Paradox Theatre is a partnership with one interactive theatre performer - Mike
Rawlinson. aka Professor Paradox:
I've been a professional
children's entertainer since 1988 and have evolved a
unique style combining the arts of clowning, magic, storytelling,
slapstick, improvisation, audience
participation and mime.
Before that I was a
Teacher of the Alexander Technique (and still am),
before that I was a potter and an art teacher, before that I worked on an
organic farm, and before that I was a research scientist for a
So that's enough background - here is the stuff you might want to know
a a member of Equity,
have public liability insurance, and have advanced
disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau,.
full risk assessment has been carried out, and with the exception of young
children wetting their pants from laughing too much, none of my shows
foreseeable risks to the public or audience.
great at shows for theatres, arts festivals, parties, play-schemes, schools, family days, and some corporate and special
events. I work in places where children and families have come to see
live performance. I don't work in situations where there is a bar open
and I'm expected to entertain the kids so that adults can get on with
boozing and socialising!
you can see I don't wear scary make up and a red nose which may frighten
children. As my friends have observed, I don't need clown make-up!
my material is original and is written and devised by myself and my
Prices of shows are on the
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