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Trick Machine


Categories: Circus, Visual Art, Family

Dates: September 30, 2022

Run Time: 55 mins

Venue: Circus Campus


Trick Machine is an eruptive showcase of the newest juggling that Zak has to offer! Surrounded by piles of wood and power tool cables, Zak McAllister will demonstrate what juggling has meant to him over the last 15 years. The show features slinkys made of juggling rings, robotic ball juggling, and cardboard structures from Latvia. With a run time of 55 Minutes, Zak hopes to show you a new way to think about juggling and its infinite potential.

Zak McAllister

Zak McAllister is a performing artist based in Philadelphia and is a 2-time gold medalist in The World Championships of Juggling. He has also appeared as part of Wired Magazine’s “Almost Impossible” series as well as “Sports Science With John Brenkus” on ESPN. Zak is first and foremost known for his innovation within the realm of moving visual shapes. With over 10 years of experience, he has created a wide array of never-before seen unique shapes and manipulations.

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