Static Trapeze 2


This class is taught by:

Elena Panova

Born in Murom, Russia, Elena Panova is a graduate of Moscow's Circus and Variety College, where she specialized as an aerialist. Under the guidance of the famous training tandem of Tereza Durova and Viktor Fomin, she created a groundbreaking swinging trapeze act that redefined swinging trapeze as it is performed today all over the world. Elena won a gold medal and the Ministry of Culture award at the Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain in Paris in 1987, and the gold medal at the 1988 All-Union Circus Artists Competition of the USSR. For over twenty years, she has performed in major circuses and variety and theater shows on four continents, including the Moscow Circus, Circus Knie, the Cirque d'Hiver-Bouglione in Paris, Circus Carré in Amsterdam, the Victorian Arts Center in Melbourne, and the Big Apple Circus. She has also been a judge several times at the Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain in Paris. Elena moved to the United States in 1991. She started teaching at Circus Center in 2004.

Students learn how to balance on the bar, moves that require strong upper body support, and body drops with ankle catch. They are also introduced to spins around the bar and ropes.

 

Prerequisite: Instructor approval

 

Recommended complementary classes: Aerial Conditioning, Stretching, Physical Limitation Elimination.

 

 


Upcoming classes:

  • Wed Dec 13 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Dec 13 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Mon Dec 18 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Tue Dec 19 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Dec 20 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Dec 20 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Tue Jan 02 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Jan 03 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Jan 03 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Mon Jan 08 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Tue Jan 09 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Jan 10 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Jan 10 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Mon Jan 15 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Tue Jan 16 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Jan 17 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Jan 17 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Mon Jan 22 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm with Elena Panova
  • Tue Jan 23 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova
  • Wed Jan 24 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Elena Panova