The Director of the Yakut circus is invited to join the jury of the festival in Monte Carlo

© AP Photo / Lionel Cironneau, PoolАкробаты from China perform at the 39th International circus festival in Monte Carlo. Archival photoThe Director of the Yakut circus is invited to join the jury of the festival in Monte Carlo© AP Photo / Lionel Cironneau, Pool

The Director of the Yakut state circus Sergey Rastorguev invited to the jury of the 43rd International festival «Du Cirque de Мonte-Carlo» which will be held in Monte Carlo in 2019, reported RIA Novosti in the press service of the circus of Yakutia.

«The most prestigious international art festival in Monte-Carlo under the presidency of H. S. H. Princess Stephanie, President of the European circus Association, Vice-President of the International art festival in Monte-Karlo URS Pils invited the Director of the state circus of Yakutia Rastorguev Sergey Vasilyevich as a member of the jury at the 43rd international festival «Du Cirque de Мonte-Carlo» which will be held from 17 to 27 January 2019,» — said the press service.

«To receive an invitation to the most prestigious circus festival in Monte Carlo — it’s a huge honor and recognition of circus arts of Yakutia and personally the Director, so he will take part in the jury» — said in the circus.

A return visit of Princess Stephanie in Yakutia is not excluded.

«I think that in the future it is possible», — noted in the circus.

Sergey Rastorguev — Director and artistic Director of the state circus of Yakutia named Martha, and Sergei Kharitonov Palace, honored artist of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), member of the Board of Directors of the European Association, honorary member of the circus Association of China, member of the Union of circus figures of Russia.

Artists of the state circus of Yakutia are participants and prize-winners of Russian and international circus festivals, including the silver medalists in Monte Carlo. At the initiative of the state circus in Yakutsk hosts international circus festival «Mammoth», as well as the international forum of circus arts with the participation of members of the Union of circus figures of Russia, China and the European circus Association.

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