Former IJA Champion Wes Peden returns to the stage at the 76th IJA Festival to perform the North American Premiere of his newest creation Rollercoaster. Join Wes as he takes you on a wild ride through a physical representation of the depths of his creativity via this full length show. The Bendix Theater will provide an intimate setting for all audience member to have an up close and personal view of this show. In order to accommodate all of our guests, two showings of Rollercoaster will take place.
Since the age of 5 Wes has worked to twist gravity and objects into the most beautiful knots physics will allow. He has created and performed unique juggling for over 20 different shows, touring around the world from Olympic stadiums in Tokyo to Broadway theaters in NYC and Glacier Museums in Iceland. His energetic, modern, and playful juggling style has won him awards from the International Juggling Association and the festival Cirque de Demain.
“Wes Peden is a wonder …”
-The New York Times