• Art & Culture

Winners of the 43rd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival: Gold for Martin Lacey Junior and for Gia Eradze’s Royal Circus

21 January 2019 - 11h02

The list of winners was revealed this morning! Golden clown for the wild animal trainer, Martin Lacey Junior, who has already been awarded at the 34th festival, as well as for all the presentations of Gia Eradze’s Royal Circus, a first for this multifaceted Georgian artist.  “The prizes awarded in Monaco could be compared to medals obtained at the Olympic Games. Whether one obtains a prize in Monaco or not, it is already a huge recognition and above all a very great satisfaction to be here. “said Gia Eradze at the press conference on Sunday 20th January.

Awards:

GOLDEN CLOWN

Golden clown and an extraordinary prize for Martin Lacey Junior

Golden clown for all the presentations of the Royal Circus by Gia Eradze

 

SILVER CLOWN

Just 2 Men Duo

Aliev Troop

Filinov Troop

Acrobatic Group of China for all its acts

 

BRONZE CLOWN

Elephants of the Joseph Gärtner Family

Without Socks Trio

Cesar Dias

Prilepin Quartet

The Owl and the Pussy Cat Duo

Charlotte et Nicolas

 

TROPHY IN MEMORY OF PRINCESS ANTOINETTE (to the youngest artist of the Festival)

Franzi Gärtner

In addition to these awards numerous special prizes are attributed every year. Thus a special “Pauline Ducruet” prize for the most beautiful costume design was awarded to Gia Eradze.

Daniela Guerra

©Manuel Vitali et Michael Alesi – Direction de la Communication

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