Synopsis by Rob Ferrier
This video presents a documentary on the life and work of Michael Moschen, recipient of a MacArthur "Genius Grant," and one of the world's most famous jugglers. Included in the program are examples of Moschen's crystal ball work and his ball bouncing triangle piece. From PBS' Great Performances series, this video offers an in-depth look at one of today's most interesting artists. This video is up to public television's usual standards of production value. Moschen and his place in the art world are given the same consideration usually extended a concert pianist or prima ballerina.
ball [dance], dance [art], juggling, magic, performance-art, ring [jewelry]