Ibashi-I

Boulder mall favorite Ibashi-I latest victim of city’s housing crunch

Ibashi-I performs his stretching routine on the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder on Wednesday. For more photos go to dailycamera.com. Paul Aiken Staff Photographer March 7 2018

Well-known Pearl Street Mall contortionist Ibashi-I is in a bind that he is going to need some help escaping.

Ibashi-I, known to many simply as “Bashi” — given name Mitford Theodore Brown — is facing the prospect of homelessness by the end of this month.

The house in north Boulder where he has a room is being sold, and the half- dozen tenants who live there need to be out by March 31. Continue reading “Boulder mall favorite Ibashi-I latest victim of city’s housing crunch”