Meet the particular and funny world of Xampatito

An obsessive, square and meticulous character. Surrounded by an endless number of uncontrolled boxes to play with and shape the world around him.

A delirious universe emerges from chaos where he invents laughter and creates comic madness, transforming into a new being with a new form.


  • Performer: Jesús Velasco Otero
  • Direction: Arturo Cobas
  • Costume: Alicia Tojo
  • Scenography: Cruz Velasco Pajares and Jesús Velasco
  • Photography: Leticia Mariño Vázquez and Sol Álvarez
  • Lighting design: Flavia Mayans De la Morena and Javier Lemus
  • Graphic design: Brer Ballesteros
  • Video: Malala Ricoy

About the company

Xampito began his artistic career at the Circus School Circonove in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. From 2013-2015 he continued his studies at Carampa in Madrid, perfecting his performance techniques in theater, dance, acrobatics and juggling, the latter being his speciality. He worked with Pass & Company, winner Talent Madrid 2014 and Best Show at International Festival of Street Arts and Theater in Valladolid.


In recent years he has worked with The Chipolatas, Gandini Juggling, Pistacatro, Circo PRICE Theater, Canal Theatres, The State Circus of Moscow, Le channel Scène Nationale de Calais, Teatro Maria Guerrero and Alfil Theatre.