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Thom Wall
Juggler, Writer -United States
Thom Wall is the founder of Modern Vaudeville Press, an independent publishing company which produces original works about the circus arts. After completing a five-year tour juggling for Cirque du Soleil's Totem, Wall now resides in Philadelphia where he researches circus history, consults for area nonprofits, and coaches at Circadium: School of Contemporary Circus. He holds a Masters' of Science in Nonprofit Arts Administration from Drexel University (2015), and was awarded La Medalla Crotalus Scholaris by the Mesoamerican University in Puebla, Mexico for his work revitalizing forgotten juggling disciplines. In 2021, the International Jugglers' Association awarded him the Excellence in Education Award.