Noemi Diaz (es) and Adrià Mascarell (cat) founded the company PakiPaya in 2008 in Brussels. They initially create 2 short 20-minute performances « Shake your ass » and « Shake your body » and then a long, 50-minute show for the street. “Shake shake shake” has been touring the world since 2010 (Belgium, France, Holland, Slovakia, Spain, Czech Republic, South Korea…) including the festivals of MiramirO (Be), Chalon in the street, Vivacité (Fr), Fira de Tàrrega (Es), Trapezi (Fr), Umore Azoka (Es) Mirabilia (It), …
The company received the CLAP AWARD – Mueca Festival, Tenerife, Spain in May 2012; the MIRABILIA PRIZE-Mirabilia Festival, Fossano, Italy, in June 2012; the Zirkolika Prize, Barcelona, Spain- Special Audience Award in December 2012; the Jury Prize of the MiramirO Festival in 2013 and the Kremnica Prize, Slovakia in 2016.
In 2015, the team moved near Barcelona and transferred the company to Catalonia for the production of its new creation Toca-toc.
By the same company, see also: Shake Shake Shake