|Artists Văn Thái and Thu Hường perform with leather straps on stage at the Golden Circus Festival. — Photo dantri.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — An acrobatic circus performance involving leather straps by artists Văn Thái and Thu Hường from Việt Nam Circus Federation has just won the Silver Medal at the 33rd Golden Circus Festival held in Rome between December 25 and January 8.
Two other artists from the federation also performed with ceramic jars and won the hearts of audiences at the event.
The event gathered 50 local circus artists and ones from Germany, Ukraine, Hungary, Russia, Finland, Ghana, China and Việt Nam.
Two bronze medals were given to circus performances with horses by Italian artists and another performance by Ukrainian artists.
Vietnamese artists joined the event for the first time in 2013 and won the gold medal. Ever since, Vietnamese delegations have impressed audiences with their high quality performances. — VNS