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Pascal Jacob, Straddling the Circus of Yesterday and Tomorrow

Picture the word impressario, and you will have a perfect image of Pascal Jacob, Vice President of  the Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain. Almost courtly in manner, and quite dapper, he is also a deep well of circus knowledge and much more than a producer or director of circus.
Pascal Jacob. Photo credit: Daniel Hambury/@stellapicsltd Jacob’s CV may be a heavy tome, but his bibliography is even longer. This French author has not only written 31 books (and contributed to scores of others), but he has also directed circus, presided as a juror in festivals, designed costumes and curated museum collections, establishing himself as one of t...
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Kim Campbell

Kim Campbell has written about circus for CircusTalk.News, Spectacle magazine, Circus Now, Circus Promoters and was a resident for Circus Stories, Le Cirque Vu Par with En Piste in 2015 at the Montreal Completement Cirque Festival. They are the former editor of CircusTalk.News, American Circus Educators magazine, as well as a staff writer for the web publication Third Coast Review, where they write about circus, theatre, arts and culture. Kim is a member of the American Theater Critics Association.