Call for Artists: 2013 Fire Dancing Expo

Jump Links: Overview Purpose Compensation Travel Stipends How to Apply What email Address to use What to Submit Video Audition Application Categories Stage Time Call Time Tosses Spin Off Fuel Prohibited Tools/Acts Costume Requirements Props Fire on the Stage Deadlines Rules Exceptions Extinguishment Mindset Backstage Cauldrons Selection Criteria Housing Performer only Photo shoot Getting Videos... Continue Reading →

First Beginner Fire Poi Class of 2013

Course Overview This is a four week course presents extensive fire poi safety information and focuses on students becoming familiar with burning fire poi comfortably and safely. Students garner information about safety practices, building fire poi rigs, lighting fire poi and each student will have an opportunity to spin fire poi and practice being a... Continue Reading →

Practice Poi Now in Stock!

Editor's note, 20131117: These poi are sold out. Please check the replacement stock of practice poi in Orange and Green. šŸ™‚ In honor of the 10 Year Anniversary of Temple of Poi, we did a short run of practice poi with our special 10 year logo on them.Ā Practice poi are bean bag like poi which... Continue Reading →

Glitter & Fire Teasers

After years of producing the Fire Dancing Expo in Union Square, film maker, producer, director andĀ sometimes Temple of Poi student Danny Giles decided to create a documentary. Coming early next year we'll have an interview with Danny about his upcoming movie,Ā Glitter & Fire, which is officially described as follows:Ā Isa's passion turns San Francisco into her... Continue Reading →

New Beginner Poi Class for 2013

If you're new to fire dancing and want to begin your poi journey off with some guided instruction, join us for this class series starting in the new year! This is a six week course which teaches students all the fundamental elements of poi movement. The classes focus on technique and understanding how to manipulate... Continue Reading →

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