These former Cirque du Soleil fire performers have wowed audiences on the BBC, ITV and MTV, as well as for numerous private and corporate events across the UK and worldwide. They can also perform aerial shows.
They can perform ambient or choreographed performances.
“I was taken aback by the skill level you’re bringing to the stage. Not only stunning fire skills, but also great acrobatics and dance! Congratulations!”
– Alessandra Martines – Le Jury – The Best : Le Meilleur Artiste
“I honestly can’t put into words quite how amazing it was, it was everything I hoped it would be and more.”
– Karine Zegrir – Press Relations Hotel Royal Evian les Bains
“The duo was fantastic! Just the two of them filled the entire stage and kept our 5000 attendees on the edge of their seats.”
– Sky TV Production Team
Our Balloon Modellers are a fun, interactive roving or static act for your event – no matter what your age is!
The Mix and Mingle option includes two eye catching roving acts decorated with extravagant balloons which are sure to turn heads.
The Pop Up Boutique consists of two balloon experts who can deck your guests out in fabulous balloon creations from incredible fascinators to extravagant headdresses, making your guests the stars of the event!
Our Acrobatic Jugglers are a hugely entertaining duo combining thrilling acrobatics with impressive juggling!
They are perfect for an event which requires interactive, roaming entertainment, and can dress for the occasion.
Claudia Contortionist, recently proclaimed ‘Britain’s bendiest woman’. (This Morning ITV, Daily Mail Online, The Sun Online), is one of the most highly skilled contortionists performing in the UK today, having trained at The National Centre for Circus Arts where she was awarded a first class honours degree.
Her performances include amazing handstands combined with unbelievable moves such as the triple fold. For top events the marinelli bend (considered to be one of the most difficult and dangerous contortion positions) can be included. Claudia can offer walkabout ambient sets, spectacular acts, or for something completely different a comedy Granny, either act or ambient. These performances take contortion to a new level, leaving the audience feeling they have witnessed the impossible.
Past clients include This Morning, Asda, Toni & Guy, Barbican, The Savoy Hotel, One Marylebone to name just a few!
Our contact jugglers are a perfect roaming act for events large or small, private or corporate.
They can dress to suit the occasion, and even have stilts as an option to really give their performance that wow factor. They combine graceful performances with surreal juggling to astonish audiences.
Previous clients include Audi, Bloomberg, Arsenal FC, Capital FM, Jameson Whisky and Swarovski.
They have performed all over the world from a Microsoft event in Cannes to the Siemens building opening in London.
Our vintage foot juggling act ‘Marlene’ is a homage to the 1920s, and to the icon Marlene Dietrich, entertaining audiences with expert foot juggling in gorgeous 1920s costumes.
Take your audience back to the roaring 20s and let them experience the magic of an umbrella floating through the air and as if gravity doesn’t exist!
Perfect for 1920es or Great Gatsby themed events.
Ulrike is a foot juggling expert. Her performances are creative, unique and mesmerising.
With years of circus and performance experience, she is an expert balancer, defying the laws of gravity!
She uses props including Hoops and Cylinders spinning in vivacious speed using leg-work that will take your breath away. A selection of costumes ensure that her style will suit any event, from Ibiza style parties to contemporary corporate events.
Our Strongmen acrobats bring a touch of the Victorian era to any event with their take on the classic Victorian Strongmen Circus Act. They are firm believers that there is nothing in life that cannot be improved by the application of a good moustache. These three intrepid fellows set out to entertain, dazzle and amaze…
Hailing from the golden age of music hall they are indeed proud to present the strongmen ‘Victor’, ‘Ian’ and their younger brother ‘Barnaby.’
Both on the ground and up in the air on the high trapeze the ‘Strong Brothers’ will perform extraordinary feats of strength, daring and balance.
They are sure to leave any audience stunned with appreciation. Roll up, Roll up for the Greatest Show on Earth!
Victor and Ian are also able to offer a comedy duo trapeze act.
The City Slickers
Forget about balancing the books, these guys are able to balance on just about anything.
Their cohort of “City Slickers” is ideal for creating a stir at any event.
Dressed in business suits and splendid bowler hats, they blend in with the crowd until they begin incredible displays of acrobatics.
They are very interactive, often persuading people from the crowd into helping them out with their acrobatic antics, usually to the delight of all around!
If the boardroom has to meet gender equality targets then they can arrange for a couple of acrobatic business-women to join the team.
