Natasha McGhie – Founder and director.
Having worked in circus and theatre since a child. Born in London she started to learn to juggle at the tender age of 10 using oranges from her mothers fruit bowl. To save their poor fruit from bruising her parents saw fit to buy her juggling balls for Christmas and from then on Natasha has never looked back.
She left school at 16 to do her first professional job as a juggler at Legoland. From then on she has been lucky enough to perform in a variety of different venues and shows – from circus (Big Fun, No Fit State community and Bassline Circus), cabaret (Shambala, Lapland), improvised theatre (Gonzo Moose), festivals (Glastonbury, Woodford, Linz) and much, much more!!
In 2008 Natasha went to Australia and created her solo street show ‘The Felicity Footloose Show’ with which she has delighted audiences all over the world ever since!!
Having recently been lucky enough to spend alot of time with her gran (Pearl Cynthia) she has been inspired to carry on her Fit up theatre tradition and built her own trailer stage to perform on with thanks to the fabulous 101 arts space and David Southern.
Corey Pickett – Director.
Corey Pickett, is a polished all-round international performer. With a background in theatre, he combines circus, music and physical theatre to create an energetic and eccentric performance.
He started performing at the tender age of 12 and after years of performing in theatre shows, cabarets, festivals, fringes and circus tours all over Australia and New Zealand, he has gained an exceptional variety of skills and captivating stage presence. He has taken his madcap comedy circus delights across the world, performing from England to Egypt, throughout Europe and across the UK, regularly performing street shows at the world famous Covent Garden.
Now Based In London and Sydney he is an accomplished juggler, actor, diabolist, adagio base, accordion player, physical comedian and unicyclist. He has worked on many different stages and festivals including: Edinburgh Fringe (UK), Glastonbury Festival (UK), Falls festival (AUS), Sydney Fringe, Adelaide Fringe Launch (AUS) and companies such as Circus Monoxide (AUS), Circus Aotearoa (NZ) and Eaton Gorge Theatre Company (AUS) to name just a few.
He is able to create a walkabout character, show or short act to bring an exceptional addition to any event. His current street show is a combination of high skill and audience interaction with a hilarious unicycle finale.
“I’ve seen better” – Corey’s Mum.