Luc Tremblay

Chinese pole, monocycle, acrobatic bicycle, physical preparation

A multidisciplinary artist with a passion for acrobatic cycling, Luc holds a bachelor's degree in kinesiology from the Université du Québec à Montréal. He garnered acclaim for the acrobatic cycling number he performed with the Cirque du Soleil from 1985 to 1992. As well, he was awarded a bronze medal at the 1989 Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain in Paris and participated in nine world acrobatic cycling championships. Luc was a stunt-acrobat in Robert Lepage’s staging of The Damnation of Faust as part of a tour of Japan. Since 2011, he has performed his solo show Monsieur Bob, dompteur de jouets mécaniques, which he created for the Quebec City Summer Festival.  Luc has been teaching at the École nationale de cirque since its inception in 1981. He also pursues other passions as cameraman, director and video editor, and for many years has created performance videos.