Viral Happiness runs on the support of a large number of people, but these are the people who are always around and help things run smoothly.
The mastermind of Viral Happiness project. Matty conceptualised the idea’s of Viral Happiness when he arrived in Melbourne a few years ago. He’s been there from day one and continues to work hard on Viral Happiness events. He always has a smile and a warming hug to give all around him.
Prop of choice : Dragonstaff, Slackline, Rope Dart
Ethan is the other integral part to ensure Viral Happiness runs smoothly day to day. He’s always there with Matty setting up and packing down shop. Ethan is a man of many props, his ability to learn new things is second to none. You’ll always find Ethan sharing and teaching his skills to anyone who wishes to learn.
Prop of choice : Poi , Mini hoops , Double staff
Simon is a recent addition to the Viral Happiness group. He generally lurks in the background helping manage the media of Viral Happiness. You’ll find him playing with Poi or taking photos
Prop of choice : Poi , a Camera
Joel has been nothing short of an amazing addition to the Viral Family. He always give so much energy to the people around him. From being everything from the audio dude at the Winter renegade shows to running workshops on Sunday sessions.
Prop of choice : Poi, Dragon Staff, Contact Juggling Ball
Viral Happiness wouldn’t be as successful as it is without it’s awesome regulars! These talented people regularly share their talents to conduct workshops.
Reece’s loves to share and teach all he knows. He is a multi-talented person that has been running workshops for things like flow dance and making props.
Props of choice : Dragonstaff, staff , his dancing feet
Ali is a our regular tech hooper. He runs hoop workshops on a regular basis and always a crowd pleaser.
Props of choice : Hoops, flow wand
Dedicated poi and club lover, Toast has been a regular at Viral Happiness teaching his way of Poi manipulation and other poi geekiness.
Props of choice : Poi, Clubs
Angus is a man of many talents, and a master of precision! Always pulling out new tricks and props, everything he does is polished and precise!
Props of choice : Prop of Choice: Dragon Staff, Whips, Unicycle
Usually found attached to a rope dart, Andrew is the most enthusiastic man you’ll meet! Always ready to lend a hand, meet new people, and teach a trick or two!
Props of choice : Props of Choice: Rope Dart, Contact Staff
Hall of fame
Viral Happiness has been blessed with amazingly talented people. A downside of this is sometimes the circus life sends us in another direction! Here are some of our past superstars.
Rich decided to leave the musky old England to travel and somehow ended up being part of Viral Happiness during it’s early days, he did a bit more travelling and came back to run some boss double staff and double staff making workshops.
Props of choice : Double staff, Rope Dart
Everyone knew Kate as the bubbly and loud hooper, she ran stretching, yoga and hoop classes through the summer.
Props of choice : Hoop, Fans, Yoga mat
Cameron has been a part of Viral Happiness since he landed in Australia! He is always willing to empart knowledge or have a laugh!
Props of choice : Poi, Double Staffs
Ariel has been a great asset from the early days of Viral. A smile that gleems and energy to share to everyone.
Props of choice : Acro, Dragon Staff