Walker, Storyteller, Juggler, Mime, Fire Eater,
Musician, Songster, Jester, Poet, Magician,
Circus Skills Workshop Practitioner
Meet and Greet. Walkabout. Workshops and Shows.
Is a multi talented Entertainer
For all events and all occasions including village fairs, craft fayres, school fetes, music festivals, partys, weddings, corporate functions, summer balls and banquets.
Peter Optical performs in playgrounds, streets, gardens, houses, and places of worship, as well as woods, meadows, hotels, marquees or the grandeur of castles, halls and stately homes. Libraries, museums, stores, shopping malls are also his performance area as is a Theatre or art centre stage.
With over 35 years experience in Theatre and the associated arts Peter Optical has honed his skills to suit all occasions at home and abroad.
From the smallest village fete to Royal Occasions at Chatsworth House, Hampton Court and Ludlow Castle Peter Optical has enthralled audiences of all ages with his proficiency as a stilt walker, his dexterity as a juggler, his ability as a musician, his nerve when fire eating and his flair for Storytelling.
Thank you for providing medieval entertainment so much enjoyed by the Royal Party. (Queen's visit Ludlow Castle 2003)
At weddings, medieval banquets, fairs and festivals Peter Optical combines his talents as a stilt walker, juggler and fire eater with magic, mime, music, storytelling and song.
A Circus Skills Practitioner Peter Optical is available for workshops in juggling, stilt walking, mime, improvisation and other associated circus/theatre arts at schools, colleges, churches, fairs and festivals.
As well as involvement in numerous art projects Peter Optical has on more than one occasion taught, advised and directed the Circus Skills required for the hit circus musical Barnum.
Under his banner Stilt Creations, the ever imaginative Peter Optical has created many highly popular stilt characters for Meet & Greet, Mix & Mingle and general Walkabout.
All characters can be adapted to perform without stilts for walkabout entertainment where a venue is not suitable for a stilt walker or stiltwalkers are not required.
Peter Optical as The
Storyteller weaves a story
with a storytelling skill that appeals to all ages.
These stories are often interwoven with music and song.
Peter Optical has recently devised two new programmes for primary schools. Magic Scarecrow, a storytelling, magic show and Sight and Sound, a programme in which Peter Optical demonstrates a wide range of musical instruments.
An Equity member Peter Optical is also a registered stage director.
He has full public liability insurance and holds enhanced and standard disclosure certificates/CRB checks.
As well as performing nationally and internationally, Essex based Peter Optical is within easy reach of London and the Home Counties.
Prices on request
See below for Peter Optical’s secondary website
For further information
Adventures with Flash
Alas I have no Flash
A quest to discover Flash
For further information
Tel. 01702 715882