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When our senses are set free, unexplainable phenomena occur…
The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Arts presented AURA, an annual high price ticked donor event supporting the mission and vision of SMoCA
On the flip side, ODYSSEY was a sponsored family day which opened the museum’s doors for free to a new public and children. Continue reading
FOUNDER/OWNER AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, GREGANGELO & VELOCITY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY, WHIRLING DERVISH
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For a very special one night engagement, The Velocity Circus Dance Company and Singers were selected to perform excerpts from the hit musical CHICAGO featuring rock star Huey Lewis … Continue reading
Academy of Friends / American Cancer Society / American India Foundation / Aquarium of the Bay / The Arab Film Festival / Boys & Girls Clubs of America / Bread and Roses / California Academy of Science / Children of Shelters / Children United by Experience / Cultural Restoration Tourism Project / Effection Charities / Genesis Health Hospice, IL / Habitat for Humanity / Little Sisters of the Poor / New Leaf Services / People Reaching Out / Rebuilding Together / San Francisco Zoological Society / The Seed School Foundation / Special Olympics / etc… Continue reading
Ala Moana Hawaii’s Center / Asparagus Festival, Stockton CA / Banana Festival, Sacramento CA / Bill Graham Presents (various concert shows) / Broadway Premier of “Circus Diva”, Roseland / Bumbershoot Festival, Seattle Center / Carmel Performing Arts Festival / CCA-California College of the Arts Centennial celebration / Copia, American Center for Food, Wine & the Arts / “Daybreak Morning Show”, Channel 4 / de Young fine art museum of San Francisco – Interactive Arts & Entertainment installation / Femina Ms. India Pageant (Hyderabad, India) / Gala Opening of San Francisco City Hall / Java 1 private B-52′s concert / KidFest, Concord CA / Marco Polo Opera, Bohemian Grove / Milwaukee “Riversplash” Festival (double aerial act suspended from bridge) / NBA Half-time show / New Leaf / Oregon Country Fair, Eugene, OR / Pumpkin Festival, Elk Grove Park, Sacramento / San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival, Palace of Fine Arts Theater / San Francisco Mayor’s Office of Community Development / San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Benefit / San Francisco Pride Parade / San Francisco Symphony / Sonoma County Fair / Tennessee Aquarium / Theatre Artaud, San Francisco / Utah Arts Festival / etc… Continue reading
Transport your guests into a new realm.
Through a brilliant combination of multi media, theatrical and special effect artistry combined with signature fantastical performing artists, Gregangelo will transform and animate your venue into a sensational Wonderworld …
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archives / California Academy of Science / de Young museum, San Francisco (Various interactive art installations and live performances) / Museum of California in Oakland / Nevada Museum of Art / Santa Cruz Museum of art and History / Toledo Museum of Art / etc… Continue reading
Cirque Du Soleil’s Variety Series “Cosmique” on Bravo / Destination Stardom Pax TV / ET Entertainment Tonight / Eye of the Bay TV (fashion show) / HDTV “Home Strange Home” / Ripley’s Believe It or Not (feature on Contortionists) / Sabado Gigante International Variety Show Univision / Tore Dahlin’s Big Diamond Mystery / etc… Continue reading
All of Velocity’s signature Arts & Entertainment packages are one of a kind and custom tailored to every detail of your event or show Continue reading
From Arabesque, to Can- Can, to show stopping Broadway Chorus ensembles, The Velocity Dance co is available to customize high impact shows in any style
Come Explore the enchanted realms of the house after hours. Characters from every corner of your imagination come to life, surprise performances delight, sensual pleasures ignite… Continue reading
Click Here to See Our VIDEOS on YouTube! San Francisco Chronicle Friday, July 30, 1999 Daredevil Performers Bring Variety to the Big Top Modern circus is all acrobat, no animals By Daedalus Howell, Special to the Chronicle Some people really … Continue reading
*Bring the thrill, excitement and glamour of the 007 silver screen legends to life at your event!
*Adventure, spectacle and stunts abound as we stage special effect performances where the line between fantasy and reality is blurred.
*From retro to futuristic, Villain to Hero— we recreate a flurry of entertainment inspired by a fusion of James Bond 007 films.
007 stage shows feature a fusion of theatrical fights, acrobatics, aerial stunts, dance, and contortion all on a special effects film and lighting background.
1001 Arabian Nights Ensemble
• Sublime Arabian dance
• Acrobatics & balancing
• Ambient contortion
• Floor shows available with multiple costume looks Continue reading
Join our royal hosts, Baron and Baroness Von Daisy and their exquisite cast of artists and entertainers at this most opulent Beaux Arts Ball!
Court Jesters, Heralding Trumpeters, Elegant String ensembles, Living Statues, Palm and Tarot readers, Artisans, Body Painters and Henna Artists, Insane Royal Guard, and Far East Magi delight all of your senses… Continue reading
• This variety ensemble of characters provide ambiance and charismatic antics which spring your guests back to the speakeasy days of gangsters and dames, & divas and decadence!
