Elisa Tauro, Acrobat at Cirque du Soleil's "O" Part 1 - CircusTalk

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Elisa Tauro, Acrobat at Cirque du Soleil’s “O” Part 1

Elisa Tauro grew up in Toronto and, from a very young age dreamed of becoming a circus acrobat. 1 year ago, she became part of the cast of Cirque du Soleil’s show O in Las Vegas. A position every circus acrobat dreams about. In this first part of our interview, Elisa tells us what brought her there. Hello, my name is Elisa Tauro and I currently live in Las Vegas. I am having my 1-year anniversary at Cirque du Soleil’s O. A magnificent aquatic circus show, which this year celebrates its 24th anniversary. And, for the longest time, it’s been my dream to work there. So, where did it all start? I did gymnastics as a child. When I was 6 years old, I went on vacation to Club Med with my family. They offered flying trapeze sessions for kids. I really wanted to try. And, after my first time trying it, I absolutely loved it. My parents told me, the second I got down from the trapeze, I beamed and said immediately, “I...
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