Fernando Quevedo is the founder of Q Productions Las Vegas. Born in Argentina into a family of performers, Fernando spent the first part of his life in Europe. He made his stage debut at the age of 7. By the age of 9 he was performing for President Jimmy Carter. After receiving critical acclaim for his act, Los Huincas Gauchos, Fernando and his family moved to Las Vegas. It was here that Fernando cultivated his talents as a performer, music composer, writer, and choreographer. Along his many achievements, Fernando has composed music for the Las Vegas Civic Ballet as well as several production shows. He has a degree in film production from the Hollywood Film Academy and his short, Heartless, won an award at the New York International Film Festival. His specialty Act, Los Huincas Gauchos, received the Specialty Act Of The Year Award. Fernando’s stage productions include: Cirque ’84; Beats of Passion; Le Dinner Cabaret; Rhythm & Flair; Strip!; Las Vegas Nights; Holiday Dreams; ZzyZyx a Cirque Experience; ESC4P3 (Winner of 4 Premios Carlos - Argentina’s equivalent of the Tony Awards), Borealis and Viva Le Cirque! among others. He has produced and directed the entertainment portion of events for HP, WEBEC, SAP, Abbey Carpet, Best Buddies and Trace3.
Dario Vazquez is a 6th Generation circus performer born in Mexico City. You could say that performing is in his DNA since Dario is a member of the prestigious Vazquez Circus family. Currently, Dario is a talent scout and Technical Rigger for Q Productions Las Vegas, Inc. Its his love for the circus arts that is reflected in every project that Dario is involved in. Whether hanging two Harley Davidson motorcycles 50 feet in the air for an amazing high-wire routine, or creating the rigging points for our 30ft gigantic Pendulum or securing our state-of-the-art projection system for holographic performances, Dario's encyclopedic knowledge of rigging along with 30 plus years of experience ensure that safety is second to none and that the audience gets a thrilling experience.
Kelly Hamilton is the Production Coordinator for Q Productions Las Vegas. Kelly's role is in all aspects of our projects. He background in dance and theater add to the overall vision of where our shows and projects should strive to be. Kelly Hamilton is also an accomplished laser programmer. Her development of laser manipulation performances and her laser act, Lady Light, led her to collaborate with Carnival Cruises on their new shows scheduled for the new fleet of ocean liners. Kelly is also a choreographer for specialized dance routines where dancers and holograms interact with one another.
James Deutz (Jimmy D) is originally from North St. Paul, MN. He studied under the direction of Shirley Larkin at The Larkin Dance Studio, and continued to instruct and choreograph internationally. His stage credits include: Nashville U.S.A., 42nd Street, Crazy For You, Spellbound, and Legends In Concert, just to name a few. He's worked with such stars as Amy Adams, Nick Jonas & Drew Carey, and has performed with the Brian Setzer Orchestra, Gloria Estefan, Coolio, and the Big Bad Voodoo Daddies. His choreography credits range from commercial/industrials to large-scale productions in venues internationally. Jim choreographed ESC4P3 which went on to be nominated for fourteen Premios Carlos in Argentina (equivalent of the Tony Award). Jim also choreographed Sonic Boom!, Viva Noel, Borealis (I & II) & Las Vegas Nights. He's proud to have been a part of the Q Productions Staff and family for nearly 20 years.