Antonio

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BIO

Measurements:  Height:  5’7”; Shoe 8.5; Jacket: Medium; Waist: 30; Inseam: 34.5

Skills:  Stilt-Walking, Clowning, Zig , Dance & Ambient Character.

Background Experience:  Antonio has a background in theatre & orchestra.  He started dancing salsa in ‘98, Fire-dancing in ‘99, Stilting in ’01 & Capoeira in ‘00. He also received a bachelors in Electrical Engineering from UC Santa Cruz. He has worked in special effects, both digital & practical for film & commercials.

Resume:  In ’08 Antonio became a member of StiltCircus & his cirque-us career began as a professional clown & stiltwalker/performer. He’s also an active member of Lucent Dossier, StiltCircus, L’Unkles Boink, Sypher Arts, Wandering Marionettes, Zen Arts & the World Famous, Venice Beach Freakshow.

~ One of the 3 finalists for the DISCOVERY CHANNEL show’s Batalla de Ingenious

~ Worked with POETIC KINETICS to create teh 60’ Butterfly & 100’ Caterpillar for COACHELLA

~ Helped develep the puppet for the TORUK show by Cirque Du Soleil

~ Worked special effects for the movies: THE AVIATOR, CHRONICLES OF RIDDIK, LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN & others

Loves & Interests:  Antonio is a man of many interests & passions.  Those at the top of his list are cooking & baking, miniatures, welding, electronics & robotics, capoeira, the outdoors, diving, traveling & jewelry.  Not to mention, his artistic talent has an outlet by making many of his own clowning & stilting costumes.

Current City:  Los Angeles