Cirque du Papier
2137 Meloy Road, Kent, OH

Cirque du Papier

2137 Meloy Road
PO Box 1284
Kent, OH 44240
Cirque du Papier, Kent — Four out of five guests prefer Michael Roy's “paper work” to doing their tax forms. Possible side effects include laughter, fascination, astonishment, strong desire to take a Michael Roy "Party Animal" home (which of course you can do), strong desire to take Michael Roy home (which of course you can't do . . . well  maybe, if you hire him for your special occasion).
2137 Meloy Road
PO Box 1284
Kent, OH 44240
330-678-3362
330-357-9491
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One Square of Paper - Magical Possibilities!

Not your grade school teacher's origami! Right before your eyes, Michael Roy deftly displays dazzling digital dexterity, morphing single, flat squares of paper into cool 3D creatures by merely folding. No cuts, no tears, no glue. Creating paper animal caricatures, so real you'll try to reach out and touch them. You'll marvel as Michael Roy works his magic, with amazing manipulations, quick wit, and cool "transformers". The best part? You're always in a "front row seat" and may go home with an oh-so-cool keepsake! Yes, it is "cirque" so Michael Roy may also spontaneously break into juggling, balancing, spinning; executing cool circus crafts of object manipulations, providing addtional amazement to the "magic" of his Cirque du Papier (now offered at no additional cost!).
Appropriate wherever fine and fun close-up entertainment is needed.
Packages
2 Hour Close-up Interactive Paper Folding Entertainment Package
$250
per event
Deposit: $50 Total Price: $250     Show Details
Michael Roy's BUNDLES of FUN - 2 Hours of Paper & Portraiture
$550
per event
Deposit: $275 Total Price: $550     Show Details
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Cirque du Papier, Kent — One Square of Paper - Magical Possibilities! Not your grade school teacher's origami! Right before your eyes, Michael Roy deftly displays dazzling digital dexterity, morphing single, flat squares of paper into cool 3D creatures by merely folding. No cuts, no tears, no glue. Creating paper animal caricatures, so real you'll try to reach out and touch them. You'll marvel as Michael Roy works his magic, with amazing manipulations, quick wit, and cool "transformers". The best part? You've always a "front row seat" and may go home with an oh-so-cool keepsake! Appropriate wherever fine and fun close-up entertainment is needed.

