Emily & Menno

Dancer Emily Weisse was born in Paris (France).
She received her training at the Academie International de la Danse (AID), the jazz school of Rick Odums in Paris and the balletschool of Rosella Hightower in Cannes.
After being part of a young ballet company where she danced classical and modern ballet, she toured France with the musical “Les Dix Commandements”.
For many years she has been dancing in some of the greatest cabaret theaters in France, including the Paradis Latin, Royal Palace and the famous Lido de Paris.
Internationally she has been performing in Italy, Switzerland and Germany.

Juggler Menno Van Dyke was born in Amsterdam (The Netherlands).
He already had a background in dance before attending the famous circusschool in Paris where he specialized in juggling. His teacher was the famous juggler Italo Medini.
With his solo-juggling act, he has been performing with international circusses (Arlette Gruss / France, Maximum /Sweden),
variety theaters (GOP Variet, Starclub / Germany, Royal Palace / France) and has won prizes at international festivals.
Notably the Bronze Lion at the China Wuqiao Int. Circus Festival, the Special Prize of the jury at the Cirque de Demain in Paris
and a bronze medal at the youth circus festival of Monte Carlo.