Brief CV and references of Aeneah A. Ochaka
Acrobat, Model, Show and Artist Director, Gymnastics Coach/Trainer
Born in Nairobi Kenya., having great interest in acrobatics, at the age of 14 started working out with groups which were already established, due to his seriousness and consistency in workout he was sooner elevated to be a leader of one of the group that is still touring in Europe.
In over 20 years of performance and a multitude of trips, Aeneah has developed a great experience in exposure and organization of events. He has proven his ability to reunite acrobats. Founding the “Super Mambo Acrobats” Troupe in 1996 (http://www.supermambo7.com/ ), which has worked greatly in Kenya ad still is working in Europe.
Formed his second acrobatics group the “ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS TROUPE ” ( http://www.asantekenya.it/mobile/ ) which is a house hold name in Italy.
Through perfectionist, Aeneah has elevated his aim to create even more ambitious performances for audiences all over the world using physical skill, energy, costume, music for any theme or occasion with the one and only goal: to startle and amaze the spectators, making them feel fascinating emotions!
In the past years in Kenya ,Italy and around Europe managed to work and cooperate with a multitude of national and international associations ,companies and show agencies like Sarakasi Trust, Pantakin da Venezia, Arcipelago Circo Teatro,international show parade, Istituto della Commedia dell’Arte Internazionale Venezia, R& G spettacoli Modena, Gigirusso street & stage Ferrara, Terzo Studio Firenze , Els Evenements and Yvana E vent Paris..etc
Collaborated in productions which had great successes like
:-“Conviene che si volga ad oriente” directed by Gianni De Luigi,
: “la Marchesa Casati” directed by Gianni De Luigi,
:- “Creature” directed by Marcello Chiarenza and Alessandro Serena,
:- “the black blue brothers” by Circo e Dintorni.
:- “le spectacle de Noël de Matignon” directed by Yvana Event.
Aeneah has been organizing performances and workshops to underprivileged children at Sarakasi school Nairobi, The French School Nairobi i, Antitesi Scuola di circo Pisa, Associazione Culturale Scuola di Arti Circensi e Teatrali in milan ,Saltimbanco scuola arte del circo Livorno,Mixart Pisa, M&H gymnastics academy Liverpool etc.
MAY 2017 COLLABORATED WITH M&H GYMNASTICS ACADEMY DOING DIFFERNT GAMES AND SPORTS ACTIVITES DURING SUMMER CAMPS HELD IN DIFFERENT LEISURE CENTERS AROUND LIVERPOOL LIKE CARDINAL HEENAN, EVERTON SPORTS CENTRE, TOXTETH FIREFIT SPORTS CENTRE & WALTON SPORTS CENTRE :-https://www.facebook.com/mandhgymnasticsacademy/
MARCH 2017 STARTED TO WORK / TEACHING AT M&H GYMNASTICS ACADEMY AT CARDINAL HEENAN AND TOXTETH FIREFIT SPORTS CENTRE LIVERPOOL ENGLAND AS A GYMNASTICS COACH/TRAINER TO CHILDREN AGED BETWEEN 4 AND 16years
SEPTEMBER 2016 “SEPTEMBERFEST CARRARA” ITALY FOR THE 4TH YEAR IN A ROW WE CONTNIUED TO PERTICITIPATE IN THIS IMPORTANT BEER FESTIVAL OF ITALY. :- http://www.septemberfest.it/ita_spettacoli.html
JUNE 2016 HELD WORKSHOP AT ASSOCIAZIONE CULTURALE SCUOLA DI ARTI CIRCENSI E TEATRALI IN MILAN :- https://www.facebook.com/ScuolaDiArtiCircensiETeatraliDiMilano/photos/a.480315211993122.112252.480255335332443/1212286762129293/?type=3&theater
