Melissa Coffey is a circus performer with a wide variety of skills:


-Aerial dance-

trapeze, silks, aerial hoop, partnering, invented apparatus


character Davey Swinton uses all of these skills in their acts

-Fire dance-

Fire eating, fire whips, fans, headdresses, etc


bullwhips, burlesque, fan dancing, rollerskating, stilt walking, partner dance, chair dance


stage or film, a little song and dance


  Melissa enjoys the spotlight and a breathless audience. Melissa is eager to connect to audiences while digging deep into personal and social stories, lived experiences, and tells them with authentic movement.

© 2017 Melissa Coffey