The flying trapeze (du chong dau) act performed by two Vietnamese young
acrobats won a silver medal at the Figueres International Circus
Festival, held in Spain from February 21 – 25.
The festival drew the participation of 27 performances from 14
countries, including excellent performances from the US, Russia,
The flying trapeze performed by
Hoang Anh and Thu Hiep ranked second after Russian horse performance
and Chinese ring somersault.
Earlier, this piece won
them the Silver Bear prize (Silver medal) at the NiKulin Moscow Circus
Festival in Russia and the Golden Horse prize (Golden prize) at the
Almaty International Circus Festival in Kazakhstan.-VNA