HEAD RIGGER - MAN WITH THE IRON NECK
Andrew Bright is an experienced circus rigger and performer with both national and international experience. Having trained with Mr Lu Guang Rong from the age of 12 in circus aerial performance, Andrew has performed with leading circus and physical theatre companies such as CIRCA, Rock‘n’Roll Circus, Circus OZ, ERTH Australian Opera and Battle Royale in Copenhagen and Berlin.
A licensed advanced High Risk Rigger, he has worked with many different forms of physical performance. Currently Andrew is technical rigger at NICA and has designed, installed and executed a wide variety of performances including shows for Matthew Jessner (Cirque du Soleil) Firenze Guidi (No Fit State), Gavin Robins and Sally Richards.
Andrew’s passion is to use his unique circus craft to creatively explore the artistic possibilities of rigging and to find safe, enervative rigging solutions to create unique physical theatre and circus works that push the boundaries of contemporary practice.