Tag: Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil’s Veera Kaijanen

Veera Veera Kaijanen demonstrates true discipline and passion in her show reel from “Amaluna” for Cirque du Soleil. The mystic wonder and magic of her Cirque performance inspires, all of her hula hoop moves executed with sleek precision and flawless technique. Once you catch a glimpse of the choreography constructed here by Veera herself, we’re pretty sure you’ll be melting in your seat. Originally from Finland, she’s currently living in Washington, DC, USA, and the soundtrack for her performance is a composition by Kimmo Olavi.

Totem’s Eric Hernandez on American Latino TV

Eric Hernandez performs in Totem

http://youtu.be/4ZeaVHl7q_E Eric Hernandez, the amazing hoop dancer that is currently featured in the Cirque du Soleil show Totem, shares his love of hoop dance in this segment for American Latino TV. Eric, who is half Latino and half Native American says, "I'm in love with hoop dancing because it gives me the opportunity to share…

Eric Hernandez

Eric Hernandez

Eric Hernandez, hoop dancer for Cirque du Soleil's Totem show, flies free with his hoops at the beach. He lives in Los Angeles, California, USA. Photo by Daniel Fulloon.

Electric Hoop with Arik Pipestem

In "Electric Hoop", a documentary short by Ashley Bomberry and Mohsen Nazeri, the unexpectedly unique Erik “Arik” Pipestem describes his process of exploration on story telling through hoop dance. Fusing several traditional Native American pow wow hoop dance styles with acro and hip hop, jazz, ballet, contemporary, and Latin, Arik is a First Nations performer who is one…

Hoop Dance on Stilts with Rebecca Fireplug Nelson

Rebecca "Fireplug" Nelson has us looking up in awe! She is a daring circus style performer! Watch her as she spins things up - on stilts! Rebecca can boast about having a very impressive resume as a Cirque du Monde Coach and Coordinator for Cirque du Soleil, stilt performing for the Stilt Circus, as well as fire performance for Art…

Eric Hernandez

Eric Hernandez performs in Totem, Cirque du Soleil's journey into the evolution of mankind. He lives in Washington, DC, USA. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Elena Lev Performs on TODAY

Elena Lev of Cirque du Soleil moves gracefully through her Wintuk performance on NBC's TODAY television show. Elena is a beautiful hoop dancer and contortionist from Moscow, Russia who currently resides in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Soundtrack: "Elena" by Simon Carpentier.

Masha Terentieva: dUmmy

The incomparable Masha Terentieva of Cirque du Soleil fame performs her hula hoop act from dUmmy in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany. Soundtrack: "Exactly Anywhere" by Reecode. A Hooping.org Video of the Day.