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Dana Tison

Img: Dana TisonCombining world-class juggling, fabulous comedy and rib-splitting shenanigans, Dana Tison creates a theater masterpiece. Performing an amazing symphony of innovative comedy, skill, and charisma he weaves in how he came to know Christ and the good news of the gospel.

An internationally known juggler and native to Baltimore, now living in Charlotte, North Carolina, Tison has been juggling for almost 30 years. Known for his technical juggling abilities, Tison has earned seven gold medals in international competitions.

This brilliant blend of amazing jugglery and non-stop comedy is sure to fill Francis Hall Theater and Recital Hall with a program that is perfect for the entire family!

Start Date: 1/31/2013 8:30 pm
End Date: 1/31/2013 10:00 pm
Location: Francis Hall Plaza
Price: General Public: $18/$20 Students: $15 Alvernia Students: $10 *$5 off Faculty/Staff, Seniors College, Alumni
Contact:

Francis Hall Box Office
610-796-8322
FrancisHall.Arts@alvernia.edu


 
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