Hardey is a performer with over 20 years experience in dance, theatre, circus, street performance and comedy. Hardey has trained in the Le Coq theatre method, movement improvisation, corporeal mime, circus, and clown and has performed through out Australia and overseas in theatres, festivals, cabarets and hospitals. Hardey is the founder of Flying Heart Productions (now The Weird Ticket), a physical theatre company specialising in contemporary theatre clown and its fusion with other art forms; to date Flying Heart (now the Weird Ticket) has produced one major theatre show for children entitled “Broom! Broom!!” and taken 2 solo clown shows “Uke-A-Loony & Love Case Suit Nut” all around Australia and a bit of Europe.