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“It was an instant
a tireless one at that. He continues to in little villages where no magician or
work and maintains an incredible lust for juggler has been before. It would be nice
feeling. It was then
life. to go to two or three places on Earth as
“I hate to relax and I don’t go on my street juggling character.
six years of dreaming,
vacation,” he observes. “When I go “But on the high wire, I still have
through life, I don’t take pictures like quite a few dreams. It would be incredible
eight months of
most people, I do drawings. I have a little to do a high wire between The Pyramids,
sketchbook. I’m also constantly working. and I also have the Easter Islands project.
planning, one night of
“I have written six books and I’m I have up my sleeve the desire to attach
working on my seventh. I do lectures on my rope from those fabulous statues…
doing and one morning creativity around the world. I am building from the belly of those Gods to maybe
of performing.”
a barn also in upstate New York. I built the top of the volcano. I think that
it with 18th Century tools and method because of those statues, the landscape
and, inside, I have the smallest theatre and the mystery of the island, it would be
in the world. a walk to share all over the world.”
“I’m also still doing the street As our time together drew to a close,
juggling and, a few weeks ago, I was I suggested that it all sounded pretty
passing my hat in Washington Square tiring. But, in inimitable Petit fashion, he
Park in New York, making a fortune. merely smiles and replies:
I don’t like to do nothing. When I’m at the “Yes, but it’s a beautiful fatigue.
beach somewhere, I hate to lie there and It’s the fatigue of the joy of life and I love
get sunburn. I’m all about enjoying life.” to be tired by that.”
And there’s plenty he still wants Man on Wire is currently available on
to achieve. Ask him what remains on DVD and Blu-ray.
his wish list and he’ll talk like a giddy
schoolboy about what could be next.
“I would like to make a documentary
of me street juggling around the world,
avantoure
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jackpot
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