Benny Buettner: (Performer/Writer) Benny is the co-founder of Magic Circus, and he has over 20 years professional experience in Europe and America.He is a SAG member and was featured in several films, including Dr. Dolittle, The Princess Diaries and on TV in Nash Bridges. For school children he has been performing/ teaching with A Live Act and Fair Players in the Bay Area. In Stockholm he initiated projects for children such as "Video Now" and "Anti Drug Theater" for the Swedish Government
Bebe Conrad.: (Performer/Director/Writer) Bebe is the co-founder of Magic Circus with over 15 years professional experience. She directed "Tricksters the World Over". She has co-directed several productions for Magic Circus, as well as other productions in New York and San Francisco. She is a member of the Screen Actors Guild and has appeared in Dr. Dolittle and several international film/TV productions.
Description of program: Benny Bendini's award-winning 20 quick-change characters appear as he delights with mime, chapeaugraphy, comedy, magic, accompanied by famous musical scores and sound effects. One shape makes many hats from around the world! Historical and international characters come to life!
THE AMAZING SCIENCE WIZ SHOW (K - 6)
Explores phenomena of physics, earth science, green environmental education and visual perception with large moving optical illusions.
TRICKSTERS, TRUTH & CONSEQUENCES (K-6)
Three multicultural plays from Africa, Mexico & Germany
Character education and good decision making
TRICKSTERS THE WORLD OVER (K-6)
Three multicultural plays form Ethiopian, Japan and Native American
Anti-tobacco Education, language arts
MAKE YOUR STUDENTS STORIES COME ALIVE (K-6)
Creative Writing/ Language Arts
THE SUPER NUTRITION SHOW (PreK-K)
Healthy food, healthy body, healthy planed with puppetry & magic