ACTION SPORTS features a variety of disciplines from BMX Stunts and Trials to Freestyle Flatland, Inline Skaters, Pro Scooters, Trampoline Wall Artists, Aerialists, Parkour, and Acrobats, each performance is choreographed and designed to incorporate as many different disciplines as possible. Live performances include amusement parks throughout Southern California including Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm and Universal Studios. Making it to the semi-finals on television series “America’s Got Talent”, Action Sports packs a punch with every part of their performance.
ART ATTACK is a high-energy speed painting performance that combines art and music to bring a larger-than-life painting alive in less than ten minutes. Choreographed to music, the painter’s canvas, first anointed with seemingly unrelated shapes and lines, comes to life gradually, intriguing onlookers with each and every rhythmic stroke. Each performance features a professional painter, one that is both a visual artist and a performance artist. The painter’s creation, inspired by an image provided by the studio or is client-selected, becomes yours to keep or gift. Fishwick’s full palate of images includes sports figure, wildlife, cultural icons, and Grammy winners… even the Statue of Liberty.
CAITLIN EVANSON is a versatile vocalist and classically trained multi-instrumentalist who just ended an 8-year worldwide tour with superstar Taylor Swift. During her tenure she had the opportunity to share the stage with a number of high-profile artists including Stevie Nicks, James Taylor, Jennifer Lopez, Usher, Nicki Minaj, Justin Bieber, Tim McGraw, and Sara Bareilles to name a few. From solo violin, to singing covers with guitar and vocal accompaniment, to rocking out on electric guitar, Caitlin Evanson is capable of doing just about anything. Playing locally, Caitlin has been featured at such venues as the House of Blues, Humphries at the Bay, Genghis Cohen and the Carlsbad Village Theatre
DAVID WINSTON, the man behind the Mind-to-Mind Show, a 45-minute highly interactive show of compelling entertainment that demonstrates the power of the mind. Audiences countrywide recognize David as a truly gifted mentalist, mind reader, and corporate entertainer. He engages and astonishes even the most skeptical of audiences, providing them with extraordinary experiences that dramatize the untapped ability of the human mind. David performs a stunning series of telepathic experiments displaying his mental power in the hard-hitting entertainment style that is an all out in-audience experience. David’s engagements include such diverse audiences as The Chopra Center, Time Warner, United Insurance, KFMB Television and Radio, The Ritz-Carlton, and the San Diego County Medical Society.
DRAGON KNIGHTS brings the magic by producing culturally blended street performances, combining Circus and Theater, Performance and Poetry, Dream and Technology. Trained in the arts of circus, masked theater, make-up and puppetry in Europe, Asia and the U.S.A., they offer visual and interactive events based on multi-cultural roots. They have performed at Festivals, Street fairs, Zoos, Museums and on stages around the world. Dragon Knights add a whole dimension to events with these unique stilt walkers and puppeteers who wander through the ages and bring to life fairies, dragons and elves, buffoons and beasts.
JEFF MARCUS has performed both Stage & Close-Up magic shows for over 40 years. He also teaches magic privately, and is a member of The Academy of Magical Arts, The Magic Castle, The Society of American Magicians, and The International Brotherhood of Magicians where he won the 2007 International Strolling [Magic] Olympics. Voted “Close-Up Magician of the year”, “Stand-Up Magician of the Year” and “Member of the Year” within the San Diego chapter, Jeff is also one of the winners of The Las Vegas Close-Up Classic competition. He has gotten rave revues around the world either doing “Strolling (Close-Up) Magic”, his Comedy Night Club Act, or his hilarious Hypnosis show (in which the audience becomes the stars) at such venues as The San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Copley Symphony Hall, The Comedy Store, and Checkers-Comedy Night.
JOEL WARD’s high energy, original magic has astonished people throughout the world. His mind-boggling magical talent ranges from interactive close-up magic, to comical audience participation and flashy Las Vegas-styled illusions. By age 15, Joel became the World Champion Teen Magician after placing first at the International Brotherhood of Magicians annual seminar, the World’s Largest Magic Organization. That same year, Joel was picked out of hundreds of magicians to appear on television with Master Magician, Lance Burton. He’s also performed on The Bonnie Hunt Show, Comedy Central’s Tosh.0, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and Masters of Illusion on My Network TV.
ADDI SOMEKH is recognized as one of the most innovative, prolific and well traveled balloon artists in the world today. A self-taught balloon twister, his style incorporates improvisation, abstract design, and comic delivery, culminating in custom-made headdresses that have an uncanny ability to reflect the wearer’s personality. Addi’s balloon hats have taken him around the world, as he traveled to 34 countries with photographer Charlie Eckert, in a kind of rolling investigation into the universal nature of laughter. Their travels resulted in the book The Inflatable Crown, three wall calendars, and the documentary film Balloonhat. Addi has twisted for such corporations as Award Solutions, Towers Watson, Rock Paper Scissor and more.
