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NATARAJ HAUSER

PERFORMER ~ AERIAL DANCER ~ CHOREOGRAPHER
ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR ~ BOARD PRESIDENT

Madison, WI  53704
(608) 332-8649 
nataraj@natarajhauser.com

Focus on strengths as a way to stimulate personal and group excellence.

AT A GLANCE
          9 major shows as Administrative Director
          50+ shows as dancer/performer/choreographer
          175+ hours teaching aerial

CYCROPIA  PERFORMANCES
2017
          PRITZLAFF ~ Dancer, Performer
2016
          PAINE ARTS CENTER ~ Dancer, Performer 
          ORTON PARK FESTIVAL ~ Director, Dancer, Choreographer
          CIRCO LICIDO ~ WI Union Theater ~ Director, Choreographer, Dancer, Fundraiser 

2015
          TESLACON ~ Dancer, Performer      
          PRITZLAFF ~ Wedding ~ Dancer, Performer      
          WIDEN ENTERPRISES ~ Wisconsin Discovery Institute ~ Dancer      
          PRITZLAFF ~ Dancer, Performer     
          ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE ~ RockFest ~ Dancer     
          PROMEGA ~ Dancer     
          ORTON PARK FESTIVAL ~ Director, Dancer, Choreographer, Marketing     
          Central Park Sessions (Improv) ~ Dancer, Educator     
          CONTRAPTION ~ WI Union Theater ~ Director, Choreographer, Dancer, Fundraising     
          MIDVALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ~ Dancer/Performer/Educator     
          PRESCHOOL OF THE ARTS ~ Dancer, Educator     
2014
          OVERTURE 10-FEST! CELEBRATION ~ Dancer     
          MADISON URBAN LEAGUE Urban Cabaret ~ Dancer     
          ORTON PARK FESTIVAL ~ Director, Dancer, Choreographer, Marketing     
          ASHLEY FURNITURE Summer Festival ~ Dancer     
          CIRQUINOXE ~ Director, Dancer, Choreographer, Marketing      
          MIDVALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ~ Dancer/Performer/Educator      
          VERONA MIDDLE SCHOOL ~ Dancer/Performer/Educator      
          FIRE BALL VI - GODS AND MONSTERS ~ Dancer, Choreographer     
2013
          ZIMBRICK Annual Party ~ Dancer     
          WI INSTITUTE OF DISCOVERY Event ~ Dancer, Performer     
          PROMEGA Event ~ Performer     
          MEETING PROFESSIONAL INTERNATIONAL ~ Dancer, Performer     
          CIRCUS QUERCUS ~ Choreographer, Volunteer Coordinator     
          QUIVEY'S GROVE ~ Dancer     
          SUMMERSET FESTIVAL  UW Baraboo ~ Dancer     
          PRITZLAFF Milwaukee Museum ~ Performer, Dancer     
          SATURNIIDÆ ~ Director, Choreographer, and Dancer    
          PRITZLAFF Wedding ~ Dancer/Performer     
2012
          ZIMBRICK Annual Party ~ Dancer    
          KODAMA, Orton Park Festival Madison WI ~ Dancer    
          KALAHARI RESORT Wisconsin Dells WI ~ Dancer     
          PRITZLAFF Milwaukee Museum ~ Performer/Dancer     
          ASCENDO! Madison WI ~ Director, Choreographer, and Dancer     
2011
          POTAWATOMIE CASINO Milwaukee WI ~ New Year’s Eve ~ Performer/Dancer    
          VOLANDO, Orton Park Festival ~ Dancer and Choreographer     
FIRE BALL Madison, WI ~ Director, Choreographer, and Dancer   
2010
          POTAWATOMIE CASINO Milwaukee WI ~ New Year’s Eve ~ Performer/Dancer    
          BOARDSTAR Milwaukee WI ~ Performer, Dancer    
          ORTON PARK FESTIVAL Madison WI ~ Choreographer, Dancer, Performer, Rigger     
          MADISON CHILDREN’S MUSEUM Madison WI ~ Dancer    
          20th ANNIVERSARY SHOW Madison WI ~ Dancer    
2009
ORTON PARK FESTIVAL Madison WI ~ Dancer     
2008
ORTON PARK FESTIVAL Madison WI ~ Dancer, Rigger     
ALLOY Madison WI - Co-Choreographer, Dancer, Rigger    
2007
ORTON PARK FESTIVAL Madison WI ~ Performer, Rigger
2006     
ORTON PARK FESTIVAL Madison WI ~ Dancer, Rigger     


RELATED EXPERIENCE

President of Cycropia Aerial Dance     2014 - present
Board Member of Cycropia Aerial Dance     2010 - present
Aerial Dance teacher with Cycropia Aerial Dance     2011- and Ongoing
Taught beginning aerial pole dancing     2012
Responsible for ongoing organization and facilitation of Madison contact improv dance jams     2003-2013
Co-Created numerous improvisational dance performance events     2005-2006
SOLSTICE PAGEANT ~ Choreographer and Dancer    2010
BARE BONES ~ “Push”  Dancer    2010
WILD RUMPUS WINTER CIRCUS ~ “Loose in Donald Park” Co-Choreographer and Dancer    2009
SEEDS V ~ “A Room Full of Puppies” Dancer     2006
SHAPES & LATITUDES ~ “Contraption”  Choreographer and Dancer    2006
SEEDS IV ~ “Eye Contact” Choreographer and Dancer    2006
SEEDS III ~ “Polarity” Choreographer and Dancer     2005
SEEDS II ~ Extended improv.  Dancer    2005
          Numerous Martial Arts Sparring and Exhibition Events ~ Fighter, Teacher     1983 - 2003

SKILLS and TRAINING

Stage Presence workshop with Krin Haglund ~ Wall-Dancing Training with Roel Q. Seeber/Melecio Estrella/Jessica Swanson of Bandaloop and Tara Brandel of Croi Glan Integrated Dance (Ireland)   ~   Aerial Dance workshops with Susan Murphy, FlyBy Dre, Jamie Hodgson   ~   Basic Gymnastics   ~   Silks   ~   Steel Pole   ~   Steel Ladder   ~   Straps ~ Lyra   ~   Single-Point Trapeze   ~   Contact Improv (extensive experience and training with Martin Keogh,  Ray Chung, Gretchen Spiro and Steve Holmsher, Alecia Grayson, Ronja Verkasalo, Jeff Wallace, and many others)   ~   Martial Arts Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do with extensive cross-training in Northern Style Kung Fu, and limited cross-training in Muay Thai Kickboxing, Aikido, Fencing, and Capoeira.