PROFILE

NAME: David Nguyen
NATIONALITY: American
LANGUAGES: English, Vietnamese
HEIGHT: 5' 8" (1.72 m)
WEIGHT: 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
EYES: Brown
HAIR: Black

EXPERIENCE

AREAS OF SPECIALTY: Aerial Hoop and Trapeze

ADDITIONAL SKILLS: Contortion, Duo Trapeze (base), Silks/Straps (intermediate)

TRAINING

  • Circus Center, San Francisco California. 2016 - Present
    Aerial hoop (Chloe Axelrod, Caroline Wright), Trapeze (Elena Panova), Contortion (Catie Brier)

  • Mongolian Contortion Center, San Francisco California. 2016 - Present
    Contortion (Serchmaa Byamba)

  • Academy of Ballet, San Francisco California. 2017 - Present
    Ballet (Zory Karah)

  • Sons of Cayuga, San Francisco California. Winter 2018 - Present
    Straps (Dominik Wyss)

  • Circus Warehouse, New York New York. Summer 2018
    Intensive Professional Program student
    Aerial Rope (Jason Mejias)
    Trapeze (Susan Voyticky)

TEACHING

  • 2018-Present: Aerial instructor at SF/Oakland Pole & Dance

  • 2017: Aerial instructor at Acrosports (SF)


PERFORMANCE

AUGUST 2019 / CAPACITOR (BURNING MAN, NV)
Quartet and soloist on custom aerial sculpture

JUNE 2019 / SOMARTS RUBY 40TH ANNIVERSARY HONORING RHODESSA JONES (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
Aerial hoop / Burlesque solo

MAY 2019 / MANARCHY GENDER CIRCUS (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
Aerial hoop / Burlesque solo

MAR 2019 / MOISTURE FESTIVAL (SEATTLE, WA)
- Mar 29, Aerial hoop solo at Hales Palladium
- Mar 30, Burlesque aerial hoop solo at Broadway Performance Hall

JAN 2019 - Present / BERBER SUPPERCLUB (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
Dinner shows (ongoing). Aerial hoop solo.

JAN 2018 / GET OVER IT (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
Circus Center cabaret, 3rd Season. Aerial hoop solo. 

DEC 2017 / WINTER OF LOVE (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
Circus Center student showcase. Aerial hoop solo.

NOV 2017 / SWEET RETREATS (PUERTO ESCONDIDO, MX)
Community show. Aerial hoop solo. 

APR 2017 / FOOL'S DELIGHT (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
Acrosports student and faculty production. Aerial hoop solo and ground skills cast member. 


CORPORATE

Currently perform/have performed with the following agencies:

EARTH CIRCUS PRODUCTIONS (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
VELOCITY CIRCUS (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
CIRCOSPHERE (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)