Meet our performers!
JOSEPH DOMINIC BAUER from Switzerland - Our RINGMASTER Extraordinaire Born to Swiss parents, Joseph Dominic Bauer comes from a 9th generation pedigree of circus performers. His accomplishments in the world of the circus and aerial thrills are astonishing. His numerous Daredevil feats over 35 years include performances on the 50’ Wheel of Destiny, High Wire, Stunts, Skywalks, Sway Poles, & the Incline Motorcycles. He has been featured on every major network in the United States, head- lined Cirque de Soleil, Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus, Circus Sarasota, Circus Gatti, Equitana USA, George Carden Circus, Piccadilly Circus, Moscow Cirque and more. And now Joseph Bauer happens to also be one of the finest and most sought after ringmasters in the circus world today.
The PIOLITA VIDELA from Argentina – our Family Circus Clown The hilarious Piolita, is a 5th generation Argentinian circus clown, and continues to entertain families of all ages. He is one of the funniest clowns; period! Get ready to “laugh”.
GUERRERO DUO HIGH WIRE This is the only act of its kind in the world. Originally from Spain, wife Aura and Werner Cardinali execute unbelievable acrobatic maneuvers, daring stunts and footwork across the High Wire while singing. They wowed the judges in Americas Got Talent in 2016. Judge Howie Mandel said, “this was the most amazing death defying thing I have ever seen”. The Over the past 30 years this incredible husband-wife duo has won every prestigious Gold Medal award throughout Europe, been featured at the Winter Olympics in Lille- hammer, headlined Television Specials, recorded albums, and travelled the world performing. Get ready to sit on the edge of your seats in amazement!
DOMINGUEZ DOG ACT The Dominguez Dogs Act is a non-stop action packed high flying troupe of Poodles, Danes and Miniatures performing amazing stunts, acrobatics and antics. You’ll clap, laugh and be mesmerized as trainers Jorge and Alicia Dominguez showcase their incredibly talented dogs performing manoeuvres that you’ve never seen before. Jorge who is originally from Columbia, and Alicia from Peru; both go back 4 generations in the circus world and their 5 year old son, Logan, is also part of the act! The Dominguez have taken their act throughout the United States, and South America, and performed in the Ringling Circus, Circus Sarasota and with the Garden Brothers. This Dominguez Dog Act continues to “wow” crowds wherever it goes.
Incredible ANDREA & ALEJANDRO GONZALES AERIAL STRAP Martin Alejandro and Andrea Gonzales are 5th generation circus artist performers originally from Peru. Since the age of 3 Martin has mastered almost every extreme thrill act in the circus today and now with rigorous training and discipline, the 28-year-old has developed an explosive magical Duo Strap Act with his wife, Andrea. As they showcase their aerial maneuver, with their gymnastic ability and beauty and strength of world class athletes, you can see why the Gonzales duo are truly renown!
The thrilling MARTIN ESPANA AMERICAN CYCLONE The American CYCLONE is the only act of its kind in the world. Martin Espana Sr navigates a chopper Mo- torcycle around on a narrow circular rail platform 40’ in the air, while 2 Aerialists dangle off an attached swing, performing daring stunts. It’s an outstanding display of precision, speed and guts as they push it to the limits of what’s possible. This famous 4th generation circus daredevil hails from Mexico but has per- formed around the world in places as far afield as Dubai, Beirut, Lebanon, Alaska & Puerto Rico. This astounding CYCLONE act is thriller.
DOMINGUEZ COMEDY ACT from Columbia Our comedy surprise act with Jorge Dominguez and company is silly, happy, sad .... and it’s downright funny!
Whirly Twirling ALICIA DOMINGUEZ HOOPSTER from Peru The incredibly fascinating Hula Hoop Maze is performed by Alicia Dominguez, a 4th generation circus performer from Peru. This is so fun and so fast, you’ll be mesmerized at the precision of the hula hoops spinning and twirling around Alicia.
MICA DUO SUPER HEROES from Argentina Micaela Lorena Cardozo and Marcelo Jesus Videla from Argentina are performing a Super Heroes aerial act out of the dome of the Big Top. Yes, you’ll be surprised at what this brother- sister duo can do! It is a combination of choreographed daring stunts, while hanging from apparatuses. Yes, you’ll be surprised at what this brother- sister duo can do!
The Magnificent ERIKA ZERBINI and LIBERTY HORSES Erika Zerbini is a tenth generation circus artist. Ms. Zerbini follows in the footstep of her parents (Tarzan Zerbini and Lisi Bauer), along with her three sisters (Patricia, Sylvia, and Christine). She started performing at 3 years of age, and over the years she has performed almost all circus act in the ring. Erika’s real passion has resulted in her becoming one of the finest equine trainers and performers in circusdom. Always the youngsters’ favorite, Erika will showcase LITTLE – BIG and her LIBERTY HORSES as they unveil equine artistry at its best.
The TARZAN ZERBINI DANCERS AND AERIALISTS The beautiful and colourful Tarzan Zerbini Dancers and Aerialist are incredibly talented performing artists who come from all over the world. This year the TZ Dancers and Aerialists are celebrating Canada’s 150 Birthday from their vast multicultural backgrounds we have across our great country.