For seven years, from 2010-2016, Housch-ma-Housch was engaged in the famous revue theater “Lido” in Paris. During this time he also performed in a show designed by director Franco Dragone.
From 14th to 24th of January, 2016, Monte Carlo will be the global center of circus art. This anniversary festival will undoubtedly attract the attention of millions of circus fans from around the world.
Its participants will be the leading artists of the world scene of the last decade! This colorful mosaic of circus acts and attraction will harmoniously combined into a single puzzle, due to the high skill of performers and professionalism of the organizers. “Housch-ma-Housch” will be one of the participants of this grandiose event of the year.
The 2nd Comedy Festival will be held from 21st to 24th of January, 2016, in Vilnius (Lithuania). The theater “Arena” will bring together the best artists of the comedy genre, to give the audience moments of sparkling humor and carefree laughter!
On this fete of joy, our agency will be presented by Mime Daniel (France) and a trio of “Ole” (Spain).
The 2nd China International Circus Festival was held in Zhuhai city, Guangdong Province in China from November 1st till 12th, 2015.
More than 200 acrobats from 20 countries and regions participated in this bright event. For our agency it was a significant event.
We have delegated to Zhuhai as a special guest one of the best magicians of our time – Peter Marvey from Switzerland.
Also “Housch-ma-Housch Production GmbH” was presented there by trio “Queens”. This great act was created by Iryna German (Circus-Theater-Bingo, Ukraine).
The 15th International Circus Festival in Wuqiao (CWICF) took place in the cities of Shijiazhuang and Cangzhou in northern Hebei province of China from September 29 to October 11, 2015.
The first festival was organized in Wuqiao in 1987 and since then has been successfully held for 13 times. Since then more than 180 programs from more than 30 countries were represented on the stage of CWICF. Because of this, the scale of the event, the quality and level of the organization have reached the international level. For which CWICF was awarded “The Oriental Acrobatics Racing Place of the World”.
The performance of the duo “Flyme” (Ukraine), presented by the agency “Housch-ma-Housch Production GmbH” was noticed by the jury. Olga and Oksana have been awarded with the bronze award of the festival – “Bronze Lion”, as well as the “Great Wall Award”, for their beauty and grace.
One of the memorable acts of the program was the performance of the second delegate of the festival from our agency – illusionists Scott and Muriel from United States and Netherlands. Their brilliant performance – mysterious and funny at the same time, gave a lot of fun to the audience.
The best circus artists from all around the world presented their acts at the World Circus Festival “Idol”, which was held from 9 to 20 of September 2015 in Moscow, under the patronage of the brothers Zapashny.
The traditional venue of the festival is one of the biggest arenas in Europe – the “Great Moscow State Circus” on Vernadsky prospekt.
Agency “Housch-ma-Housch Production GmbH” was represented by one of the best magicians in the world, Peter Marvey, from Switzerland. His performance was a true highlight of the program.
From December 14th 2014 till January 13th 2015 in Kassel, Germany, took place the 6th Festival of Artists.
“The festival of the artists had a lot of strong artistic performances, we were very excited to see how the audience would react foremost to the comedian…”
“With significant distance had “Housch-ma-Housch” (Semen Shuster) already set on opening day to the top of the competition and then won the festival far ahead of his competitors.”
Benno Kastein, Director Flic Flac
In the theatrical performance Housch-ma-Housch “Bravissimo” is the music one of the main parts and belongs to the whole assemble of the performance. The secret of this performance by Semen Shuster is hidden in the unique combination of clownish, to some extend theatrical, innovations with folk tunes, which are played in easy manners. Music and musicans of the theatrical performance “Bravissimo” are full member characters. The music to the musical performance has been written by Sergey Svitchinski, and will be played by the band “Triole” (contrabass, accordion, drums). The main uniting element in this unique journey into the clown fairy tale is the author of the theatrical performance Housch-ma-Housch (Semen Shuster).
“Housch-ma-Housch” will perform his new show together with “Triole Show Band” in “Teatro Le Serre” in Italy on 26th and 27th of June.
In the show there are a lot of magic tricks. The music was created specifically for this performance.
