Patrice Fernando Marques is well known on both sides of the Atlantic as an energetic, highly creative producer of spectacular entertainment. His career in entertainment began in 1979 at the Lido de Paris. Five years later he moved to the US and became the production manager for the international touring show Broadway On Ice, featuring Olympic World Champions Dorothy Hamill and Scott Hamilton. He went on to NYC and worked with KL Management managing several US national tours including: David Copperfield, Anything Goes with Mitzy Gaynor, Camelot with Robert Goulet, The King and I, and Phantom of the Opera. Patrice returned to Europe and was responsible for the creation and production of the first worldwide touring show of the LIDO de Paris (Lido La Tournee) and toured the globe for 4 years.
He then went on to produce his own show Paris CanCan, which for over 5 years toured major theaters throughout Europe, Asia, Australia. He has also worked as an independent consultant for Disneyland Paris and for Celebrity Cruise line as a Producer.
For the last 10 years he has been producing shows for three major casinos in Portugal (Estoril, Lisbon, Figueira da Foz), including Toujours Cancan, Sexy Lady, Dance Fever, Hot Legs, Showtime and Flashback and was responsible for bringing renowned productions such as Lord of the Dance, St Petersburg Ballet on Ice, Crazy Horse, Tango Pasion, and Celtic Legends to Portugal. Patrice has now joined forces with UAU International to produce shows such as TANGO PASION, TAP FACTORY and other projects in development.
Experienced as a dancer and choreographer, Vincent Pausanias has directed and choreographed many different shows in France and all over the world for Patrice Marques Productions : "Les Grands Ballets du Music Hall", "Hot Legs", "Dance Fever", "ShowTime", "La Grande Revue de Paris", "Hot Summer", "Hot Winter", "Hot Season" and "Flash Back".... to name just a few !
Vincent has choreographed two shows, "Pulse" & "Ghost Light" for the "Solstice", he has also directed and choreographed the show "Velocity" for "Silhouette" for the new class Solstice of Celebrity Cruise Line.
Executive Producer : Patrice MARQUES
Creation & direction : Vincent PAUSANIAS
Light design : François DELAHAYE
Sound design : Olivier HAMON
Choreographies : Vincent PAUSANIAS with Gilles GUENAT and Jérémie CHAMPAGNE
Additional Choreography : Fabrice MARTIN
Jérémie has been practicing tap dance, piano, acrobatics, since the age of 7. He has performed in many shows in Paris such as "Zazou", "Le Petit Chose", "La Petite Fille aux Allumettes", "Amnésia" and on tour with "Clak son", "Box son", "The Camut Band" and "Djellaba Groove".
He was a finalist on “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE” in France, and has choreographed the latest video clip “Groupies” for the internationally well-known DJ Bob Sinclar.
Abdoulaye Keita Aka Babou Flex
Dancer Contortionist from Guinea, Abdoulaye was a finalist of " France has an Incredible talent".
He performed in the Mugler Folies show in Paris and also lately at the Crazy Horse Paris.
He was the winner of the Experimental category at Juste Debout 2017.
After working with Carnival Cruise lines, Lee went on to perform in Sinatra The Musical (UK Tour) playing the part of Frank Sinatra and performing the Featured Tap Solo, On The Town (West End), Paradise Moscow and Don Carlos (UK Tour for Opera North), and London Olympic Opening Ceremony 2012. Other tap credits include Tap Dogs (Europe), Extreme Tap (Austria), lead tapper in Tap Dance Fever (Uk, Canada, South Africa) and Swingtime Radio (UK Tour) as tap choreographer.
Born in Algeria, after musical studies, he joined the National Symphony Orchestra of Modern Algeria and Algerian Radio Orchestra. In France, he has been a drummer for various singers and groups and has participated in numerous festivals around the world (Baaziz, Faudel, Orchestre National de Barbés, Djalti, Cheikh Sidi Bémol, Binobin, Mardi Brass Band, Hocine Lasnami, Cheb Bilal, Malik Belili, Hamid el Hadri, Maya Shane, Triana d'Alger, Cheb Abdou, Suad Asla, Asna el Becharia)
Arnaud Aka AcroArno is a french aerialist, acrobat and pole dancer based in Paris, France.During the past 10 years he has worked for companies such as Cirque du Soleil (Love, Kurios), Dragone, The Generating Company, Les Farfadais, Habanera Compagnie etc..
In 2016, he decided to leave the show Kurios for which he has done the creation, in order to present this new production at Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain in Paris.
At 23, Louya joined the Alvin Ailey School in New York. Subsequently he worked with various choreographers. The RAF Crew invites him to join them for part of the tour RAF CITI'Z. His career as a musician takes the professional form in 2013 when he was hired as a flutist, backing vocalist and dancer by Olivia Ruiz ("The calm and the storm"). He then spotted by Christophe Mae, along which he toured France on stage since June 2013 as a chorister and Tap Dancer on the tour "I want to Happiness".
After working at the ENO and ROH as a Actor/Contemporary Dancer, Dharmesh joined World Hip Hop International Champions “Plague” and went on to win it again in Las Vegas in 2011. He was a featured Semi Finalist on Sky 1's Got to Dance as “Dharmz” and worked and Choreographed Tapdance for Cirque Du Soleil. He's stared in Original Cast West Ends “Bodyguard the Musical” and later went on to perform in “Riverdance” as the Lead American Tapper touring around the world.
Andrea is a young, self-taught artist who specializes in urban acrobatics, dancing, capoeira, film making, and acting.
His style is original, blending capoeira with light, smooth acrobatics, and is known worldwide.
He has performed in France, Canada, England, Belgium, Italy, Spain, Argentina, Uruguay, and India.