contortionist

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an acrobat able to twist into unusual positions

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ANIMAL ANTICS Contortionists twist themselves into incredible shapes to create Emma's octopus and spider ANIMAL ANTICS Contortionists twist themselves into incredible shapes to create Emma's octopus and spider
Exclusive to Muscat City Centre, performances include unique diabolo, hula hoop, foot juggling and contortionists, among others.
One particular venue is struggling to make ends meet - new blood is needed and it's finally found when Dr Haze rolls into town with his Vampire Vaudeville show, featuring hair-hanging beauties, twisted contortionists, flying aerialists, demon dwarfs, gyrating jugglers, voodoo warriors, pickled people, sword swallowers and its latest and greatest newfound star The Ventriloquist.
Throwing all they have at it, the show features jugglers, magicians, unicycles, contortionists, German wheels, stilts walking, trampoline, Russian bar, pole balancing and much more.
Cabaret shows will take place in the evenings, starting with a family friendly variety performances from 6pm, featuring Chinese pole artists, circus juggling, contortionists and hula-hooping.
19 with former NHL hockey stars Rick Vaive and Marty McSorley as well as jugglers, fire eaters and contortionists.
Then I got the Cirque du Soleil DVD and I watched it all the time, and contortionists on YouTube and just copied them.
Acts will include springboard acrobats, contortionists, bowl kicking, diabolos, Wheel Of Death, plate spinning, actor acrobatics, hoop jumping and Bicycle Girls.
IMG chief Forstmann booked a marching band, cancan dancers, contortionists and Brazilian singer Bebel Gilberto.
The Dream Master Entertainment show has been created by artistic directors and choreographers Marcela Bello and Javier Galeano and includes bubble contortionists, an action painter and a dancer with a colourful spinning act.
Out go the fat blokes in costumes that look as if they were made by their mums--in come the female contortionists on a "journey through flavour".
Today, Iona's is one of Britain's most famous contortionists - a stark contrast from the life she used to lead.
He is one of two contortionists among wacky acts in the telly star search hosted by Ant and Dec.
Radio One will be broadcasting from Creamfields throughout the event and festival-goers will be treated to boutique camping, choirs, contortionists, art exhibits, skaters and BMXs.
No longer unseen, the musicians will share the stage with ``Delirium's'' contortionists and acrobats.