Roll up, Roll up for the Greatest Show on Earth!
The amazing, fantastic and acrobatic “Strong Brothers” have entertained royalty all around Europe.
They have tumbled for William the Conqueror! They performed handstands for King Louis X of France! They balanced on their heads for King Mohammed III of Spain!
They really are the most talented acrobats in all of Medieval England!!
Available in larger groups of up to six acrobats!
Our intrepid seamen are perfect for any event with a nautical theme.
No crows nest? No problem, as their astounding sailors simply balance on top of each other in a human tower.
Walk the plank? Not likely as their guys will tumble and somersault on it.
Blistering Barnacles, these guys are good, salty fun!
Shiver me timbers, but they could even offer a pirate or two to spice things up with a bit of “yo-ho-ho!”
Oooooh I say… Splish Splash!
These talented chaps are perfect for making a splash at any event, with their quirky blend of cheeky humour and amazing acrobatics.
With twirly moustaches and lots of banter, the bathers simply ooze with both charm and hair gel.
The bathers also have a couple of female bathing companions who can join them at events if required.
Spring into action with Mario, Luigi and the villainous Wario.
The crafty Wario can often be seen picking up a damsel from the audience with an amazing lift, while the cheeky Mario and Luigi are more likely to steal a quick kiss on the cheek!
For larger events they can also supply other Nintendo Characters from a fire breathing Bowser to an acrobatic mushroom!
The Strongmen Acrobats can offer up to 3 x spiffing, 45 minute sessions of walkabout acrobatic entertainment.
Zoe is a graduate from the National Centre of Circus Arts in London with a BA in Circus Arts, specialising in handbalancing and acrobatics. Multi-talented, she is also skilled in duo acrobatics, aerial hoop and silks and tumbling.
Zoe is a regular performer across the UK and internationally as a handbalancer, acrobat and aerialist for clients such as the New London Consort, Crying Out Loud, The Exhibitionists, Dizzy O’Dare, and Acrojou.
Zoe is also a regular teacher on the degree programme at the National Centre for Circus Arts and has worked as a consultant trainer and adviser for the BBC and the RSC.
Our LED Hula Hooper has been causing a storm with hula hoops since 2013!
Watch out because she electrifies the night with some high speed LED hula action… and sometimes on roller skates! She is a corporate entertainer, festival performer, international hoopstar and has entertained crowds at Diesel, Sky Sports, Bestival, Selfridges, Jack Wills, Shoreditch House, Disco Loco, taught at Reebok, Sweaty Betty and has performed in Paris, Barcelona, Italy and Egypt.
She has mastered the hula hoop as a performer and instructor with Marawa the Amazing’s troupe of amazing world-record holding hoopers, who inspire and entertain new hoola hoopstars all over the world.
Can perform as a solo act, duo or with a group.
Acts can be customised to match the event’s theme.
Lil fell in love with circus and got her first taste for the art at Giffords circus. She then went on to study at The National Centre for Circus Arts and graduated with first class honours in July 2015. Since then she has performed on BBC’s Tumble and The John Bishop Show Live at the Hackney Empire, performing her amazing stunts on the Cyr wheel. A true master of her art, she reached the final of Circus Maximus on London’s South Bank with her female trio Alula Cyr in 2015.
She has also been performing her solo singing Cyr wheel act in the UK for Circus Mash, Calmer Kalmer, The Circulus, Silver Lining, Artful Badger and many more. She has recently returned from Europe where she has performed at Auch festival in France, Extreme Convention in Belgium, and finally, the Women In Circus Consortium and Subcase in Stockholm.
This completely unique circus act combines contortion, hand balance and dance which is all performed on top of a rotating mirrorball. Valerie has performed this act internationally, for private parties and weddings, product launches, PR events, and corporate events for high profile clients.
She has performed at the Sydney Opera House and Brisbane Festival with Club Swizzle, a brand new show from the producers of the Oliver Award winning show, La Soirée.
“Valerie blends aerial, acrobatic gymnastics with a dash of burlesque and a heap of tech-club cool to create some super sexy routines” – The Daily Telegraph
Pixie Le Knot is one of the most flexible and well known contortionists in the UK. She performs the most extreme and amazing backbends and has performed at venues and for events all over the world as well as appearing in many films, commercials, virals, music videos and publicity stunts.
