Pause. Shift. Rebound.
Sido Adamson Biography
Sidonie is a circus artist and cat lover based on the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh peoples (Vancouver, BC.) She is a versatile performer, specializing in solo and duo aerial hoop as well as Cascordes, a unique apparatus creating with Tanya Burka in 2014. She works both locally and internationally and has been hired to be a jellyfish on two separate occasions. Most recently Sidonie cowrote and produced Pause. Shift. Rebound. and has had the fortune to spend part of 2020 in creation with Schocap Entertainment and Les Sept Doigts de la Main on their joint project LiViCi.
Maria Sample Biography
Maria is a circus artist and human powerhouse who defies categorization – part aerialist, part dancer, part director, producer, and entrepreneur. Her performances blend artistry, honesty, and awe with the creative challenge of defying gravity. Maria performs corde lisse, aerial silks, dance and acrobatics, and has experience adapting to strange and unique apparatuses. As your resident weirdo, creating site specific work is one of her favourite hobbies. She has performed for companies such as Too Fly Productions (VAMP, Robin Hood), and The Underground Circus.
Renee Mak Biography
Renee is a multi-disciplinary circus artist and creative extraordinaire based in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia and available internationally.
Unlike so many circus artists out there, she started my circus journey late at the age of 22. Despite a great desire to learn dance, gymnastics and diving, she grew up in a culture that greatly discourages creative endeavours and had no background in any sort of movement or creative realms. What started as a means to lose weight became an empowering, artistic journey that has become an integral part of her identity.