YEAR 2016 CONTININED TO MANAGE ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS HAD GREAT SUMMER AND WINTER TOURS ALL YEAR LONG PARTICIPATED IN IMPORTANT FESTIVAL AND PRIVATE EVENTS IN ITALY ,FRANCE AND ROMANIA
YEAR 2016 CONTINUED TO MANAGE MY CIRCUS SCHOOL AND ALSO GIVING CIRCUS /THEATRE ACROBATICS AND AERIAL ACROBATICS LESSONS
NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2015 PARIS FRANCE FOR 3RD YEAR IN A ROW I CONTNIUED TO COLLABORATE WITH PARIS BASED SHOW AGENSIS ELS EVENEMENTS AND YVANA EVENT AS AN ARTIST IN THEIR CHRISTMAS SHOW “MATIGNON À L'OPÉRA GARNIER”
2015/2016 COOPARATED WITH COMPANY CIRCO E DINTORNI AS AN ARTIST IN CREATING AND PERFORMANING THEIR NEW ACROBATIC COMEDY SHOW “THE BLACK BLUE BROTHERS”
2015 SEPTEMBER TO 2016 JUNE GAVE LESSONS OF AFRICAN ACROBATICS TO ADULTS AT RECREATION CENTRE “ MIXART ” AT PISA
JUNE 2015 HELD WORKSHOP “VERTICALISMO è EQUILIBRISMO” AT SCUOLA SALTIMBANCO LIVORNO WHICH WAS SUCCESSFUL :- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fecSm_GG-ws
YEAR 2015 CONTININED TO MANAGE ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS HAD GREAT SUMMER AND WINTER TOURS ALL YEAR LONG PARTICIPATED IN IMPORTANT FESTIVAL AND PRIVATE EVENTS LIKE IN ITALY ,FRANCE AND GREECE
2014 DECEMBER /2015 JANUARY COLLABORATED WITH AN IMPORTANT CIRCUS IN ITALY “CIRCO MOIRA ORFEI “ IN CREATING AND PERFORMIG THEIR CHRISTMAS SHOW “IL VIAGGIO DEL MONDO” :- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ovQzwe1LUQ
2014 CONTININED TO MANAGE ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS HAD A SUCCESSFUL YEAR WITH MORE SHOW AND WORKSHOP DATES THAN PAST YEARS :- http://www.asantekenya.it/it/spettacoli-acrobatici
APRIL 2014. WE COOPARATED WITH CONFCOMMERCIO PISA TO ORGANIZE THE EVENT “PISA CARTOONS” :- http://www.confcommerciopisa.it/pisa-cartoons/
MARCH 2014: PROJECT : FESTIVAL ACROBAZIE CRITICHE MILANO 2014
COOPARATED WITH COMPANY CIRCO E DINTORNI ,THEATRES AND THEATER SCHOOLS IN MILAN ,BY DOING WORKSHOPS IN VERIOUS HIGH SCHOOL AND THEATER SCHOOLS FOR AND CROWNING SOME OF THE EVENING WITH THE SHOW OF ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS : http://acrobaziecritiche.it/2014/03/domanda-giorno-performance-acrobatica-asante-kenya/
MARCH 2014 to MAY 2014 : PROJECT SPORTS IN CARTELLA 2013/2014
COOPARATING WITH THE CITY COUNCIL OF PONTEDER IN PISA IN GIVING LESSONS OF SPORT REALATAED TO CIRCUS AND THEATER
2014 FEBRUARY VENICE . WE WERE HOURNERD TO RETURN TO MAIN STAGE OF VENICE CARNIVAL AS MAIN ARIST OF THE DAY WITH OUR SHOW “ASANTE KENYA DANCE SHOW” :- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhPWhVhPcak
2014 J ANUARY Open co -owned circus school “ SALTIMBANCO scuola arte del circo” LIVORNO http://saltimbancoscuolacirko.it/chi%20siamo.html
SEPTEMBER 2013 TO JUNE 2014 Going on with lessons of African acrobatics at circus school “ antitesi” Pontedera in their circus school at Pisa , Pontedera and Vicopisano
2013 CONTININED TO MANAGE ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS HAD A SUCCESSFUL YEAR WITH MORE SHOW AND WORKSHOP DATES THAN PAST YEARS LINK :- http://www.asantekenya.it/it/spettacoli-acrobatici
2013 FEBRUARY to MAY 2013 : PROJECT S.O.F.I