• Full glittering floor-shows, song & dance numbers, tap dancers, more! Continue reading
Boogie back in time and immerse yourself in this socially progressive decade…
This man will warp your mind and senses with dramatic displays of gravity-defying contortion with warped charisma!
*Velocity Power Stilts
From solo aerialists to full ensembles and flying stunts on any apparatus, we will add daring spectacle to the airspace of your venue…
• Custom sculpts beautiful miniature glass amulets, and animals as keepsakes for your guests
• An engaging activity to watch!
Swimming & Aerial Acrobatic Mermaid
• Beautiful ambient swimming in pools
• Ambient Aerial mermaid in hoop
• Ambient “beached” contorting mermaid• Combine all of the above if you have the correct setting Continue reading
Bring out the animal in you with all of our anthropomorphic animal characters…
Art Explodes to Life – Inspired by a multitude of Fine Arts Museum Exhibitions… Continue reading
Real life look alike brings this legend to life with interactive and stage song performances…
From elegant to bizarre add black & white, platinum and shades of gray to set the mood… Continue reading
Add a little Blu to your event with this highly skilled ensemble of characters, acrobatic, dancers, aerialists, and variety artists – all clad in our signature collection of opulent blue regalia. Continue reading
• This brilliant Mongolian National Ensemble perform traditional and contemporary folk and urban artistry
• Musical ensembles featuring mesmerizing throat singers, horse hair fiddle, more!
• World-class contortionists
• Dance Ensembles
• Multi-media stage shows with “Edutainment” narrative
• Cultural workshops Continue reading
A variety of Dance characters, performances, and dance concerts are available in any discipline and any theme…
From Anglo to Zembai, we could present any Ethnic Dance of the world.
From the tiniest subatomic particles, to the most majestic of spiraling galaxies, all elements of nature revolve. It is the first, and will be the last, story told by the universe. Continue reading
Glamorous Soprano Diva performs hair-raising classical to contemporary and techno-opera arias.
Drummers of any genre -from ethnic to techno -bring a dynamic rhythm and beat to raise the pulse anywhere and for everyone ! … Continue reading
• Ambient fire manipulation & dance
• Acrobatics & clowning antics
• Fire & Ice theme ensembles available
• For aerials, acrobatic, specialty shows Continue reading
Bring Spring time to your event any time of year with this cast of blossoming and buzzing characters.
The Fou Fou Ha’s are character, dancer, buffoon, pranksters and an animated performance troupe extraordinaire!
With a myriad of color-filled costumes- resembling a cross between Dr. Seuss, Antique Court Jesters and fantastic Anime characters – Fou Fou Ha! adds a fantastical element to any event with their “jaw-dropping dance numbers” that mix a “Fosse precision with a Jim Henson sensibility.” Continue reading
Funny Bunny rabbit erforms comic antics while face painting
• Meet & greet, and interactive games at children’s events
• Female Impersonators and Gender Illusionists grace the stage with bawdy- to- glamorous charisma, dance, and talent
• Follies style spectacle shows, emcees, song and dance numbers available
• Custom gender-bending characters available for any theme Continue reading
• San Francisco’s golden girl of musical entertainment will sing and our signature songs, jazz standards, or customize your favorite tunes for the guest of honor or company!
• She may act as charismatic and comical emcee and mistress of ceremonies in a variety of characters and voices.
• Her fastidious efforts to customize shows to specific audiences makes Ms. GG Bridges a highly sought-after performer for corporate and special events. Continue reading
• Strong muscle men dance, partner balance, & manipulate silk flags as a floor show
• Ambient performances as well as chiseled classic painted statues (any classic or contemporary male statue may be replicated)
• Available as Muscle Men for Meet & Greet, or carrying out guest of honor with pomp and circumstance on rickshaw or carriage
• A variety of costumes and looks are available Continue reading
• Add a little green to your occasion with a Magical Leprechaun and Lady, Irish lassie or any other Irish tradition, folklore, or fantasy…
• Play pub games to your hearts content
• The Ultimate Green Themed event
• A Mid Summer’s Night Dream in the Enchanted Garden Continue reading
• Indulge your guests in a blissful realm with this fragrant Hookah lounge that appeals to all of the senses.
• Exotic female and male attendants prepare the opulent water pipes with sweet, sensual tobaccos…
Experience the passion of the Iberian Peninsula with these fascinating dances
• Energetic and charismatic Latin jugglers will dance the samba and salsa while juggling a wide variety of objects including juggling balls, rings, pins, soccer balls, hats, and other various objects
• We can juggle anything! Continue reading
Amazing & fun kids parties with puppets, candies, balloons, fortune telling, henna tattoos, face & body painting…
This Commission from the San Francisco de Young Museum was in tandem with the opening and closing of the Chihuly Glass exhibit
Latin dancing & drumming, Mambo, Carmen, Zorro all stars…
• Fantasitc opulent greeting character and ambient spectacle
•Kings & Queens
• Sensual & elegant vampire
This collaboration between Gregangelo, a San Francisco, USA based performing/ multi-media artist, and Raghava KK, a Bangalore, India based visual/fine artist, was commissioned by the American India Foundation and presented in San Jose, CA. Continue reading
Marie Antoinette characters in Marie Antoinette hair, makeup & costumes perform and entertain guests..
