Together in life as on the stage, Daniele Segalin and Graziana Parisi met more than 12 years ago. He comes from the world of the circus clown. He has worked in numerous international tours with the biggest Italian circuses. She, originally from Sicily, is creator of costumes, choreographer and director of shows.
Him, Augusto on stage, her, white clown, these two were made to meet, they are complementary. So they formed the duo “Dandy Danno & Diva G and in the same time they created their company Theatre DeGart. Theatre DeGart aims to let the audience discover the authentic taste of laughter through a project called “Art Contamination”. Make people laugh is an art and they exercise it with dedication, without vulgarity, with the purpose to share, this is the real contamination. Laughter is good for health and the ambition of the duo Dandy Danno (Daniele) and Diva G (Graziana) is to convey to others their positive thinking through comedy.
In 2018 he won Angelo Musco Award as Best Actor. He made his debut on television with “Telesiculissimi” program. In 2017 he made his debut as a comedian in becoming the leading comedian. In the same year he won the “Best Character” award of the Leonforte Theater National Prize in Sicily. In 2015 he was included among the funniest comedians in the world. (source Clown blog).
DIVA G (Graziana)originally from Giardini Naxos in Sicily. After studying languages, she went abroad where she studied in deep her knowledge of languages and techniques related to the world of entertainment. Born as a costume designer, creator of shows and choreographer, after the meeting with Daniele and 8 years of management in show business and entertainment, she decided to follow him in the circus experience. The duo “DANDY DANNO & DIVA G” was born.
May 2016 Torino Fringe Festival – Italy
July 2016 Festival Avignon Off – France
2017 Festival de Aledo – Spain
May 2017 Brighton Fringe Festival – England
May 2019 Festival international Radio Tirana – Albania
October 2019 XXIV Festival Internacional de Teatro Comico de Maia – Portugal
October 2019 Festival Clown & Clown – Monte San Giusto – Marche
October 2019 Festival Gad Theatre Jeune Public – Pesaro
January 2020 Teatri d’Autore – Fano
October 2020 73° edition Festival Gad – Pesaro