The People's Clowns

About Us


      Who knows how fun a story can be? Who can get a herd of toddlers to their feet dancing with glee? Who makes flying down da street on a giant bike the most fascinating part of your day?

Olive and Dingo Can! 

      Olive & Dingo are bright and cheery, cartoony characters who perform family friendly shows with clownie instincts. Entertainment includes: live tunes, stories, comedy, bike rides, face painting & BALLOON twisting! 

Let’s Meet Them!!




Dingo has a huge heart for his Pdx community and a big appetite for high energy performance. A Clown for 18+ years, he joined the circus as a roustabout at 17 years old and has worked his way around the USA honing his entertainment craft in many mediums. He is a rockstar, a dad, a carnie, an activist, a small business advocate and a staple Portland personality. With his love & influence of rock and roll, classical music and circus sideshow, Dingo writes shows that leave folks coming back for another taste of AMAZING.

His Minstrel Talents: guitar and so much More!

He’s our Marketing Expert, Iconic Tall Bike Cyclist, Top Hat Wearer, Safety Officer & Heavy Stuff Carrier.

Dingo is quick on his feet and a hilarious Balloon Twisting Professional. :o) 



OliveexciterOlive, with her bright smile, smart style and her down to earth positive enthusiasm; she enthralls her Portland friends & fans. An “I Heart Oregon” kid she is determined to make her world a better place to be- starting in her own neighborhood. Olive has been a visual artist and local performer since her days as a 3-year old ballerina. Graduating HS with a hunger for theatre arts & music she combined her interests when she met Dingo who helped her develop her comedy and Clownery. She has a wide range of vocal abilities as well as bringing to the company the art of balloon sculpting in 2010. Some of Olive’s favorite things are tea, cycling, singing, movies, reading/playing with kids, meeting extraordinary people, loving her family & community activism. 

She is our Vocal Specialist, Tall Bike Cutie, Costumer, Seamstress (& Bow designer), Calendar Keeper & Social Butterfly. 

Olive is our Expert Balloon Twister and Face Painter. :o) 









Please Find Olive and Dingo on Facebook for daily/weekly updates and Pictures. Here. And message them for Questions, Queries, Proposals & Ideas on their Contact Page. Here.