• Team

    Cast and Creative Team


    Birdhouse Factory is performed by an international touring cast of ten artists and supported by a technical crew of five.  The Birdhouse Factory stage brings together cast members from Israel, Russia, Canada and Guatemala, Mongolia, the U.S. and Turkmenistan who collaborate to perform astounding acrobatic feats while telling a story of hope.



    Wes Hatfield, Lindsey Covarrubias, Elena Sanders, Brooke Neilson, Michael Rubino, Chase Culp, Thom Wall, Cornell Freeney, Julian Callari, Will Farlow



    Rachel Lantow, Joe D’Emilio, Leo Hidalgo


    Creative Team

    PRODUCERS: Chris and Aida Lashua

    CO-DIRECTORS: Chris Lashua, Aloysia Gavre, Rex Camphuis, Sam Payne, Sandra Feusi

    COSTUME DESIGNER: Aloysia Gavre with additional designs by Lisa Ragatz and Kalin Henning

    DRAMATURGE: Steven Ragatz

    LIGHTING DESIGNER: Heather Basarab with tour lighting by Anth


    MACHINE DESIGNERS: Chris Lashua and Sean Riley