Philip Solomon is a performer of extraordinary variety and versatility that
performs, produces and entertains as an actor, musician and circus artist, all
over the world.
Appearances include the Late Show with David Letterman,
the Jerry Lewis Telethon, with
Jennifer Lopez on the American Music Awards,
the 2007 BCS Fiesta
Bowl, 2006 MLB All-Star Game, 2002 Super Bowl
in New Orleans, the
1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta
and with musical acts Jane’s Addiction, Alice
Cooper, The Eagles, Bella Fleck, The Commodores, Kool and the Gang,
OK GO and many more. Feature film appearances include Rush Hour 3,
Austin Powers 2 and
Being John Malcovich and independent films such as
In the Flesh. Philip is featured in music videos, as
well as numerous national television guest appearances and
commercials that include Citibank, IHOP, Taco Bell, Tropicana and
As an actor, Philip graduated from the prestigious Cincinnati
Conservatory of Music (CCM) with a B.F.A. in Dramatic Performance
and works with some of the world’s finest theater companies- such as
The Royal National Theater of Great Britain, the
renowned KU NA’ UKA Theater of Tokyo, Japan and
the Julliard Theater in Lincoln Center.
Off-Broadway credits include originating the role of Tsunami in
Journey to the West, written by Richard Oberacker of Cirque du
Soleil’s KA at the MGM Grand.
He produces performances and programs for clients such as Coca-Cola,
Warner Brothers, Shaw Industries, McDonald’s Corporation, IBM,
CitiBank, America On-Line, Sony, National Speakers Association,
Microsoft, AT&T, Disney, E-3, Sikorsky Helicopters and the Royal
Family of Jakarta.
Musically, Philip produces, composes, directs and has toured
extensively. Music direction credits include Hedwig
and the Angry Inch, The Rhythm of Success, Premiere Performance, and
the Porcelain Penelope Show. His original music
is performed on stages all over the world as well as on HBO, MTV,
CBS, ABC and FOX.
Currently residing In Los Angeles, Philip is the coordinator, coach,
and trainer for the social outreach program of Cirque Du
Soleil-Cirque Du Monde. This program positively
intervenes with at-risk youth by teaching circus skills to help them
build self-esteem, confidence, and social interaction skills.
Draw on Philip’s experience as a multi-faceted performing artist,
entertainer and creator to produce a truly unique experience for
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