Photos published with permission of Cirque du Papier

Cirque du Papier, Kent — One Square of Paper - Magical Possibilities!
Not your grade school teacher's origami! Right before your eyes, Michael Roy deftly displays dazzling digital dexterity, morphing single, flat squares of paper into cool 3D creatures by merely folding. No cuts, no tears, no glue. Creating paper animal caricatures, so real you'll try to reach out and touch them. You'll marvel as Michael Roy works his magic, with amazing manipulations, quick wit, and cool "transformers". The best part? You've always a "front row seat" and may go home with an oh-so-cool keepsake!
Appropriate wherever fine and fun close-up entertainment is needed.Cirque du Papier, Kent — Your guests will be "Green" with envy. Right before their eyes, Michael Roy will morph a page from one of his old Rand McNally Road Atlases into a beautiful swan or lovely sea shell with crystal glass marble "pearl". These, and many other delights of origami art, can be your guests' to keep; each folded from Michael Roy's repertoire of recycled paper "old school". For years Michael Roy has used the most fuel and resource efficient "recycled" paper. He doesn't wait until it goes through the recycle process. He simply rescues papers from his own junk mail, old blue prints, office recycle bins, and, of course, retro maps. So don't be green with envy. Help Michael stay "Green" and contribute to a sustainable environment. Adopt one of his rescued junkyard papers turned Party Animal. Your guests will enjoy junk mail for many years to come!Cirque du Papier, Kent — "Thank you Michael for an extravagant evening filled with amazing folding! Every guest from 4 years old to 80 years old found awe and amazement in your abilities. Look forward to seeing you again."
Nancy Westrich
[Coordinated private party
@ Signature Country Club]
Solon, OhioCirque du Papier, Kent — Folding talent, Michael Roy Baldridge continuiously searches the world for interesting and aesthetically pleasing origami, designed by the best origami artists. Here are some images of the ever expanding repertoire of origami models he creates from memory for intrigued and astonished guests in strolling settings. A popular interactive and close-up entertainer, Michael Roy and his MicRo Gallery add a festive atmoshere to corporate functions, festivals, fairs, cocktail parties, weddings, anniversaries, bar/bat mitzvahs, after proms, private parties, conferences, conventions, trade shows, product launches, museums, galleries, zoos, Parks & Recreation, school carnivals, company picnics, colleges, libraries, and special events throughout Ohio, Southeastern Michigan, and Western Pennsylvania. Michael Roy folds models using only one sheet of paper each. No cuts. No tears. No glue.Cirque du Papier, Kent — Michael Roy's Cirque du PapierCirque du Papier, Kent — An Elegant Entertainer Keeping Crowds Captivated Executing Eloquent Utterances and Quoting Quick Quips while Kinetically Conjuring A Colorful Carnival Caravan of Crazy Cool Crisp, Creatively Complex, Cleverly Constructed, Exclusively Crease-Crafted, Exquisite Quality Creature Caricature Keepsakes Close-up!Cirque du Papier, Kent — No cards, coins, or twisted balloons, only a paper square and the finesse of a close-up magician. Michael Roy brings the magic to guests with colorful creations of exquisite artistry, elegantly executed right before their eyes. Not missing a crease, Michael Roy simultaneously transforms an uncut sheet of paper into cool 3D animal caricatures while keeping guests amused with a nonstop stream of offbeat witty repartee and useless (yet strangely fascinating) information, revealing secrets and history of folding art. And his mesmerizing MicRo Gallery displays pretty paper party pet caricatures so cool everyone will just have to have one! To “win” one Michael Roy will engage your guests in puzzles, games, and riddles. Not your grade school teacher's origami, Michael Roy's performances are a Cirque du Papier, a mind-bending, paper-folding, your-world-ain’t-flat-no-more experience. Best of all, guests can go home with a bona fide keepsake! An artful remembrance of your special occasion.Cirque du Papier, Kent — MICHAEL ROY’S BUSINESS IS FOLDING AND YOU’LL WANT TO WATCH!
Interactive strolling folding entertainer and visual artist, Michael Roy Baldridge and his nimble fingers will be appearing at your special event. He brings origami into the new millennium, combining classic Japanese style origami with the latest in high tech folding; transforming single, flat squares of paper into cool 3D forms of animals, flowers, sea life, birds, and decorative objects. Michael Roy’s repertoire of intricate and elegant sculptures includes some of the best origami from the imaginative minds of contemporary engineers, scientists, and artists. One sheet of paper. No cuts. No tears. No glue. With dexterity, quick wit, and knowledge of origami history and technique, he will share the technology, art, and magic that is origami.
And you could go home with a cherished keepsake.Cirque du Papier, Kent — Michael Roy creates origami magic at special occasions and events. Whether you are planning an intimate private party or a major event, Folder Fantastique, Michael Roy Baldridge will bring enchantment to your gathering.Cirque du Papier, Kent — One Square of Paper -?Magical Possibilities!?Not your grade school teacher's origami! Michael Roy deftly displays dazzling digital dexterity, morphing single flat squares of paper into cool 3D animal caricatures by mere folding. No cuts, tears, or glue. Magical manipulations, quick wit, and cool "transformers" make oh-so-cool keepsakes.Cirque du Papier, Kent — HIGH School PROM
"The kids thoroughly enjoyed your expertise and it was a great addition to the evening [High School Prom ] !!"
Patricia A. Finley,
Student Activities Coordinator
Stanton Middle School
& Parent Committee Head for
Roosevelt High School Jr-Sr Prom 2011
Kent, OHCirque du Papier, Kent — Michael Roy Baldridge continuiously searches the world for interesting and aesthetically pleasing origami, designed by the best origami artists. Here is an example of his ever expanding repertoire of origami models created from memory for intrigued and astonished guests in strolling settings. A popular interactive and close-up entertainer, Michael Roy and his MicRo Gallery add a festive atmoshere to corporate functions, festivals, fairs, cocktail parties, weddings, anniversaries, bar/bat mitzvahs, after proms, private parties, conferences, conventions, trade shows, product launches, museums, galleries, zoos, Parks & Recreation, school carnivals, company picnics, colleges, libraries, and special events throughout Ohio, Southeastern Michigan, and Western Pennsylvania. Michael Roy folds models using only one sheet of paper each. No cuts. No tears. No glue.Cirque du Papier, Kent — IMAGINATION TRANSFORMED! You are right. This image looks really cool. Imagine the experience your guests will have with Michael Roy. Not only will they thrill to exquisite sculptures in actual 3D and living color, but also experience astonishment as Michael Roy "magically" transforms each from a single paper square with no cuts, no tears, no glue. A truly unique event, indulging your guests with a cherished keepsake and an enchanted memory!
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