Augusto Gonçalves, born in Portugal, he's a 3th generation of circus performers, he start very young performing acrobatic act with his brothers, then solo wire act.
In 1980 he start performing washington trapeze with his brother Rogerio.
With this act they became popular in circus business, and in 1983 they partecipate at the Montecarlo Festival.
Later with his wife he perform hand balancing act, for several years.
Lately he perform with Alessandra Savio an unusually Illusion act, they successfoly perform in Europe and with great success performed on tour all over Japan with the greatest circus in the country, Kinoshita Circus