Pixie plays Kayla in HBO’s hugely popular Game Of Thrones, and has appeared in Paramount’s horror movie ‘The Devil Inside’, horror thriller ‘It Never Sleeps‘ and touching feature film ‘My Feral Heart‘. She also appeared in ITV 1’s Get Your Act Together, teaching and performing contortion with Emmerdale’s Roxy Shahidi. She has recently completed filming on Warner Bros ‘Jungle Book: Origins’, directed by Andy Serkis.
The Hula Hoop Troupe are a world-recording holding, sassy group of hula hoopers with a number of acts in their fun repertoire.
Acts with members Symoné and Miss Pearl include:
Symoné: Groovy Act is Symoné’s 60’s hula-hoop act which is energetically sensual in style. A tribute to Hendrix’s ‘Foxy Lady’, Symoné begins the act with a single hoop and works her way up to a stack of over thirty!
Symoné: Diva sees vogueing, disco, and plenty of sass, as Symoné performs a hoop act channelling Donna Summer’s legendary stage presence and attitude. This energetic piece combines dancing with multiple hoops and is a guaranteed audience favourite.
Miss Pearl: The Whirl, The Whirl spins you back to the 80’s and Funky Town. With fast speed, hula hoop action and multiple LED hula hoops, this is a funktastic formula for fun!
Elena is an amazing, award-winning aerial artist, who has performed across the globe, including performing for royalty and for audiences of over a million! Elena specialises in aerial silks, hoop and aerial bartending and she also performs trapeze, corde lisse and web spinning.
She has performed alongside stars such as The Scissor Sisters, Muse, Jay Sean, David Guetta, Garry Barlow, Swedish House Mafia, Michael Schumacher, Nico Rosberg and Stern Lee Moss, Jermain Defoe, Arsene Wenger, Melanie Sykes, Amanda Holden, Gino D’Acampo and Scott Mills, also starring in music videos for The Jewellers.
Past clients include Cirque Du Soleil, BBC, ITV, Mercedes Benz, Paralympic Torch Relay, the Rugby League World Cup opening ceremony, Centro American Games opening ceremony, FIFA, Moët & Chandon, Ministry of Sound, Glastonbury, Henley, Shambala and Bestival Festivals.
Mirabelle’s act is an audiovisual experience to remember, combining the sounds of virtuoso electric violin with a dazzling human mirror-ball look, making for a truly modern twist on traditional violin.
Bespoke music for your event can be arranged, or Mirabelle can perform her own ‘A Brief History of Dance Music’, a six minute musical journey through time taking in Donna Summer through to Daft Punk and all performed on the electric violin. It begins with classical-crossover disco tune ‘A Fifth of Beethoven’ by Walter Murphy and continues through the history of dance showcasing top tunes delivered with sparkling verve.
She has recently performed for at venues including The Natural History Museum, The Science Museum, The Victoria & Albert Museum, The Royal College of Art and for clients including Porsche and Silent Noise in Goa.
Danielle is a unique speciality circus slideshow artist, specialising in death-defying stunts with a whole range of nails, swords and other lethal weaponry. She is a multiple Guinness world record holder, who astonishes, shocks and delights audiences with her incredible, record- breaking acts of agility, torture and seduction, all performed with a twist of comedy.
Her acts fuse dynamic, charismatic dance and strong stunt elements, enabling her to bring something fresh and exciting to any event and always thrill her audience.
“I have to say even the most daring of people were looking on in amazement as she lay down on a bed of nails then had a gentleman stand on her. She was amazing as ever, and got a great crowd reaction.” The Met Online
“Daniella has created a show of weird and wonderful acts.” The Daily Mail
Aelfwyn is guaranteed to capture attention with her breath-taking LED performance, delivered a performance in full costume which is both musically and visually stimulating. Her performances can be tailored for any event and she can deliver either a roaming performance amongst guests or appear as a star soloist.
She has recently performed with legendary rockers Muse, and at high profile venues including The Henley Festival and The Victoria & Albert Museum.
London’s top aerial violinist flies high and brightens the sky of any event with her unique performance.
Aerial violinist Aelfwyn’s performance credits include appearances for Muse, Porsche, Henley Festival and the V&A Museum giving classical music a whole new spin with her elegant yet edgy rendition of the Nina Simone classic “Feeling Good” whilst soaring high above the audience’s heads.
Available as a solo act, part of a bespoke piece or aerial ensemble, the performance can take place on a free standing rig or with standard rigging.
Past performances include a commission for Brent Civic Centre and for Arbor Circus (winning Judges Choice prize at Circus Maximus).
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