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Dan Oliveira

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Overview

  • 13 Positive References1 Neutral
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 33, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Do stuff, mainly creative... Involve...
  • 3 year Diploma in Acting and perform...
  • From Elgin, Scotland.
  • Profile 90% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

I am here to have a good time! Work hard play hard.The world is my oyster and I want to explore every corner, nook and cranny and meet every type of people. Each one teach one

ABOUT ME

Time is Art...I love to eat, drink and meet up with friends and family. I practise juggling and/or yoga daily. I am interested primarily in performing arts and festival culture. I watch films and listen to even more music and I love the outdoors. Generally speaking I follow my path and let what ever happens take its course. I am here for a good time, provided it can be combined hard labour and positive results. Life is theatre and we have to embrace the story.

PHILOSOPHY

Work Hard but only if you enjoy what you do otherwise it is a big fat waste of time. Be creative. The more creative you push yourself to be the more creative you will want to be. Be aware of your boundaries. Make strong connections with people. Each one teach one. Finally love your Mother Earth it is your home!

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I have spent a lot of time travelling and surfing. I have only hosted on a couple of occasions and intend in being more active with hosting when I return to Scotland.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Gaining more and more experience. India The Americas. Europe and hopefully a lot more...

Interests

Performance in any shape or form. Any circus stuff. I perform with fire by playing, Diabolo, Devilstix, Staff, and Poi. I perform at outdoor parties and festivals. My love is to devise theatre and performance based workshops. Of which I want to gain more experience. I love cycling around and out of town. I play Capoeira at a beginners level but I am always learning. I especially like new and exciting adventures what ever they may be, especially travelling, hiking and snow sports both skiing or snowboarding .

Music, Movies & Books

oooft, there is way too many. I'll let you know when I meet you..... however, ones I can't resist you to know.... MOVIES ; Anything by Quintin Tarrentino, Robert Rodriguez, The Cohen brothers, The Wachowski brothers and so many other films especially 80's classics. Any film featuring Steve Martin, Bill Murray, Richard Prior, Gene Wilder, Kevin Spacey, John Malchovitch, Forrest Whitaker and sooooo many more! MUSIC; Just way too many artists to mention but these are my prefered genres... Techno, Hardtek, Electro, Dubstep, Drum and Bass, Punk (British and American), Metal, American guitars, chill out, Reggae, Beat box, Rap, hip-hop, 60's, 70's, Folk and World. BOOKS; ANything by Robert Rankin, Ian Banks, Hunter S. Thomson, George Orwell. The Catcher in the Rye, The Remains of the Day, Down and out in Paris and London, Whit, The Hollow chocolate bunnies of the Apocalypse.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I have been round the world on a shoe string. When i meet you i will tell you all about it!

Teach, Learn, Share

Kind people.

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