Bio

Ganchimeg Oyunchimeg

(a.k.a. Gana)


World Class Contortionist

Began the Art of Contortion age 3. Then, at age 7, started training in Mongolian State Circus under great Tsend-Ayush. Three years later, she was already performing on stage. Between 1996 and 1998, as the middle porter of the Mongolian first Trio contortion, won six awards out at world-class circus festivals. For the last ten years have been performing in more than 3,000 shows as a Contortion artist (as a trio, duo and solo performer) for various companies on four continents: America, Europe, Asia and Africa. 

Accomplishments

1998 

II Cirkus Prinsessan  –  Stockholm, Sweden

Performed in Yagaantsetseg Trio


II International Circus Festival of Budapest – Budapest, Hungary

Bronze Prize for Yagaantsetseg Trio performance

1997 

Gran Premio Internazionale del Circo: –  Versilia, Italy

Silver Prize for Yagaantsetseg Trio performance


1996 

VIII Premiere Rampe – Monte Carlo, Monaco

Silver Prize for Yagaantsetseg Trio performance


X Mondial du Cirque de l’Avenir –  Paris, France

Silver Prize for Yagaantsetseg Trio performance

1992 

XII Spring, Friendship and Art Festival – Pyongyang, Korea

Gold Prize for Contortion with pigeons


II Annual Mongolian Circus Festival – Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Silver Prize for Contortion with pigeons


More recently


2010 - 2014 

            Cirque du Soleil - OVO

            White spider - solo contortion

            Mexico, Canada, USA, Japan


2008 - 2013 

Cirque Mechanics - Bird House Factory

Solo contortion act

Finland, Turkey, Dubai, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, Hungary, Hong Kong



2011 - 2014

Teaching contortion classes at Cirque School LA.  





 

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