Video - Nina Burri and the art of contortion

A professional circus performer who is also a dancer and a model

Contortion uses many of the same exercises also found in yoga, dance and gymnastics.
Nina Burri is a contortionist, dancer and model from Berne, Switzerland. After a successful career in ballet, she decided to study contortion in China with the acrobatic academy of the "China Acrobatic Troupe," to become a professional circus performer. She also worked as a model. In China she founded the "Beijing International Art School."