Fire Performers Needed

Fire Performers Needed

Postby Screemer » Fri Nov 27, 2009 7:36 pm

Thursday at sundown at the black rock city wedding chappel (website coming soon) to perform as an ailse for me the bride to walk through and to spin when the chapel burns.

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Postby gaminwench » Sat Nov 28, 2009 9:54 pm

Beautiful idea!! an aisle of fire, mmmmmm....
Might I suggest...

You provide/arrange fuel, station and safety for the firefolk, making it much easier for them, and for your peace of mind...
also, it's a little early to 'sign' participants up for playa events - but GREAT to have a 'head's up'...

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Postby gaminwench » Sat Nov 28, 2009 9:55 pm

....and CONGRATULATIONS, Bride!!
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Postby Screemer » Sun Nov 29, 2009 9:32 am

Yes will have fuel station, will post again closer to the event, thanks for the heads up!
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Postby klondike_bar » Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:46 pm

id suggest finding a team of poi spinners to move down the aisle while spinning excess fuel to create the fiery "sides" of the aisle.
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Postby AntiM » Mon Nov 30, 2009 5:34 pm

Well, except you're technically not supposed to spin off on the playa.

We do fire safety, but our conclave usually has practice that night. Or sometimes Wednesday. Or sometimes it gets canceled.... but MyLarry and I do the fuel station on wheels for the Utah conclave. I wouldn't know if we'd be availalbeuntil shortly before the event.
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Postby Fire_Moose » Tue Dec 01, 2009 8:18 am

ok check this out....

Your get 10 staff spinners and make 2 rows of 5 for you aisle.

have them grouped in pairs and each pair uses a different fuel.

so like the first 2 will be dipped in white gas, the second 2 in kerosene, the third 2 in denatured alc, and the fourth and fifth using the colored flames.

as you guys are walking back down the aisle, after the wedding. each of the spinners does a burn off as you pass (or all at the same time, depending on what yer looking for).
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Postby mdmf007 » Tue Dec 01, 2009 11:46 am

Fire_Moose wrote:ok check this out....

Your get 10 staff spinners and make 2 rows of 5 for you aisle.

have them grouped in pairs and each pair uses a different fuel.

so like the first 2 will be dipped in white gas, the second 2 in kerosene, the third 2 in denatured alc, and the fourth and fifth using the colored flames.

as you guys are walking back down the aisle, after the wedding. each of the spinners does a burn off as you pass (or all at the same time, depending on what yer looking for).


and then proceeds to set your brides dress and your hair on fire. I want to come watch!
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Postby klondike_bar » Wed Dec 02, 2009 8:04 am

[quote="AntiM"]Well, except you're technically not supposed to spin off on the playa.
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hmm, i dint realise that before. will burning fuel drips damage the playa?
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Postby AntiM » Wed Dec 02, 2009 10:25 am

Oh, probably not, but several of our performers do have spin buckets to catch the excess fuel. Not that these get used during the heat of the performance in the Great Circle!

I honestly don't know if it is a real issue or not.
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Postby pinemom » Thu Dec 03, 2009 8:09 am

Spin Buckets saves cups and cups of fuel...it is a LONG week ya know....
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Postby karlonwheels » Sat Dec 05, 2009 7:34 am

Count me in, especially as I'm an Anti M fan, and didn't even know she is a fire creature!

Circus performance and fire is one of my jobs, when I'm not making sculpture. I'd be quite happy to juggle, eat, or spin for your wedding.

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Postby CarissaMiller » Sun Jan 31, 2010 9:09 pm

I am down! Just reminde me once the event gets closer. Congradulations!
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Postby Edana » Sun Jan 31, 2010 9:53 pm

Can you be a bit more specific about what you're looking for? Staff, poi, hoops etc.
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Postby CarissaMiller » Sun Jan 31, 2010 9:58 pm

I spin poi and fire contact juggle, but I enjoy working with all kinds of toys
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Postby LittleJack » Mon Feb 15, 2010 3:05 pm

Please contact those of us who express interest here as it gets closer, as I'm sure I'm not the only one who'd like to participate, but will most likely forget about this thread as the Burn gets closer.

I can bring poi and/or flaming devil sticks.
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Re: Fire Performers Needed

Postby happydragon » Mon Feb 15, 2010 4:50 pm

Assuming I do ge the time off work and make it, I am down. Notice you are from SD- give me a shout sometime.
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Postby amad77 » Wed Mar 24, 2010 8:17 pm

I can spin with a staff
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Postby doppelGanger » Sun Jun 27, 2010 2:26 pm

I would love to take part in this, as a poi spinner.
See ya on the playa
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Postby AntiM » Sun Jun 27, 2010 2:34 pm

karlonwheels wrote:Count me in, especially as I'm an Anti M fan, and didn't even know she is a fire creature!

Circus performance and fire is one of my jobs, when I'm not making sculpture. I'd be quite happy to juggle, eat, or spin for your wedding.

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Postby Bounce530 » Sun Jun 27, 2010 9:05 pm

I'd say I'd come spin there, but I think it's to close to the EP-MnG time.
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Postby FaeTora » Sun Jun 27, 2010 9:10 pm

I might be able to. I have to see if I can get a new set of poi in for BM then though as I wasn't planning on setting anything a fire (though isn't fire sexy!). At the very least I'd be willing to help with the planning or what have yous. Please let me know as it gets closer.
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Postby Code-A » Sat Jul 03, 2010 7:42 am

Wow, what a beautiful idea!!

I would be most honored to dance for you're aisle of fire!

I'll talk to my conclave tribe and see if I can gather some of them as well.

Congratulations !

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Postby Code-A » Sat Jul 03, 2010 7:48 am

btw, I spin poi, staff, hoops and just started performing on stilts...

oh yeah, and spinning fuel into a bucket is the way

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