Friday, January 16, 2015

Calle 26: Street of Theatre

You'll feel a little less bored these days while stuck in the usual traffic jam on Calle 26, thanks to these two pairs of street performers working consecutive stoplights. (The daredevils also entertain the occasional bike tourist.)

These two guys are from Brazil, as their jerseys suggest.

Street theatre is difficult and tiring work. The performers have to fit their whole act into the brief minutes of the stoplights' cycle and leave enough time to hustle for coins.

Now it's time to ask for tips before the cars move.

 One intersection east, this Colombo-Argentinian couple was juggling....

By Mike Ceaser, of Bogotá Bike Tours

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