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Randy Christensen's favorite character to perform is "Simon De Clown." Many say this physical clown reminds them of Red Skelton and Dick Van Dyke. (Submitted photo)

Award-winning Willmar man has passion for clowning


Almost every culture has its own type of clown.

That's according to Randy Christensen of Willmar.

And, Christensen knows something about clowns: he's been teaching and writing about clowning for years, and has performed in 25 states and four foreign countries -- all over the past 30-plus years.

Clowns show themselves in different ways and provide stress relief, he said.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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