Guinness World Record Holder
(2014 Book, Page 86) and Award Winning Entertainer, featured in Ripley's Believe it or Not and Vegas Strip Search. Carisa Hendrix has been thrilling audiences all over Canada and internationally for the past 8 years with her signature blend of classy, cute comedy entertainment. Circus Artist, Sideshow Stunt Girl, Balloon Sculptor, Stilt Walker and now wowing crowds as a skilled Female Magician, Hendrix is one well rounded variety entertainer. As the Artistic Director of Ballyhoo Entertainment she uses her knowledge and experience to design creative entertainment options for corporate and special events.

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there is not a single time where I was not completely blown away! Every time she gets on stage she presents a unique, tantalizing and exciting performance that captivates the audience. - Owen J. R.
Award winning, quality and experienced entertainment you can count on. Don't settle for less!
Customizable shows to fit your event perfectly, from themed costumes to putting your CEO in the show.
Profesional service with a great reputation and the highest safety standards. Always prepared and profesional.

Ballyhoo-Logo-Tall copyHendrix's Production Company Ballyhoo Entertainment offers a Full Menu of Stunning Theatrical Performances

  • Elaborate choreographed theatrical Fire Shows, Circus Acts, Magic Shows and Carnival Themed Stunt Shows
  • Feature acts & Grandstand show perfect for any sized event
  • Roving (Walkabout) Entertainment including Stilt-Walkers, Fire-Eaters, Magicians, Living-Statues, Jugglers and Circus Performers
  • Meet-and-Greet and Photo-Ops available
  • Clever and Engaging Comedy with show like our Midnight Magic or Sideshow Stunt Girl Shows
  • Children's entertainment including Bubble Shows Shows and Circus Workshops
  • Themed entertainment for a variety of events such as: Hawaiian, Carnival, Circus, Vegas, Mardi Gras, Vaudeville, Bollywood and much more
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Blog & News

Posted on November 20, 2015 in Random Fun, ShowbizLeave a comment
Medieval Dinner Theater Show at the Edmonton Celtic Hall

As usual, Christmas was crazy. For us entertainers, the holidays are never the normal sort of insanity the rest of the world experiences; with all the stress about gifts, family, and turkey dinners, no. Christmas season is about doing as many gigs as possible without losing one’s mind. This year proved to be a lot […]

Posted on November 20, 2015 in UncategorizedLeave a comment

Recently my partner and fellow magician David Parr came for a visit. He’s Vegan and it’s always a fun challenge to cook for him; fun but not always easy since most of my signature dishes are based around cream, butter and cheese, my holy trinity. I wanted to come up with a dish which tasted […]

Posted on November 7, 2015 in UncategorizedLeave a comment

Wednesday morning we woke up to find that Paul Bezaire’s van had been stolen along with all my show gear inside. My custom multiplying bottles set (from the video bellow), my close up table, my violet ray, my lobotomy set, and most of my stunt girl show. The insurance company and I work together to […]

More than an Entertainer

Carisa is the Editor-in-chief of Firepedia, on the board of the North American Fire Arts Association and the main organizer of Prop Fest Alberta. Make sure to check out her podcast on fire arts and show biz at Fire Bug Podcast and the How to Eat Fire instructional DVD.

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Public Shows Public Shows
After years as a full time variety entertainer, Carisa has done everything from weddings, festivals, and galas to television and film. But it's the public shows she loves the most. Find out more about upcoming public appearances and theatrical stage shows.
Modeling & Acting Modeling & Acting
Carisa has been privileged to model and act with and for some of the most talented and wonderful people in Calgary. You may have seen her in the award winning experimental short Pick by Ben Hayden or recognize her from her viral photo phenomenon Reason is Sexy.
Vlogs & Blogs Vlogs & Blogs
Keep up with Carisa's projects and adventures through her vlog Geek Bleep and her blog posts about gadgets, show biz, travel and more here on her blog or over on Tumblr.
Art & Design Work Art & Design Work
In 2007, Carisa Hendrix realized a dream by attending the Alberta College of Art and Design. Since then she has participated in gallery shows, designed promotional material for many artists and produced some interesting performative and mixed media art work. Check out her portfolio on Behance
Community Initiatives Community Initiatives
Even as a young girl Carisa was interested in volunteering and building community, winning leadership and volunteerism awards. Now she is the organizing force behind Prop Fest Alberta, an annual event celebrating and bring together a community of local and international prop manipulators and circus artist. She is also on the board of the North American Fire Arts Association a huge contributor to modern fire arts safety standards.
Fire Arts & Prop Resources Fire Arts & Prop Resources
Right after high school Carisa became an educator, first at Boys and Girls Club, then at the Phoenix educational center and even at the Calgary Circus School. This experience and passion for teaching has propelled Carisa into developing a number of educational resources, including the Fire Bug Podcast, Firepedia and the How to Eat Fire instructional DVD.