Patrick McGuire is a Portland-based professional juggler and variety entertainer. Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he began juggling at the age of twelve. In 1993, just two weeks after graduating high school, Patrick signed a contract with Cirque du Soleil to perform in their first Las Vegas resident show, Mystère. In the course of twelve years, he performed over 4,000 shows with Cirque du Soleil. In addition to his work with Cirque du Soleil, Patrick has presented his one-man show at resorts throughout Mexico’s Riviera Maya, spent two years performing in Japan, performed on cruise ships in the Mediterranean and Alaska, and performed in NYC on Broadway with Cirque Mechanics’ Birdhouse Factory.