David Poznanter – Mask Maker / Performer
David Poznanter is a professional maskmaker, circus artist, singer, actor, and dancer. David’s education includes more than 12 years of higher education, including an MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts from Goddard College (USA), three years of contemporary dance training at the Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance (Austria), and the professional training program at Helikos: International School of Theatre Creation (Italy).
David’s career has led him to perform, teach, and choreograph in more than a dozen countries around the world. In recent years David worked as Managing Director of Havik Circus in the Dominican Republic, performed acrobatics in an 80-city N. American tour with Cirque Dreams, and spent two years in India as circus coach and personal trainer to Bollywood moviestar Aamir Khan.
He has also created masks for five professional productions, including Don Quixote (Marin Shakespeare Company – California) and I Imagine (Aakash Odedra Dance Company – UK).