Description about Acrobatic troup from Kenya - AFRO JAMBO (Mr. Aliya Jiwan)
Afro Jambo acrobatic group was formed seven years ago in Nairobi, Kenya.
The group is composed of seven boys with high skills in acrobatics field.
Group have done numerous festivals shows in Kenya, have toured several African countries beyond, also Russia, Italy, India, Korea making headlines wherever we entertain.
Our advanced acrobatic maneuvers can be integrated into movies as well as commercial advertisement to enhance effects.
Our shows add excitement to such functions and occasions as end of year parties, staff parties, wedding ceremonies, national ceremonies and general entertainment.
Our flexibility and agility capability make our services a natural choice as main actors or curtain raisers in theatres and other venues of live performances and any general entertainment.
Our show entail the following:
1. FORMATION OF HUMAN PYRAMIDS
Pyramids are formations abstracted from the wild habitual livity.
This demonstrates swiftness, endurance, power, speed and perseverance to form human-pyramids.
In between we also are semi pyramids moves performed in two, three or four acrobats.
2. LIMBO DANCE AND FIRE EATING:
These are dances performed under burning fire accompanied by traditional African music with background wild animal cries. It takes strong legs and waist to do the dance. To crown it one has to go under a burning metal rod suspended a height of 8 inches! Fire eating is the art of eating flaming fire, bathing with fire accompanied with comedies, miming and acrobatical actions that are guaranteed to shatter your rib-cage.
3. HOOPS DIVING:
This is a sequential flow of diving through the hoop(RINGS) with forward and backward rolls, summersaults and africanised chaplined actions.
4. ROPE SKIPPING:
This well done acrobatical style of skipping a rope displaying various styles that require total flexibility, fitness, courage and concentration.
5. CHAIR BALANCING AND JUGGLINGS
Our full show can take up to fifteen-twenty minutes and can always be adjusted to time limit asked.We have travelled performing in different nations in the past seven years now including, Russia, Italy, India, Korea only to mention a few.
Our show can last up to ten-fifteen minutes and can always be adjusted to the required time asked.