Yasu Ishida

South Carolina

Yasu Ishida was born in Ube, Japan. Inspired by the movie "Patch Adams", he came to the U.S. to become a professional hospital clown. He earned a Master of Fine Arts degree in Theatre for Young Audiences, and also graduated from the Chavez Studio of Magic, the most prestigious magic school in the world. Yasu has been working with kids all over the county including at Disney Summer Stage Kids in New York, the Florida Storytelling Festival, the Hawaii Book & Music Festival, and the National Cherry Blossom Festival in D.C. He has won fellowships from the International Performing Arts...Read More