The Alikhanov Troupe perform on two ten meter pole’s balanced on one shoulder of a man with not one but three girls climbing and spinning to the very top of the same pole and then five people walking the high wire.The circus will be coming to Tredegar Park, Newport, from Wednesday April 26 to May 1.Jessica Fraser, 15, who plays clarsach and piano, will take part in a series of performances including at the world-famous Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.
Jessica, who attends Gleniffer High School in Paisley, Renfrewshire and is a student on the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's junior conservatoire music programme, said: "I'm quite nervous about my German exam.
In Tredegar Park, the Moscow State Circus has arrived in Newport for the first leg of its Welsh tour, before it heads onto Cardiff and Swansea.
Gostinitsa – the Hotel of Curiosities – has arrived bringing with it a band of wacky and wonderful performers, from the clowns to the acrobats and gymnasts.
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