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contortionist

a performer who contorts his body for the entertainment of others
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"The circus boasts a huge cast of jaw-dropping and dangerous acts from across the globe including acrobats, contortionists, trapeze and high-wire performers," add show bosses.
Contortionist Amiri The most impressive act of the evening was just before the interval: two amazingly talented acrobats on the giant spinning Space Wheel.
Circus remains largely unrecognised in Africa and the event promoted performance artists like hoopers, jugglers and contortionists.
Onyekachi Alexander AKA Torna also a rapper came in second with cash prize of 1million Naira while Goualin Vidal AKA Skeleton, a contortionist came in third with the cash prize of 500thousand Naira.
CONTORTIONIST Theresa May twisting and turning over writing a Brexit date into law, to avoid another defeat in Parliament, underlines how the weakest Prime Minister for decades is stumbling.
In another, a lithe and limber contortionist balances five candelabras on her four limbs and head as she twists her body on a platform.
Contortionist and escapologist Chris Cross is finding it more difficult getting out of a plaster cast than a straight jacket after breaking his hand in blundered magic trick.
Among those who have beat the buzzer and got the magic four yeses from judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, David Walliams and Alesha Dixon were a group of dads dancing to hip-hop music, a contortionist from Essex, a Russian trampoline artist, and a comedy hypnotist with a pet dog.
Magdalena Stoilova, 56, has been on the German version And contortionist Magdalena Stoilova, 56, has been on the German version of BGT, Das Supertalent.
A CONTORTIONIST, clowns and a well-known television news anchor have been added to the line-up for a charity's circus-themed ball.
The multi-talented Livingston, 31, is an aerialist, contortionist, and actress (and former Olympic rhythmic gymnast)Goldblum has gushed that he's "lucky, lucky, lucky." The pair began dating in 2011.
Just like the Espanas, Antonio aACAyThe Contortionist' learned to bend and flex his body out of its original shape at the tender age of five.