Resumé

Tammy FireFly

Tammy Firefly is an internationally acclaimed performance artist who has entertained and enthralled audiences across the world, from awe inspiring aerial performances in Bali to breath-taking fire dances in Costa Rica. Her first world tour kicked off in 2007 and she has been on the move ever since. With an inventive style that ranges from playful to provocative and from daring to inspiring, Tammy Firefly’s acts are uniquely her own.

Her extensive repertoire is inspired by her travels and rooted in diverse training, including stage theater, circus arts, acrobatics and yoga. Tammy Firefly’s performances rely on a creative approach to production and the apparatuses she uses, ensuring a memorable experience, whether the production focuses on aerial acrobatics, fire and spark acts, hula hooping, character work, stilt walking or LED visuals.

Whether she is twisting and tumbling through delicate bands of fabric or spinning high above in rings of fire, Tammy Firefly’s stunning performances amaze and delight.

Her passion for performance and design was sparked early on. Since 2002, Tammy Firefly has broadened her range of experience and expertise with successful ventures into performance art, event production, clothing design, yoga and business management. Whether she is crafting her next exhilarating performance or designing inventive apparel pieces, Tammy Firefly strives channel her enthusiasm and energy into the output.

Tammy Firefly also has a vast range of experience in instruction and training. From corporate team building classes to private sessions, Tammy Firefly delivers classes that accommodate all levels and objectives.

Tammy Firefly is available based in Los Angeles, California and is available for performances, production coordination and instruction both locally and internationally.

Professional Development & Activities:

  • Event producer, Rise Big Sur (Big Sur, CA)
  • Performance director, Phases of the Moon Festival (Ozark, Arkansas)
  • Producer, technical director and performer for Desert Dwellers Live experience (World Wide)
  • Performance coordinator, Lucidity Festival (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Performance coordinator and producer for Envision festival (Uvita, Costa Rica)
  • Artistic Director, Hawthorne Gallery annual event (Big Sur, CA)
  • Aerial Director, Fire Drums (Northern, Ca)
  • Aerial Director, HoopCamp Retreats (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • Workshop facilitator, Sacred Circularities (Ubud, Bali)
  • Workshop presenter and performer, Bali Spirit Festival (Ubud, Bali)
  • Youth Circus program, (Wisefool, NM)
  • Wanderlust Festival, facilitator/performer (Squaw Valley, Tahoe, CA)
  • Host Workshops and Play Spaces for Festivals around Australia (All Over Australia)
  • WoodFord Folk Fest, Adelaide Fringe Fest, Melbourne Rainbow Serpent, R.S.L D’Alliance
  • In house entertainment creator for Club East (Broad Beach, Au)

International Appearances:

2015

  • The Yoga Spa (Nosara, Costa Rica
  • Mercedes Benz (Kauai, HI)
  • Envision Festival (Uvita, Costa Rica)
  • Bali Spirit Festival (Ubud, Bali)
  • Sacred Circularities (Ubud, Bali)
  • Universal Religion (Kathmandu, Nepal)
  • Playboy Mansion (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Kalani (Big Island, HI)
  • New Years Eve Corporate event (Barbuda, Antigua)
  • 2014

  • Olympic Stadium (Seoul, South Korea)
  • Sacred Circularities (Ubud, Bali)
  • Sonic Bloom (Denver, CO)
  • Hilton corporation (Maui, HI)
  • Hawthorne Gallery (Big Sur, CA)
  • Phases of the Moon (Danville, Illinois)
  • Audi Grand Opening (Orange County)
  • 2013

  • Circus Gatti (3 month Canadian tour)
  • Rainbow Serpent (Melbourne, Australia)
  • Wine Spirits (Tecate Mexico)
  • Sacred Circularities (Ubud, Bali)
  • Wanderlust Festival (Squaw Valley, Tahoe, CA)
  • Florida Flow Festival (Lakeworth, FL)
  • HoopCamp (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • 2012 Eclipse Festival (Cairns, Australia)
  • Club Med (Lindamen Islands, WhitSundays, Australia)
  • Earth Freq (Queensland, Australia)
  • Tasmania Circus Festival (Tasmania, Australia)
  • Rainbow Serpent (Melbourne, Australia)
  • Burning Man Fractal Nation (Black Rock City, NV)
  • 2011

