Strings On Fire

The world's hottest violin duo.


Strings on Fire – the world’s leading violin stunt duo – will make any event unforgettable. Fusing elements of violin, tango and fire with a uniquely formulated combination of circus stunts, that includes rola-bola, swords, knives, and flaming fiddle bows, this scorching hot pair’s exceptional show highlights their tremendous circus skills and impeccable musicianship.

Known as ‘the world’s hottest violin duo’, Strings on Fire have performed all over the world at festivals and events from England’s Glastonbury Festival to Le Scandal Cabaret Club in New York… and just about everything in between.

Captivating shows for corporate events – including IBM and the Royal Australian Air Force – are their specialty.

Features of the show include…

The World’s Most Dangerous Violin Duet: Mare standing on Finhead’s shoulders in heels and both playing violin. Can be done with their bows on fire;

Carmen: Finhead and Mare both playing a theme from Bizet’s Carmen on the one violin as they dance a tango;

Rola-Bola Violin: Finhead playing violin on a rola-bola with a rose balanced on his nose;

Rocking Bluegrass Fiddle: ‘These Boots are made for Walking complete with body surfing fiddle solo in high heels;

Finhead’s Sword to Knife-tip Balance to Mare’s exquisite playing, and many other stunts.

Themed shows include carnivale/masked ball/Venetian, horror/freakshow/vampire, circus/cirque/sideshow, and Arabian.