COOPARARED WITH THE “PROVINCE OF PISA” AND “SCUOLA DI CIRCO ANTITESI” IN GIVING LESSONS ABOUT CHILDRENS RIGHTS THROUGH CIRCUS AND THEATER
SEPTEMBER 2012 TO JUNE 2013 Going on with lessons of African acrobatics at circus school “ antitesi” pontedera in their circus school at pisa and Pontedera
2012 CONTININED TO MANAGE ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS
2012 June at the “11th festival internazionale del teatro di strada Torino” held acrobatics workshop under “Asante Kenya Acrobats” to one of the famous Cheer Leaders in Turin “ASD CHEERLEADERS ITALIA”
2012 MARCH LEAD “ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS” IN WINNING BEST ENTERTAING ARTISTS AS VOTED BY PUBLIC AT MILAN CLOWN FESTIVAL 2012 http://www.milanoclownfestival.it/index.php
From SEPTEMBER 2011 TO JUNE 2012 Gave lessons of African acrobatics at circus school “ antitesi” Pisa
2011 Maneger of asante Kenya acrobats all year long
2011 APRIL GAVE A LECTURE ABOUT KENYAN TRADITIONS, CULTURE AND MUSIC TO STUDENTS OF “ISTITUTO COMPRENSIVO FABRIZIO DE ANDRE “ IN PISA
2011 January and february Had a chance to work with AMREF ITALIA and LETIZIA Quintavalle of TEATRO DELLE BRICOLE as a translator from Swahili to Italian and vice versa in the creation of the show “MALKIA “, Performed by young youths from Dagoretti center . which had great success with over 10 shows in Milan and Genova and had great airtime radio and tv station like Rai 1, Rai2, Tv 2000,sky TV.etc..
2010 From SEPTEMBER 2010 TO JUNE 2011 Gave lessons of African acrobatics at circus school “ antitesi” PONTEDERA
2010 He managed is new formed group“ASANTE KENYA ACROBATS” who had a great season with over 50 shows around Italy and -France crowning the season by winning best entertaining artists as voted by public in Bellizzi salerno- XV edizione di Strabilandia 2010. http://domenico49.blog.espresso.repubblica.it/informabellizzi/2010/08/strabilandia-2011-anche-a-montecorvino-pugliano.html
Television programs in which Aeneah has participated:
August 2017 (italy) Telemolise “Castel del Giudice - Viaggio in Molise “ https://www.youtube.com/watchv=9_8d_4XqUsM&list=FLdycjVY4dHyKi8oUVYiTQKg&index=10
Nov 2014- Feb 2015 SKY TV (Italy) italias Got Talent 2015 we reached the semi finals :- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHSRgUZ8Trc&list=FLdycjVY4dHyKi8oUVYiTQKg&index=11
August 2012 Japan TV program travel to Italy :- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNOVzxk3vmY
March 2011 (Italy) TV 2000 as a translator in the show “malkia” aired on the program “ retroscena” . http://www.asantekenya.it/it/intrattenimento/video/78-malkia-tv2000-january-2011
January 2010 (Spain) with the show “creature” during the CABALGATA LOS REYES, aired live in Rtve , other 13 TV channels in Spain and south America.: www.Rtve.es
September 2006 (Italy) “Reality Circus” as tutor teaching acrobatics to Italian VIPs (Valeria Marini, Antonio Rossi, Rosita Celentano, Milton Morales, Francesco “Ciccio” Graziani, etc.) www.canale5.mediaset.it
July 2006(Italy) ALLE FALDE DEL KILIMANGIARO www.allefaldedelkilimangiaro.rai.it
January 2006 (Italy) SUONARE STELLA www.raidue.rai.it
April 2004(Italy) CIRCO MASSIMO www.circomassimoshow.rai.it/
October 2004 (Kenya) MAMBO LEO, which focused on the works and functions of Sarakasi trust. www.kbc.co.ke