LEZLIE BERNAL specializes in psychic entertainment for corporate events, conventions, trade shows, as well as private parties and special occasions. Available throughout Southern California, San Francisco and Las Vegas,she is able to accommodate any size party or event. The types of psychic entertainment include psychic readings, fortune telling, palm readings, tarot cards, crystal ball, licensed hand writing analysis, numerology, voodoo and astrologers. Her mission is to provide insightful, accurate readings that give each guests the tools and perspective they need to enhance their lives and relationships. Leslie and her staff have baffled guests at local venues like the La Jolla Country Club, House of Blues and Mission Bay Marriott, as well as worldwide venues such as Paramount Studios, Disneyland and LA Live.
MAGIC MIKE STILWELL, a member of the prestigious Magic Castle in Hollywood, has the longest running magic show in San Diego history, spanning four decades! Named “Magician of the Year” by the fellowship of Honorable Magicians, Magic Mike specializes in close-up sleight of hand and strolling magic. He has been recognized by former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger for his work with children and holds an annual summer magic camp teaching children the tricks of the trade. His unique style and personality have made him one of the busiest entertainers in San Diego. Magic Mike is the ideal fit to mystify and generate laughter within moments of entering the room.
MARSTON SMITH is Lord of the Cello. He performs on a 6 string electric cello in gothic medieval battle armor. His music is the embodiment of epic romanticism. Marston has performed on the Tonight Show, Cirque du Soleil, International Jazz Festivals, and in Las Vegas casinos. He has recorded with the Backstreet Boys, KISS, Barry Manilow, Rod Stewart, and has opened for the B-52s and Michael Buble. Marston has performed for Rupert Murdock, Tony Blair, Bill Clinton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and corporate appearances include Google, eBay, Microsoft, Applied Materials, Intel, Toyota, General Mills, Universal/Segrams, Warner Brothers, Disney, and Fox. His 16 CDs and DVDs are passionate tributes to his virtuosic capabilities and vision.
PARIS THE QUEEN ENTERTAINER excites the world with her array of handmade costumes and personalities. She can condone the attention of an entire room with the twirl of her handmade ball gown, or stop everyone dead in their tracks by emerging as a centaur covered head to toe in her own designs. Able to create nearly any outfit the imagination can dream of, Paris has been in the industry for many years providing the look of unexpected perfection for local nightclubs, corporate events and private parties. To see if she can bring your dream to life, call today!
SHAN THE CANDYMAN performs an ancient Japanese folk art, which is part sculpture and part entertainment, called AMEZAIKU, or “Sweet Candy Craft.” Shan is one of only several artists around the world proficient in the medium. His technique begins a small handful of molten corn syrup, which he slashes, clips, snips, pulls, and pinches with amazing dexterity to create hard-candy animals, castles, carousels, flowers, cars, even E.T.!
SO CAL PHOTOBUS is Southern California’s premier mobile VW Bus Photo Booth company Jump in and take a photo in one of two stylish 60’s VW Busses! It’s perfect for weddings, parties and special events!Two photo strips printed out on the spot! One is a keepsake for your guest, the other is placed in your included bamboo covered scrapbook photo album.
SOL E MAR captures the unique spectacle and joy of Carnival – the greatest party on earth! From Rioʼs Brazilian Carnival to New Orleans’ Mardi Gras, Sol e Mar exudes passion and expertise, delivering energy and excitement and an ability to transform from a simply yet effective percussive trio to a phenomenal festival band complete with a spectacular street parade.
TAIKO DRUMMERS is an ensemble of premiere Taiko performers dedicated to promoting and advancing the art of Taiko in America through public performances, education, and outreach. TaikoProject was founded in 2000 in Los Angeles, with the idea of bringing together the best young Taiko players in North America to create an innovative art form by incorporating the unconventional elements of storytelling, hip hop, and dance. In the Fall of 2005, the TaikoProject traveled to Japan to represent American Taiko at the 4th Annual Tokyo International Taiko Contest. As one of 12 finalists out of more than 60 groups, TaikoProject made history when they took home the top prize, First Place, in the Adult Group category. Since then the group has toured internationally, as well as made numerous TV and film performances.
THE COMPANY MEN, one of the hottest new singing groups in the U.S., brings together a unique blend of talent, personality and showmanship that harkens back to an earlier era. Together they create a truly unique musical experience, mashing the music of six decades to provide a show of timeless hits. Hear the Four Tops mixed with Michael Jackson, or Frankie Lymon mashed with Bruno Mars and Beyoncé. This collection of music includes a multitude of yesterday and today’s most popular artists including The Temptations, Michael Buble, Maroon 5 and more. These modern gentlemen stand apart from other groups with their intricate four-part harmonies, sharp choreography and new, modern interpretations of classic and current hits.
THE JACKSTRAWS are without a doubt San Diego’s zaniest, most deliciously wild band of musicians! Offering oodles of theme-oriented melodies, the band frolics their way through each vocal and instrumental selection with world-class harmonies and masterful musicianship. Themes range from Irish and English folk music, Bush Band, and Renaissance to Pirates and Yachtsmen singing nautical songs of the sea! Costumed in accordance with any theme The Jackstraws combine theater and music, creating the perfect fantasy for your event.