's spent the last six decades clowning
around the world.
And it's clear that Lyvonne, who has created five clown characters of her own, takes clowning
LOGY[R] a humor therapy program she developed that uses clowning
and laughter clubs to uplift the spirits of residents and staff.
Along with the clowning
around, Clowns Without Borders (www.
Instead of fearing the beginning of the workweek, the students in Mary Chevers' clown class at Carteret Community College see Monday as the perfect time for a little clowning
The college provided an overview of clowning
skills, including costuming, clown character development, comic interaction, and acrobatic falls, slaps, and flips.
Around Bring the whole family for face painting, and clown entertainment.
But those weirdos, and criminals who have been donning the clown paint, terrorising communities and preying on scared schoolkids have wrecked good old-fashioned clowning