Irina Bozyan

Balancing, Hula hoop

Having accumulated 30 years of professional experience as a circus artist, Irina made her debut in 1973 with the Moscow Circus as an acrobat and equestrian in a solo number involving skilled horsemanship and vaulting on horseback. In the 1980s, she developed a solo equestrian acrobatics number while simultaneously teaching equitation, foot juggling, balancing, flexibility and horseback acrobatics. Irina has been part of the École nationale de cirque faculty since 2003, and teaches balancing and foot juggling techniques.