This panel is part of CircusTalk’s Circus and Changing Realities 2020 series. In this episode, titled American Circus–The Now & The Future,…Read more
Circus Artist, Producer, Director -United States
Joseph Pinzon is the founder and creative producer of Short Round Productions, a Los Angeles-based circus company responsible for the show "Filament". With over 25 years of performing experience, Joseph also holds an MS in Arts Leadership from USC, a BA in Psychology from UCLA, and is a graduate of the National Circus School in Montreal where he specialized in aerial techniques. He has worked internationally with companies such as Cirque Éloize, Compagnia Finzi Pasca, Cirque du Soleil, Les 7 Doigts de la Main, Chämaleon Productions GmbH, and Wintergarten Varieté. As an educator, he has taught and lectured at ENC in Montreal, NCCA in London, and NICA in Melbourne. Several students he has coached have gone on to working with the companies mentioned above, in addition to Spiegelworld, Palazzo Productions GmbH, GOP Productions GmbH, and Strut & Fret Production House.