Originally from South Australia, Ben Todd began playing drums at the age of 3. Initially taught by his father, Ben is the third generation in a family of drummers. Ben has been touring for the past 10 years with Cirque du Soleil as a featured drummer in 3 different shows, œCorteo, œKooza and is currently the bandleader and drummer on œVOLTA. Prior to joining Cirque, Ben performed with a wide range of artists back in Australia, as well as playing in the pit orchestras for many musical theatre shows including the Australia/NZ tour of Cats, Miss Saigon and Grease. He has released several recordings as a composer and leader, and also runs his own online drum recording service, www.onlinesessiondrumtracks.com.
Cirque du Soleil