SaFire’s Bio and Previous Clients
Safire is a world-renowned circus and fire entertainer, skilled in a variety of movement arts, and has a range of performance experience. She has performed in 16 different countries around the world, over 4 million people have seen her videos online and she has appeared in dozens of television spots, magazines, newspapers, blogs and more.
Safire has been training in the circus arts since 2006 and works full-time as a professional entertainer and fire dance instructor. She is the creator of Canada’s First Fire Dance Festival, has organized dozens of circus workshops for both children and adults. She continues to develop her skills through regular training sessions, workshops, theatre courses, and by attending conventions around the world. See Safire’s skills and training listed below.
• Traditional Circus Style Multi Hooping
• Contemporary Hoop Dance
• Fire Eating and Fire Dance
• Poi and Flag Spinning
• Single and Double Staff Spinning
• Fire Fans and Silk Fan Dancing
• Contact Juggling
• Stilt Walking
• Unique Roving Characters
• Audience Participation & Improvisation
• Character Acting Skills
• Accent Training
• Costuming: Sewing, Costume Design, Custom Themed Requests
• Organization: Event Planning & Event Organization
• Marketing: Event Marketing & Ticket Sales
• Production: Show Directing and Choreography
• Web: Web Design, Social Networking, Blogging, etc.
• Media: Graphic Design, Print, Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Video & Audio Editing
• Audio: Safire brings all her own sound and equipment for shows.
A Sample of Our Previous Clients
University of Lethbridge – Bachelor of Education
University of Lethbridge – Bachelor of Fine Arts w/ Distinction
Keyano College, Fort McMurray – Visual Arts Diploma
Hari Om Yoga School – 200 Hr. Yoga Teacher Training & Certification
See a sample list of Safire’s Circus, Acting, and Fire Dance Training
Industry Related Honours and Awards
2017 – Present: SynergyFlowArts Ambassador
2016 – Present: Hoopologie Ambassador
2016 – Canspin Awards Festival of the Year for the Spin Out Fire Festival
2015 – Canspin Awards Most Influential Canadian Flow Artist
2015 – Canspin Awards Festival of the Year for the Spin Out Fire Festival
2013 – Hooping.org’s Fire Hooper of the Year for her Triple Fire Hoop Video
2010 – Hooping.org’s Video of the Year for her Love the Process Video
2009 – She Takes on the World Blog’s ‘Woman of the year’
2009 – Hooping.org’s Hoop Instructor of the Year for her YouTube Tutorial Series
2008 – Clipstar Worldwide Talent Search $10,000 Winner
World Wide Performer and Instructor
Safire has performed and taught in 16 countries around the world.
Safire’s Other Skills and Projects
Entertainment Agency and Creative Director
In addition to her own performances, Safire also assists clients in booking out other stage acts, performers, roving characters, and dancers. If you’re looking to create a unique theme for your event we can put together a custom creation for your event. Just call or e-mail to find out more.
Festival Event Organizer
Planning an event takes a tremendous amount of work. As the creator and organizer of the Spin Out Festival Safire has tons of hands on experience with running a large scale event. From websites, marketing, tickets, venue rentals, booking caterers, DJs, videographers, photographers, and organizing volunteers, we’ve dealt with it all. Have confidence that when you book with us that we can troubleshoot and prevent a range of event problems. Spin Out has been running since 2010, continues to expand it’s offerings, and sells out every year.
Content Creator and Blogger
In 2009, Safire created an online social networking site for hoop dancers that included 20,000 members worldwide. The site and the forums have now been transferred to a new blog based site that includes a range of content, instructional videos, tutorials, resources, and information about hula hoop dancing and the fire arts community.
Online Course Instructor
While completing her teaching degree at the University of Lethbridge, Safire began teaching hoop dance classes as a way to practice teaching. She now provides several online hoop dancing courses through HoopingClasses.com as well as a distance training and certification program for those who are interested in becoming a hoop dance instructor.
Youth Motivational Speaker
In 2008 Safire produced her first motivational talk for youth and has been performing her unique anti-bullying show for schools across Canada even since. She is now currently booking her presentation through Canadian School Presenters. If you would like to inquire about booking Safire’s Youth Show please contact them directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 1-888-932-8228.