Jani NightChild

Actor/performer, Dance Practicioner, Education/Training, Individual Artist

Jani is a multi cloudswing performer, a new and very unique circus discipline all around the world, he is also a trained dancer and martial artist.

He was introduced to both dance and martial arts at a very young age.
He became the Hungarian Ashihara Karate Champion in 2003 and practiced Boxing, Capoeira and is also a certified weapon user, skilled in the use of knives, swords and bows.

Jani practiced; Hungarian folk, Ballroom and Latin dancing at competition level and then moved on to study Ballet and Contemporary dance at UK higher education level.

In London he studied at the National Centre of Circus Arts as a Double Cloud (Corda Double) Performer.
His blooming love of performing in circus led him to collaborate in a production for Jessica Ruano`s play "Sappho in nine fragments".
He has also performed in a collaborative show directed by Nona Sheppard, with RADA and the Circus Space called "You in Mid Air".

He was teaching Capoeira, Flying trapeze with the Gorilla Circus in London and worked as a child development gymnastics Instructor at The Little Gym Westfield.

Currently Jani is on tour with the NoFit State Circus, in the production of Bianco directed by Firenza Guidi performing on various disciplines including, Corda Lisse and Triple Cloudswing.