Victor Fomine

Flying rope, Swinging trapeze

Primarily a circus artist, Victor began his teaching career in 1983 at the Moscow State Circus School before moving on to teach aerial disciplines at the Annie Fratellini Academy in France. He has served as a trainer at Cirque du Soleil since 1993 and specializes in teaching the flying trapeze. Recognized throughout the world for his mastery of the discipline and the quality of his teaching, Victor has trained dozens of circus artists and specialists in flying trapeze. Many of his former students have won awards at some of the world’s most prestigious competitions, including the Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain in Paris and the Wougow International Festival of China.