Jay Gilligan and Erik Nilsson
Erik Nilsson and Jay Gilligan bring over 40 years combined performing experience to the stage – quite a feat as indivually they each have more than a decade to go before their age matches that number. They have performed in 26 different countries. Jay has earned the most gold medals ever awarded by the International Jugglers' Association (15) and held two previous Guiness world records for juggling the most objects between two people (15 balls and 15 rings). Erik holds a Masters Degree of Fine Arts from the Royal College of Music in Stockholm, Sweden.
Most recently they have performed and collaborated with: Robyn, Dido, Ane Brun, Apocalyptica and the Eurovision 2007 Grand Finale, Timbuktu, Les Sept Doigts de la Main, Cie Jerome Thomas, Tapiola Symfionetta, Cirkus Cirkor
Previous engagements include: Command performance for The Queen of England, Glastonbury International Music Festival, Mason Jennings Band, Silja Line television commercial