A vision of strength and skill, Ignite is a spectacular show that truly embodies the power of fire artistry. Ignite your imagination and be drawn to the flame with this incredible display of fire manipulation, synchronized choreography and circus techniques!
Ignite has more action, more variety and more impact than any other fire show. Feel the heat and be amazed by the fire, acrobatics and adagio skills presented in this high paced visual spectacular – it’s a show that will truly ‘Ignite’ your senses.
“What a fantastic performance, without a doubt the highlight of the Winter Solstice Event. Your showmanship and engaging way with the audience was a delight. Thank you very much for an excellent evening.”
- Kate Schanknecht (Manager Community Development, Delfin Lend Lease)
Young Engineers Victoria Ball
“The performance was extremely well-received and one of the highlights of the night.”
- Emma Russell (Young Engineers Victoria)
This unforgettable show is performed by two of Australia’s most seasoned fire performers, David Leach and Chris Carlos, who have mastered over ten different fire disciplines.
David Leach - An energetic and versatile performer with skills ranging from fire and circus to puppetry and magic. Graduating from VUT‘s Performing Arts Course in 1999, David has actively performed throughout Melbourne and Australia for over ten years. During this time David has been recognised as one of Australia’s top fire artists and a sophisticated corporate entertainer.
Chris Carlos- One of Australia’s top fire performers who has performed across the world and won awards internationally for his high calibre fire skills. In 2009 Chris successfully organised and ran “SpinFest”, Melbourne’s first fire spinning convention which attracted participants from all over the world.
Some recent events David & Chris have performed at include:
* WaterAid Ball @ New Melbourne Convention Centre
* Deloitte’s Mid Year Ball @ Peninsula, Docklands
* Caulfield Grammar School Anniversary Ball @ Crown Palladium
* Australia Post Christmas Function @ Nepenthe Winery, SA
* MUMUS Med Ball @ Leonda by the Yarra
* Afghan New Year Celebrations @ Springvale City Hall
* Republica NYE Arabian Nights @ Republica
* Maffra & District Agricultural Show @ Maffra Recreation Reserve
* AFL Seriously Party @ Luminare
* Monash College Christmas Party @ Monash University Caulfield Campus
* Polaris Christmas Party @ Deck 10
* Geelong Cats Members Night @ Le Parisien
* Winter Solstice Bonfire @ Collingwood Children’s Farm
* Penola Catholic College Fashion Show @ Penola Catholic College
* Bendigo New Years Eve Carnival @ Bendigo CBD
* Homeless World Cup @ The University of Melbourne
* Bar Mitzvah @ Queensbridge Hotel
* Carnivale Wodonga “Wild” @ Wodonga CBD
* … and many more
Minimum 5m x 5m stage space
Minimum 4.5m ceiling height
One power source preferred but not essential