Short Round Productions is the new friend you feel like you've known forever. And now you want to hang out all the time.

A new company with a fresh take on contemporary circus and theater, Short Round Productions aims to create shows that audiences can relate to. Using engaging stories and high-level skills, the performances feel simultaneously new and familiar.

Joseph Pinzon has over 20 years of performance experience. Having worked with large companies (Cirque Eloize, The 7 Fingers, Cirque du Soleil), corporate events (BMW, Hermes, Mercedes Benz) and the cabaret circuit (Chamäleon, GOP), he has gained a variety of experiences, all from which he draws upon to put into this new company. Having grown up watching movies and performing in musical theater, his influences help shape the style and presentation of his work.

Tanya Burka is a veteran of the contemporary circus industry. A specialist in aerial silks and aerial hoop, she has enjoyed a versatile career spanning three continents, including stints with industry frontrunners Cirque du Soleil and Cirque Eloize. With a unique background - she earned her BS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as well as as a diploma of studies from Montreal's renowned National Circus School - she is highly renowned not only as a performer, but also as a coach, artistic counselor and manager for projects both big and small.