Achille Zavatta

Achille Zavatta

Born May 6, 1915, deceased November 16, 1993. He was a French clown, an artist and circus operator, born in La Goulette, Tunisia. The son of Federico Zavatta, a circus owner from a family of Italian fairground artists, his mother was Emma Tholomet, and both of...
Dimitri the Clown

Dimitri the Clown

18.9.1935 at 09.30 a.m. Dimitri was born in Ascona, Vicolo Ghiriglione (opposite the theatre of puppeteers which later will be his first stage), son of the sculptor and architect Werner Jakob Müller and the handweaver and artisan Maja, born Tschirren. Due to...

What’s On

Events CI Official events – non-members welcome (special rates for CI members) First Friday of every month: Clowns’ Gallery-Museum Open House: Open to the public on the first Friday of each month between 12pm and 5pm Rear entrance to Holy Trinity Church, Beechwood Rd,...