Elements Circus Fire Show
Elements Circus is a new show combining the best circus entertainers with the best fire performers, amazing acrobatics and synchronized gymnastics, lyra aerial acts and comedy juggling acts, choreographed dance routines and breathtaking solo performances. The show can be adapted to suit any event environment from show lengths to costumes.
Check out the team and their profiles;
Creative director of Energy Entertainments has over a decade of experience working within the entertainment industry worldwide. Neal began performing professionally over 13 years ago and has performed in over 15 countries in various productions. After winning awards for performances in the Philippines, Spain, and the UK, Neal then moved to Ibiza to create Energy Entertainments, which soon became one of the biggest names on the island. Neal began working as a stage manager in the biggest club in the world called ‘Privilege’ for the world famous Zoo Project. The entertainment team was put together by ‘The MinxFx’ and involved an array of high flying aerial acts, circus performers, professional dancers, characters and more. Once this chapter was over Neal brought Energy Entertainments to Australia and began creating shows for major events and festivals nationally. This new circus show is brought to you by Energy Entertainments and Neal is responsible for putting together the team of performers to create the show ‘Elements’. He promises to create a show where everybody is on the edge of their seats and he has not failed to deliver!
Emma has been performing & training circus since the age of 9. She began with Flipside Circus & grew up performing at various theaters, festivals and events including Brisbane Powerhouse, Southbank Piazza, and Adelaide Fringe Festival. She then went on to study professionally at the National Institute of Circus Arts in Melbourne and graduated to then become a professional performer. Her adult performing career has seen her perform for many prestigious events including the London 2012 Olympics. She was the Aerial Coordinator and Principal Dancer for Opera Australias the Ring Cycle in 2013 and has produced and developed her own children’s shows, which ran successful seasons at both Melbourne Fringe Festival and Melbourne Magic Festivals. Emma was awarded the Artstart Grant in 2014 in order to accelerate her career and train & work in Berlin, Germany. In more recent times she has spent many months at sea onboard various P&O cruise ships as both a resident and a fly on guest entertainer. On land, Emma runs her own hula hoop company (Hip Hoop Hooray) based in Brisbane and is currently the director and head trainer at Brisbane Trapeze Academy. Emma has a love for performing circus and is excited to bring her skills and passion to Elements the show.
Being born into a family that owned a theatre entertainment restaurant, Rhett grew up backstage amongst the glam and glitter of different forms of the Performing Arts but it was the thrill and excitement of the circus that drew his attention. Since the age of 9, Rhett has trained at circus school and has recently trained at the renowned international circus school in Beijing and performed professionally around Australia and intentionally for many audiences and productions. Specialising in balloon artistry, juggling and chines pole, Rhett also has many circus skills up his sleeve from tumbling to acro-balancing to slapstick comedy to plate-spinning and much more. Rhett is an amazing all round circus performer and can bring his professional A game to the new circus show ‘Elements’.
Ruby Ripe aka Phoebe
Ruby Ripe is a unique performing artist who delivers quality entertainment with a heartful passion. She has been performing nationally and internationally at a professional level since 2005. Her expertise encompasses the fusion of dance, fire artistry, circus, and burlesque. She has a myriad of passions and talents she showcases through her character roving, stilt walking, costume making, themed shows and overall creative flair. Phoebe thrives on being given the opportunity to take people into her ethereal mystical world of endless possibilities and her love for this shines through. Phoebe brings professional dance choreography, amazing costume design, and a professional stage presence with fire and movement to the show Elements.
Bryce Watts is a specialist fire breather and fire performer with a background in teaching martial arts and gymnastics. With over a decade of experience manipulating fire and movement, Bryce performs with power, style, and a high-level professionalism on stage. His passion for the manipulation of various props like whips, swords, and chains adds to his shows involving dance, gymnastics, and fire. Bryce brings an amazing element to the new show Elements where he is pushing his personal limits while bringing creative ideas to the team.