Our “Libraries Rock” Summer Reading Program finale will take place on Saturday, August 11, at 3:00 p.m. with Michael Menes’ Rockin’ Juggling Comedy Show! Come experience a master juggler and variety performer who has toured all over the world! Michael has an amazing show with dazzling skills and hilarious comedy. His shows are celebrations of physical comedy, expert juggling, and original novelty acts that are accessible, visual, and highly entertaining. Packed with fast-paced, nimble, visual and energetic vignettes, this show is sure to tickle and amaze any audience! It’s also a show that supports summer reading through participation and discovery. You’ll definitely want to check out books on juggling after this incredible show! Fun for the whole family.
Michael Menes is a unique theatrical chameleon, virtuoso juggler, and physical comedian who’s been seen by over 200 million people worldwide! As a contemporary vaudevillian, he performs in festivals, theaters, corporate galas, casino showrooms, schools, colleges, cirques, television, varietés, and… you name it! Michael has performed on Disney Cruise Lines, with Cirque du Soleil, in the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, and more. When not on tour, Michael makes his home in rural Maine as the co-director of the Eureka Theatre of Comedy. You can learn more about him and see photos and videos at his website.
This event is sponsored by the Friends of the South Portland Public Library. For more information, call Youth Services at 767-7660 x 3.