Address of the theater:
Teatro Le Serre, Parco Culturale Le Serre, Via Tiziano Lanza, 31, Grugliasco (TO)
Festival of the classic music in Monte Carlo.
From March 14th till April 13th, 2014 in Monte Carlo took place the 30th Anniversary of the “Spring Festival of the Arts”. It was established in 1970 under the chairmanship of Princess Grace. Now “Festival Printemps des Arts de Monte-Carlo” is chaired by Prince Albert and Princess Caroline.
“Housch-ma-Housch” performed in the Gala Concert which was occured on the 6th of April in the “Opera House” of Monte Carlo.
“The 1st International Festival of Artistic Arts”, which took place from the 21st to the 25th of November 2013 on the azure shore of the South China Sea in the resort town of Zhuhai, amazed participants and spectators not only by an unique nature and the unbelievable beauty of the original architecture but also by the wide scope of remarkable preparation.
The ambitious project of the Chinese authorities, with the intention to turn it into the most visiting and prestige circus events, attracted actors from Argentina, Great Britain, Germany, Italy, Canada, USA, Thailand, Ecuador, Ethiopia and other countries. Leading actors, who represent different national circus schools, made the festival to a striking event.
The most striking highlight in this bright wreath, which came from the wonderful artistic performances, was the performance of the festival’s guests the unpredictable and inimitable “Housch-ma-Housch”. The Chinese public was amazed by the this most famous European clown. The laugh of the clown’s heart was boundless.
The showroom for concerts and competitions was the circus complex Zhuhai – an immense contemporary building, which accommodates three thousand spectators.
Cooperation of Pierre Étaix and Semen Shuster in show “Cachinno” was made at the crossing point of cinema, theater and circus. The masterpiece is full of fresh trends of innovation. The main topic of the performance is unexpected unique meeting of two clowns, which changes into the complex interaction of two circus’s coryphaeuses. In their partnership on the stage they are rivals, they mistrust each other and exercise a big part of professional excitement and it turns into a big friendship. The development of these relationship is a starting point of amazing journey into the land of complex circus jobs, contemporary clownery and mysterious magic. In the land of circus, the world of danger and discovery of incredible human possibilities. The main characters of the perfomance: owners of two “Oscars” Pierre Étaix and bronze prize-winner of international circus festival in Monte Carlo “Housch-ma-Housch” (Semen Shuster). In the show “Cachinno” participate the stars of international circus.
Erika Lemay the prize-winner of circus competition in Monte Carlo and in Saint Petersburg, the participant of the closing of Vienna cinema festival, balancer master. She know working with ring and is able to dance on hands.
Ukrainian magician Victor Voitko makes wonders with two metal rings, which at the end turns to be seal ring.
The owners of grand-pris on the festival in Monte Carlo duet of Dmitri Grigorov and Ekaterina Rubzova in this program perform the “Flight of passion”, which turns to be a temptation for the spectators. Trapeze artists on the belts do all physical feats without safety equipment.
Juggling with three skittles the artist from Germany Gordon Leif and Pat Fabio starts to take off his clothes, and throw to each other shoes, waistcoats and shirts. Then the artists have more difficult task, while joggling they put on their clothes.
The Canadian duet Melly Forni and Alexander Leyn work in the genre “flight of the partner”. While standing on the trapeze the male partner throws his female partner, who does complex rotations in the air. The majority of physical feats Melly Forni does with tied eyes.
The expert of parody Otto Wessely opens for the spectators some professional secrets and does parody on the tricks with rings of Victor Voitko.
The winner of the festival in Monte Carlo Anatoly Zalievsky works on the special stage, which allows him to glide as if he is on ice. The performance has very aesthetic values. Nothing seems to be excessive. The sense of harmony strengthens the beauty of plastic art and movement.
The parade of stars finish two step-dancers from Germany – twins brothers Roman and Slava Zhovnytskyy. They compete in the high speed step-dance, dance Irland dance and the dance of little swans from the ballet Chaikovskiy.
The performance is guided by famous choreographer and director Egor Druzhinin.