Moulin Rouge character ensembles in Moulin Rouge hair, makeup & costumes…
• Phenomenal acrobatic dance floor shows…
Mystic Pixies Youth Contortion Ensemble
Ambient and stage act artistic gymnastics, contortion, ribbon dances, hoop and club manipulation…
• Dancing / • Flirt with guests / • Dress guests as nerds
A real lady-killer!!
Oneironautics refers to the ability to travel within a dream, usually on a conscious basis.
A traveler in a dream may be called an oneironaut… Continue reading
Pharaoh, Cleopatra and Egyptian characters…
• Transcribes guest names into hieroglyphics
• Ancient Drumming and Dancing
Plate spinning- Fantastic manipulations defy gravity and mesmerize both on stage and interactive…
In this quarter-mile-long installation (inside of a wine cave), we brought our clients memories, dreams and future hopes to life. Each guest walk this “path of life” and emerge at the other end both invigorated and connecting within the mind of their host… Continue reading
The illustrious Night Circus gala, presented by Target Commercial Interiors, Tiffany & Bosco, P.A. and Great American Title Agency, Inc. at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) rolled into town to leave guests spellbound on Saturday evening, May 11, 2013… Continue reading
Heliopolis-City of the Sun-
From the fabled city of ancient Egyptian gods to the contemporary stages of the world, Gregangelo and Velocity Arts presents a stellar cast of international performing artists, museum quality costuming and a breathtaking journey through the space/time continuum. Heliopolis is rich with mesmerizing music, awe-inspiring dance, gravity defying circus arts and captivating multi-media visual effects.
Rolling characters and dancers glide with grace and charisma through any smooth surface venue…
• Energia Do Samba ensembles add excitement and flare to any event
• Floor shows, costume parades, drummers, musicians, dancers, classes Continue reading
This show is commissioned by the de Young Museum in tandem with the exhibit “PICASSO MASTERPIECES FROM The Musée National Picasso, Paris”.
San Frantasia -A Journey Through the Mythical City-
“Magical… Entertaining… Delightfully Inventive… Fetching Extravaganza… Eye_Candy.”
-San Francisco Chronicle Continue reading
Gregangelo was commissioned to conceive and direct a very specialized performance celebrating the Gala opening of the new state of the art, artful, architectural wonder TERMINAL 3 at SFO (San Francisco International Airport) dubbed: “T3E”… Continue reading
Amazing slackrope performances
Acrobalancing, wire walking with juggling, tumbling, entertaining audiences in various characters…
• An ethereal living portal spectacle for any engagement
• This ensemble of aerialists, acrobats, stilters, dancers, flag spinners, and more, greet your guests with motion and charisma
• This antic, enshrouded in fog (machines) make guests feel as if they are entering the heavenly realm of the nine layers of clouds, fog, and paradise!
Wonder Woman & The Bionic Woman combine powers with the strength and grace of a super hero and the loveable charisma of a consummate performer… Continue reading
Super Heroes Characters & Ensembles
Super Hero aerialists, contortionists, acrobatics, stilters and more…
• Urban Arts brings a diverse community of youth and mentors together to create dance, music and art in a non violent and self-expressive environment.
• DANCE BATTLES: Opposing teams non-violently, but competitively dual through old and newschool break dance, hip hop, B boy /girl, pop and lock, body language, vigorous acrobatics, and revelatory movements. Continue reading
Dinner Theater, Family Games, DJ, Band, Interactivity, Ambience, Custom Entertainment for Wedding… Continue reading
• Dazzling, shimmering showgirls and floor shows
• Rhinestone Review shows featuring Elvis impersonators, and more!
• Ambient, Interactive Candy Girls and Boys, Vegas characters Continue reading
The Asparagus Family Circus show was commissioned by the Stockton Asparagus festival for their center stage Continue reading
FOUNDER/OWNER AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, GREGANGELO & VELOCITY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY, WHIRLING DETVISH
Gregangelo is the founding and artistic director Continue reading
Once upon a time on a tiny green planet
The LEAN GREEN QUEEN stole everyone’s heart
She was stalky, and lovely, and POWERFUL
And a Businesswoman who was super smart!
(SHE: YOU’RE FIRED!!)… Continue reading
22nd Annual Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival
The Greatest Pumpkin Show on Earth
Elk Grove Park, Sacramento
October 1st & 2nd 2016 Continue reading
Whirling Dervish, Aerials, Comedy, Contortion, Dance, Opera Diva, Fire dancers, Gyronaut & Phobos, Impersonators, Magic, Marionette, Musical Talent, Nebular, Snake Charmer, Stratosphere, Super Gigi, Titan, V-Troupe, Velocity Stilts, Zamora… Continue reading
TO LIVE FOREVER
Event Art Installations at Nevada Museum of the Art
*Promoting the Exhibit
*Egyptian Birthday Bazaar Continue reading