Everything you always wanted to know about clowning (and didn't know whom to ask) is here in this inexpensive, paperback book. We have yet to see any other clown-act book as complete as this. Includes over 200 workable clown acts for beginners, intermediates and advanced participants. All acts are classified by type, equipment needed, gymnastic skills, and practice required. Some of the topics discussed include: clowning as an art, pantomime, clown types, costumes, makeup, suggestion for programming, production ideas, properties and stunts.McVicar, Wes is the author of 'Clown Act Omnibus Everything You Need to Know About Clowning Plus over 200 Clown Stunts', published 1987 under ISBN 9780916260415 and ISBN 0916260410.