  • City of Lights with Zen Arts (Mammoth Mountain, CA)
  • Telus World Ski and Snowboard Festival (Vancouver, Whistler Resort, Canada)
  • Pacific North West Tour, www.Mutaytor.com
    ~ Eugene, Oregon
    ~ Portland, Oregon
    ~ Vancouver, Canada
    ~ Neumo’s, Seattle
    ~ Boise, Idaho
    ~ Salt Lake City, Utah
    ~ Denver, Colorado
  • Knotts Berry Farm (Anaheim, CA, usa)
  • Torrey Pines Hilton Resort, (La Jolla, CA, usa)
  • 2010

  • Adelaide Fringe Festival (Garden of Unearthly Delight, Adelaide, Australia)
  • Exodus (opening ceremony, Tenterfield Park, Australia)
  • Rainbow Serpent (Melbourne, Australia)
  • WoodFord Folk Festival (WoodFord, Australia)
  • Island Vibe (Stradbrooke Island, Australia)
  • Ocean Beach/SkyLounge Club (Kuta, Bali)
  • SailClub (Nha Trang, Vietnam)
  • Rasta Home featuring “Job to Do” (KoPhanNag, Thailand)
  • Drop In (KoPhanNog, Thailand)
  • Sunsets Resort (KoPhiPhi, Thailand)

Skills Performed:

  • Aerial Acrobatic, Spark and Fire Illusions, Fire performances, Hula Hoop, Stilt walking, characters, LED
  • Visuals, event production, stage manager, artistic director
  • Business/Performance Affiliations:
    ~ Dream World Cirque (www.dreamworldcirque.com)
    ~ Desert Dwellers Live Experience (www.desertdwellers.org)
    ~ Lucent Dossier (www.lucentdossier.com)
    ~ SkyFireArts (www.skyfirearts.com)
    ~ Spark Fire Dance (www.dreamworldcirque.com)
    ~ Nomad Artz (www.Nomadartz.com)
    ~ Rise Big Sur (www.RiseBigSur.com)
    ~ Lucidity Festival (www.lucidityfestival.com)
    ~ Envision Festival (www.envisionfestival.com)
    ~ Phases of the Moon (www.phasesofthemoonfestival.com)

Training:

  • Yoga Alliance, Kundalini RYT (Rishikesh, India)
  • International Yoga Festival (Rishikesh, India)
  • Rigging 101 & 102 with Brett Copes (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • Bali Spirit Festival (Ubud, Bali)
  • Cirque School LA (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Rhythmic Gymnastic summer program (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Aerial Dance Festival (Boulder, Colorado)
  • Anti-Gravity, Aerial Cirques Training (Orlando, FL usa)
  • Rodleighs, Trix Circus, Aerial Training, Theatre and Performing arts Center (Gold Coast,
    Australia)
  • Brisbane Juggling Convention, Technical Poi/Staff/Hoop workshops, (Brisbane, Australia)

Education:

  • 2014 Yoga Alliance 200hr Yoga Instructor certification (Rishikesh, India)
  • 2009 Circus School Australia (Gold Coast, AU)
  • 2005 Vidal Sassoon, Advanced Academy of Global Education, London Education Center
    Artistic Fashion & Hair Design (London, England)
  • 2004 San Diego City College, Business Communications and Market management diploma (San
    Diego, CA, USA)
  • 2002 Santa Barbara City College, development of Theatre and Fine Arts (Santa Barbara, CA,
    USA)
  • 2002 Arroyo Grande High School, Graduate and Achievement of Theatre Arts and Dance (CA,
    USA)