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Synonyms for acrobat

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Words related to acrobat

an athlete who performs acts requiring skill and agility and coordination

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Muscat: This year's Muscat Festival has attracted a huge number of people with its acrobatic performances being held at Naseem Garden and Amerat Park.
The acrobatic performance was demonstrated by Chinese Artists as the audience termed the show as a source of excellent entertainment and an opportunity to understand and know about the Chinese culture and traditions.
Imani Winds' acrobatic performance of Startin' Sumthin' is an homage to 1930's jazz.
A short play generally of a blood-curling character followed a circus turn or acrobatic performance on the flying trapeze or suspended from the ceiling."
BENCH BY MIMBRE Inge Street, Sat Aug 29, 1.30pm - 2.30pm and 4.30pm - 5pm; Sun Aug 30, 12pm - 12.30pm Bench is a small and beautiful acrobatic performance in which a woman sits on a bench and watches the world go by.
Other events to look forward to include the acrobatic performance and fireworks at Naseem Garden, while Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex will host the Oman Food Festival, Architect of Air programme and Festival of Light.
The jockey produced an acrobatic performance to stay aboard the horse and finish third at Newbury after a blunder this season, and felt he had received his reward yesterday.
Tremblay met with the Jackson Estate and King, heard all the ideas for the show, saw them take shape, and helped put together a team at Cirque du Soleil's headquaters in Montreal that included international caliber chorographers, musical designers and directors, set and costume designers, an acrobatic performance designer, and many more behind the scenes workers.
Spectators lined the beach, promenade and pier to watch the spectacular acrobatic performance against stunning blue skies.
Summary: A usually staid weekly Papal audience has been spiced up this week with an acrobatic performance by a troupe of topless men.
The present study examined how "meaningful time" is constructed and used during acrobatic performance. To do so, six elite athletes (2 tumblers, 2 trampolinists, 2 acrobatic skiers) performed the same acrobatic move within the context of their respective sports.
Creators: Guy Laliberte, Guide and Founder Francois Girard, Writer and Director Francois Seguin, Set Designer Line Tremblay, Director of Creation Renee April, Costume Designer Rene Dupere, Composer Debra Brown, Choreographer David Finn, Lighting Designer Francois Bergeron, Sound Designer Serge Lamothe, Playwright Scott Osgood, Acrobatic Equipment and Rigging Designer Florence Pot, Acrobatic Performance Designer
A modern clown acclaimed for his work on stage ("Fool Moon") and screen ("Lorenzo's Oil"), Shiner spent a formative 19 months of his career in the early 1990s as a member of one of the very first Cirque shows, "Nouvelle Experience." He returns to Cirque's origins by combining two circus traditions: acrobatic performance and the art of clowning.
Guests can watch a dolphin race, acrobatic performance, or evening light show, among other features.