Ashley Brophy gained international recognition with world records and as a major circus festival prize-winner in Paris. The wire is 2.2 meters high on a self supported rig (no anchors or weights needed) .
Balancing on the tightwire, Ashley jumps, skips and performs dance moves. He spins around the wire and ends the act with a dramatic backflip off the wire onto the floor. Footage is available below or in the video gallery. Ashley has also appeared as a finalist on Australia’s Got Talent in 2009 and was featured in the tv show Australia’s Got Amazing Talent in 2011.
Styles include: (but are not limited to):
Blues Brothers - The Christmas Grinch – Captain Jack (Pirate) -
The Matador (Spanish)
Floor/stage 6m x 4m height 5m.
Backstage storage 6m x 1m x height 2.2m.
(Actual tight wire height is 1.5m/1.75m or 2m)
Duration of Act:
200kg (4 x road cases)
This mirror finish stainless steel apparatus is completely self supporting requiring no anchors. With a small tech run it rolls in on casters and unfolds for performance in 30 seconds (Actual tight wire height is 1.5m, 1.75m or 2m).
Tightwire Video Gallery