ANNA MCDONNELL


AERIALIST/POLE PERFORMER

After retiring from competitive rhythmic gymnastics  at the age of 17, Anna went on to study languages at Cambridge University. She spent her year abroad in Madrid and after graduating, she moved to Argentina, where she lived for the next 6 years.

She first discovered her passion for circus and performing arts at a local circus school in buenos aires. In 2011, she joined the contemporary circus company 'Amor Eterno', performing as an aerialist at a number of festivals and high profile events.  

She moved to Sao Paulo in 2013, where she formed part of the core cast of the circus company 'Grupo Ares', participating in a number of international events.

She returned to her home in the UK in 2015 and now performs as a freelance performer at high end corporate and cultural events.