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Posted:Edited Post:



Check it out again tonight just before the Simpsons and again for the whole show, for a wee snippet of me doing Giant Fire Poi as part of the group choregraphy....YES you will see Silver Spandex again!!



Greetings all

Bit of Self Promotion and also of interest to some

I am training some Celebrites Fire Poi, for the SKY one production. They are actually pretty good - must be the great teacher they have!!! wink

You can check it out every Sunday (im only training them for the 1st week) where they shall be doing various Circus skills.

You can go on the Website for free tickets also, if anyone wants to come along.



Enjoy

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Posted:Heheheh... cool.

Who'd you have to teach?

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Posted:Im sorry Im worn to secrecy. If I told you i'd have to kill you
But I dont need to kill anyone else so...Dean an X-footballer
Shane from Boyzone, Hanah - Ian from Eastenders X-wife and Antonia X-Bad girls TV.
There really is gonna be some decent routines, especially considering theyve had less than a week of a few hrs per day to practice and theyve NEVER picked them up before.
Its been good fun and an eye opener seeing behind the scenes of a TV programme.
Good crew and performers and quite impressive the level of skill theyve got to
Peas


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Posted:OMG Rob - I saw a clip of you on This Morning today!!!! They were interviewing Hannah and had a clip of you teaching her poi, I'd know that handsome face anywhere wink

Good luck to you and most especially to the celebs - this has got to be much more intimidating and stretching than dancing, even on ice.

First time I've ever wanted to have Sky - but not enough to pay for it, sorry hun! hug


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Posted:Well it went well
Nobody burnt themselves and the celebs did their routines to their potential. So although one of the guys who I trained went out - he did his best so im happy for him
Check out the Re-run if you missed it tonight at 9 (?) on Sky2 and the 'behind-the-scenes' on Friday Sky3 at 7.30 or 9
Back again next week training them and hopefully wont sound so wierd on TV this time!!


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Posted:hay just watched the repeat, how long did they have to train?
i was quite impressed well done! smile


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Posted:dont suppose this is up on youtube yet? smile alas i missed it... stupid lack of sky frown

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Posted:There's just one of the acts on - unsurprisingly it's Emily's Moulin Rouge-esqe trapeze act

Apparantly it was repeated on Sky Three last year, but changed it 2 this time so us poor Freeview chaps don't get it frown. But I'm looking forward to the Backstage show on Friday - already programmed in biggrin


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Posted:aww im gonna miss the backstage cos im at work

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Posted:why is she in the gimp suit?

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Posted:From the interview on This Morning, it seems they were doing fire within days of first picking up poi and I guess the organisers didn't want any nasty singing of celebrity hair and skin - ooh just imagine the mess plastic hair extensions could make eek ubblol

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Posted:Hmmm...wonder what Rob's new show costumes will be then wink

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Posted:GO ROB!!! biggrin biggrin biggrin



Would've been funny if Shane from Boyzone singed his eyebrow, it'd look strange with half his eyebrow missing and.... oh wait...



Well done Rob! hug


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Posted:So the next show is this Sunday and I shall be doing a Fire Performance as part of the Opening Parade
4 contestants shall be doing Fire as part of their act again
Hope you get to see - any feedback appreciated
and Dave I too am quite interested what costume theyre going to put me in!!
Thanks for all the Big Ups


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Posted:ubblol

Classic!

I read about Shane and "metal chains with balls on the end that you set on fire" in yesterdays Metro interview.

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Good luck Mr Rob smile


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Posted:ubblol

Good luck, i can't wait to see Ian from Eastenders, so this is where he's been off to! Poor Jane is worried sick back at Albert Square!


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Posted:Costume update - Silver Spandex!!!!......MMMMMmmmmmm
Routines are looking good and im pretty sure youre gonna be amazed at what theyre doing


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Posted:Divine Dahling smile

Can you ask them to say Fire poi instread of Poi fire? Messed my ears up confused ubblol

Hope someone gets it up on Youtube.......


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Posted:Devine Mincing me thinks!!!
After training 'my' celebs to sell it to the audience for the last 2 weeks - I then had to DO it myself....in a Silver Spandex suit!!! Lovely!!!
Glad you liked it. I havent seen either of the shows yet!! or the 'behind the scenes' bits.
Im sad to have left - great bunch of people.
But watch this space - They want me back
Hope youre well WC
Still thinking about making it up to Manc again - how was the JC?
Love to you and your Man


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Posted:hughug to you too - from both of us. Didn't go to MJC (too tempting to do something and delay healing frown ) T'would be lovely to see you again and of course you always have a bed here - and a pint or 2 beerchug

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Posted:Thanks Hun
I may end up delaying my holiday in Thailand if this cirque thing re-appears, if so im either off to Morocco as I had planned before or coming up to Manc - whichever is the warmer!!! although I KNOW the welcome will be as warm as can be had up at your place - thanks for the offer and maybe see you soon
Hope you heal well hun


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Posted:Update
I have been asked back to train 3 more Celebs who are new to Fire.
Check out again on Sunday 25/11/07 for some great routines and some not so!!!
The week after on the 3rd I shall be doing stuff in the parade
Hope you enjoy
Check it


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Posted:Not sure if anyone caught me doing Big Poi at the begining of the group performance last week (3/12) - Double staff and Fire Poi on National TV - Buenno
Im now training and choreographiong 4 of the returning contestants for this Sundays Finale. Tune in for what hopefully will work!! if not tune in for smouldering remains of Celebs!!
SkyOne 7.30pm Sunday 9/12
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Posted:Well looks like im the only person posting on this thread now and its almost over!!!
Finale show tomorrow - this week has been....intersting
Ive choreographed a routine for 5 people 4 with Fire and an areal Hoop. Im HOPING its all gonna work tomorrow -- we shall see
Choreographed Fire Troupe of Celebs on national TV - cant be bad for the Kudos of Poi....or can it!!
Peas out


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