Inspiration with Electronics and code Entertaining and educational.

A motivational show to showcase the role of technology in all aspects of our lives, featuring entertainment

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The Circus Scientist Show

Technology explained, Circus style!

Brought to you by Big Top Entertainment, Durban. Created by Tom Hastings, a professional entertainer and developer. The show aims to encourage children of all ages to consider careers in Information Technology. Amazing technology will be showcased to further this aim.

Technology explained, Circus style!
What's in the show?

What's in the show?

The Circus Scientist show presents Information Technology concepts in a motivational and engaging manner. Kids will be entertained with a variety of stunts while learning concepts such as Wireless connectivity, circuit design and embedded programming.

Latest & greatest

All the best technologies out there!

While being entertained by a large projected multimedia presentation the kids will be introduced to some key concepts. The show will also demonstrate how easy coding can be.

Raspberry PI

Raspberry PI

The entire show is run from a Raspberry PI 400 mini computer - via wireless remote control.
Arduino

Arduino

Arduino makes programming electronics easy to do. The Circus Scientist Show will demonstrate some fun projects from concept to actual circuit design (not as difficult as it seems).
Visual Programming with blocks

Visual Programming with blocks

Programming a Smart Phone, Tablet or PC is so simple with block based programming. MIT App inventor and Scratch are demonstrated
Interaction and AI

Interaction and AI

Part of the show is interactive, and some volunteers will get an opportunity to interact with computer programs in an unique way. Computer vision and other AI concepts are also demonstrated in practise

Pricing

Charity
  • Projector Demonstration
  • Audience Participation
  • Android Apps
  • Desktop Apps
  • Circuit Design
  • Visual coding introduction
R1500 1 hour show - contact for availability
School
  • Projector demonstration
  • Audience Participation
  • Android Apps
  • Desktop Apps
  • Circuit Design
  • Visual coding introduction
R2000 1 hour show
Private
  • You keep the computer and hardware for all demonstrations
  • Projector demonstration
  • Audience Participation
  • Android Apps
  • Desktop Apps
  • Circuit Design
  • Visual coding introduction
R5000 1 hour show with 30 minute product demonstration