Typical Gig Duration: 60 - 120 minutes
Upon arrival, a fueling station is determined and prepared. This will generally take no more than ten minutes. The props will be lit on the stage. The performance consist of a fire eating act, a fire spinning act, a fire fleshing and fire transfers act, and another fire spinning act. This should take a minimum of thirty minutes.
Go Go Performances
Go Go performances can be done with glow LED poi, stage poi, a glow LED hoop, a stage hoop or without a prop. This type of performance can be done as long as desired with breaks for water. Perfect for an event with elevated platforms and a less formal general attitude.
Non Fire Stage Performances
This type of performance should be done in a slightly more formal showcase setting. The performer will be using LED glow poi or stage poi. This type of performances has no time restrictions but 3 - 8 minutes is a more commonly desired length of time.
A sound system with an auxiliary jack ( Headphone jack)
Available water source
Dry and sturdy stage or platform
Fire performance requirements
Guest entry for the safety/assistant of the performer: During a performance, an assistant will be present to help with any needs the performer may have during the event.
2 designated spaces for the performance ( Stage, Fueling stations): These spaces must be at least 15 feet way from each other. The Fueling station will house the fuel, idle tools, and other supplies . Coleman Camp fuel ( also known as white gas or Naptha) is used for most fire performances. This station should be exclusive to the performer and his assistant. It should also be marked as "off limits" to unauthorized personnel and a NO SMOKING section.
A distance of 15 feet from the ceiling and 10 feet from the audience: Though this type of spacing is not required for a performance, it is typically recommended.
The performer will require at least ten minutes of break time following every 30 minutes of performance.
Each performance is designed to fit the needs of the event.
Highlights to date
Performing arts Highlights:
Horrible Children: Phantasmagoria
Horrible Children:Cirque Du Nightmare
Area 51: Alex Grey Visionary Arts Festival 2011, 2012
Wakarusa Music Festival: 2010, 2012, 2013
Electric Forest Music Festival 2013
Beltane Festival 2011, 2012
Fatality Farms New Years Eve Party 2012
Inferno Lounge Bar and Restaurant
Alchemy Festival 2013, 2012, 2011
Alchemy Decompression 2010, 2011, 2012
Daniel Dearco: Performing Arts Tour Documentary
New Earth Music Hall: Baauer 2011
LED Poi Performance At The Body Art Ball @ Le Maison Rouge
Climax @ Hobi Art Gallery
Various Birthday Parties, Weddings, Holiday events, and Anniversaries
- Poi Blog on Youtube
- Rope Dart Tutorials on Home of Poi
- Poi Tutorials on Home of Poi
- HQ Admin at Home of Poii
- Poi Classes At The Kinetic Hive
- Poi Instructor At FLAME Festival 2011
- Rope Dart Instructor at FLAME Festival 2013
- Freelance Traveling Poi Instruction
Phographed by the following:
- Daniel Dearco Performing Arts Tour Editorial
- Bubba Car
- Aj Coley
- Michael Lombardi
- Blane Bussey
Available for Your
Awards Night, Bachelorette Party, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party, Bar/Lounge, Birthday Party, Casting Call, Concert Venue, Cruise, Festival, Grand Opening, Halloween Party, Hotel, Launch Party, Restaurant, Retreat, Sporting Event, Sweet 16 Party, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception