Adjunct Professor at Oakland University
Artistic Director of Delirio dell’Arte
Workshops include Physical Comedy, Mime, Juggling, Acting, Improvisation and Scenery construction
Film - All’s Faire in Love - Miss January
Theatre - Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts - Meadow Brook Theatre - Frauenthal Theatre
Commercial - ABC Warehouse - Michigan Renaissance Festival - Delta Faucet - Detroit Edison
Ric Roc Zoo
This one man variety show has played across the state to all ages. Lupé, a half -masque, gibberish speaking buffoon goes through trial and tribulation as he explores the world around him. This show is variable in length and appropriate for all ages and language barriers. Physical comedy, juggling, magic and improvisation catapult the mayhem.
How Many Clowns Can You Fit in a Volkswagen ?
Ric Carver and Karen Sheridan combine their abilities for a delightful drive down havoc highway in what could be described as one wacky ride. The Detroit-based duo’s variety show includes magic, music, escapology and dancing, but the spotlight is always on comedy.
Stage, parlor or strolling performances
Coins, cards, ropes, silk, currency
Ball manipulations, arm chopper, rings
Predictions, guillotine, productions, vanishes
Objects include - scarves, balls, rings, knives of varying sizes and sharpness, apples, torches, axes Bowling ball, bowling pins, umbrella, a watermelon, a sickle, shoes, cigar boxes, grapes Marshmallows, alarm clocks, a baby, eggs, bananas, baseball bats, etc., Plate spinning, Fire blowing, Chin balances have included – bottles, sticks, 2x4s, a 33 gallon drum, tables, a canoe, a love seat, chairs, a small tree, An 8 foot 4x4 timber balanced on another 8 foot 4x4 timber creating a giant ‘T’, a small child Beach umbrella and more
Stilt walker / dancer
2 & 4 legged characters. Venues include Macomb Center for the Performing Arts (ballet), Van Andel Museum Meadow Brook Theatre, Cobo Hall, Waterford Summer Festival Michigan Renaissance Festival, Taste of Michigan Festival Nightclubs -- Emerald Ballroom, Pure, Space, Industry, Time & Purple Moon
White face or masque, formal or whimsical attire Great for Carnivale or Mardi Gras theme events
Can book multiple jugglers, magicians, mimes, stilters, face or body painters, belly dancers, fire dancers, balloon artists, clowns, musicians, mentalists, tarot readers Caricature artists, etc
Custom fit, wearable masks available or choose from stock sizes Masks can be made as wall mounted decoration