Nelli Kujansivu is a Stockholm based finnish circus artist specialized in foot juggling (antipodes). This variant artist loves the combination of all sides of her field and is pursuing it by working with multiple companies and projects. She has been working with companies such as Galapiat Cirque, Cirkus Cirkör, Krystallpalast Variete, Young Stage festival and Östgötateatern. Her principle is to be authentic with high working morals with a smile on her face.
Nelli started circus at the age of 4 at a local youth circus Sorin Sirkus in Tampere, Finland. In 2016 she graduated as a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Circus from the renowned University of Dance and Circus (DOCH) in Stockholm. During her time in the circus school Nelli created her unique approach to foot juggling that takes the discipline out of the traditional ways.
Foot juggling (antipodes), hula hoops, banquine and pair-acrobatics
The acts can be adapted to different venues and spaces.