Show “Cachinno” was shown for the first time in Kaliningrad on the festival of arts “Baltic seasons”. It ist interesting for both adults and children.
The circus festival, which took place in Moscow from the 11th to the 13th of October 2013, under the patronage of the Zapashnyh brothers with the name “Idol” has surprised the spectators with an variety of represented genres and surely with the excellence of performance and competence of the actors.
The most remarkable event at the festival was the performance of the “Ole” comic trio. The musical and eccentric, touching and lively trio conquered the audience, the spectators burst into laughter and were amazed by performed wonders. The “Ole” trio was delegated to the festival by the “Housh-ma-Housh Production GmbH” agency.
By already established good tradition, the first ten days of March, more precisely four days, from the 7th till the 10th of March 2013 with a magical easiness turned the capital of Udmurtia – Izhevsk into the center of the circus arts. The State Circus of Udmurtia received the participants and guests of the “6th International Circus Festival”.
In these days of spring the circus ring, with its characteristic of transformation, was vitalized and was flooded with splendor of the unsurpassed skills of the world-class artists.
“Housh-ma-Housh Productions GmbH” presented at this festival famous circus acts: Encho Keryazov, duo “Paradise”, comedian Andrej Zhigalov, Otsuka Takashi, duo “Strahlemann & Söhne”.
From the 10th till the 13 th of January 2013 the french city of Massy became the center of the world’s circus life. The reason of such high interest is an annual “International Circus Festival”, which along with festivals in Monte-Carlo and Paris is one of the most prestigious in the world. And yet, the festival in Massy is unusual and has its own features. It is always presented as a grand show for the fanciers of the traditional circus with animals, clowns, acrobats, jugglers, equilibrists and trapeze artists.
The festival in Massy is an annual exciting fight of the representatives of different genres for the grand prize. First of all the competitive programme in Massy is a parade of stars. Family “Kassely” (trainers of the elephants and the horses, which has won the highest award at the “Monte-Carlo Festival”), acrobatic female duo “Aphrodites” (adagio, bronze medalist at the “World Acrobatics” in Germany) and many other well-known artists transformed the festival into a triumph of the high craftsmanship.
The performances of special guest, “Housch-ma-Housch”, were a real highlight of the festival. A true virtuoso of improvisation, master of clowning, “Housch-ma-Housch”, was able to strengthen the lush paint of the holiday, made it funny for the audience.
In Saint Petersburg from the 13th till the 23d of September 2012 was held the “2nd International Festival of Circus Direction”. This festival is not a competition. It is a review of creative works, modern concepts and ideas of circus directors.
“Housch-ma-Housch Production GmbH” has represented many acts at this Festival: Rene Baszinet, Annie Smith, duo Yann & Greg, Philip Rosenberg, Tatiana Konobas, Iryna Vibla and Maria Jimenez.
The Festival took place from September 11th till September 16th, 2012 in Almaty. The festival gathered a lot of outstanding circus acts. “Housch-ma-Housch Production GmbH” has represented Peter Shub and Viktoria Lapidus at this Festival.
“Housch-ma-Housch” is also featured in the “Festival of Dreams” from August 12 to 14, 2012 in Innsbruck. Together with movie legend and “Academy Award” winner Pierre Étaix and comedy star Otto Wesseley from the “Crazy Horse” in Paris, “Housch-ma-Housch” will present a newly created, fascinating show which promises to obtain absolute cult status.
The show enchants its audience with spectacular projections, impressive artistic staging, dreamlike time trips and a historically important movie show by Pierre Étaix.
On the 25th of May 2012 in Moscow took place a spectacle dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the “People’s Artist of Russia” Alexander Kalyagin which united the masters of the world arena.
Our agency has represented such great artists as “Academy Award” winner Pierre Etaix, Anatoliy Zalewsky (“Gold Medals” of the circus festivals of Monte-Carlo and “Cirque de Damian” in Paris), Viktor Voitko (Second Place Winner “FISM”, 1994), Duo “Flight of Passion” (“Gold Medal” of the circus festival of Monte-Carlo), Roman and Vyacheslav Zhovnitskiye (“Crazy Horse”, Paris).