Shena Tschofen is a multidisciplinary circus artist based in Montreal. Her powerful and unique Cyr wheel performances have been recognized for their “fluidity and grace.” She also performs acrobatic dance lasso and in various aerial roles. She is a 2016 graduate of the National Circus School in Montreal and is currently on tour with Cirque Éloize’s Saloon. Yes, she has dangled upside down off a four story building while playing the fiddle, and she is always up for new circus shenanigans.

A little loopy


Les Minutes + Babel Remix

During the summer of 2014, I was part of a troupe of acrobats that performed various acrobatic and aerial disciplines in the streets of Montreal as part of the Montréal Complètement Cirque festival. For Babel Remix, I played the fiddle on a platform two stories above the outdoor stage. In the evening, I rappelled headfirst off …