former student of Marcel Marceau, and Etienne Decroux, he has worked extensively in
theatre for young audiences with his company, Cirque Alexander, and is a pioneer in
the therapeutic use of clown humour for institutionalized children and adults.
Paul is a skilled puppeteer, working primarily in film and television. Selected credits
include: Stargate SG1, Stargate Atlantis, Scary Movie 3, The Santa Claus 2, Alien
vs. Predator Requiem, Cats and Dogs 2, I Robot, Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow,
Falling Skies, and The Hole.
Paul, and his character Doc Willikers, founded the Therapeutic Clown Doctor
Programs at B.C.’s Children’s Hospital (1994), Sunny Hill Health Centre (1997), and
Canuck Place Hospice (2000), and continues to mentor younger professionals in this