Matica Arts Circus and World Music

Joel Melendez

Joel Melendez
Joel Melendez, Co-founder of the touring duo Matica Arts, has traveled the Americas performing and learning. He is a gifted performer known for his unicycling, clowning, improvisational and acrobatic skills. Joel is a "physical artist" who loves exploring the vast capabilities of the human body.
Joel is also a musician, Capoerista and juggler. Joel sees the arts as a vehicle to inspire, connect and transport the audience to a mystical world free of inhibitions where all is possible.