Circus Finelli is San Francisco's four-women clown troupe, specializing in cartoonish circus comedy. They are best known for their physicality, live eccentric music, and multi-lingual performance, inspired by European Circus and American Vaudeville. Enjoyed by children and adults alike, Circus Finelli is the perfect choice for all your entertainment needs.
Circus Finelli's performance usually falls into one of these categories:
Children's Shows: These can be performed anywhere from a child's birthday party, to a school, to an outdoor festival. Circus Finelli children's shows are a delight for the whole family. Watch as the clowns attempt to put on a circus show with delightfully disastrous results that inlclude live music, circus tricks and their world famous dancing cow.
Variety Shows: Circus Finelli performs in as well as produces variety shows, presenting a string of individual acts including Samba Spectacles, Unicycle, Juggling, and Musical Feats of Dexterity. Circus Finelli's variety shows draw inspiration from American Vaudeville, and European Cabaret.
Music Shows: Circus Finelli can also perform as a band with a circus slant. Instrumentation includes Luz Gaxiola on accordion, trombone, kazoo, bombast and theremin; Mahsa Matin on guitar, trombone, trumpet and exotic percussion contraptions; Verka Zaskodna on vocals, duck horn, and melodica; and ukulele and backup dancing by Molly Shannon.
Strolling Entertainment: Circus Finelli provides ambient entertainment at fairs, festivals, and special events. Small-scale interactive performance to enliven a crowd with puppetry, samba, juggling, unicycle, comedic fortune telling and of course, musical parades.
Circus Finelli is based in San Francisco and have performed across Europe and the United States. Their training includes such world renowned programs as the San
Francisco Clown Conservatory, the Dell Arte School of Physical Theatre, the SF
Mime Troupe and The Flying Actor Studio.
Book Circus Finelli for a professional, unique, one of a kind performance experience.