creators & Performers

Seth Bloom and Christina Gelsone met at a circus in Afghanistan, were engaged while street performing in Scotland, and married in China.  They have performed in over 20 countries, juggled on Letterman, headlined at the Big Apple Circus, and were featured in the New York Times.

 Seth (a former professional juggler) graduated from 3 clown schools and Christina (a former professional ballerina) graduated from only one -- and Princeton. They live in Harlem.


Air sculptor Daniel Wurtzel works in multiple disciplines. His air flow piece “Magic Carpet” went viral with over 2 million views. Since then, his work has been seen around the world, including pieces on Broadway and with Cirque du Soleil, Julie Taymor, Robert Lepage, and Diane Paulus.

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 West Hyler is a theater director equally at home in the circus or on Broadway.  He is working on a new Broadway show for Cirque du Soleil and has twice directed Big Apple Circus. As associate director of Jersey Boys, he staged productions of the show on five continents.