Curriculum Vitae 

Meg Russell

Contortionist, Aerialist


Date of Birth: 11/1989

Height: 4’11” (150cm)
Weight: 105lb (48kg)

Hair: Blonde
Eyes: Blue

Phone: 503.583.7881
Citizenship: USA

Production/Show Highlights

AIDA Cruise Lines - April - November 2018

“Piece of Me” - Original duo show, 2017
Night Flight’s “Fright Night”, 2011-2017
Dante’s Sinferno Cabaret, 2016-2017
The Pink Door Cabaret, 2017-2018
Sir Cupcake’s Queer Circus, 2015-2017

Prismagic “The Winter”, 2015-2016,
Prismagic “Strings”, 2016
Night Flight’s Sea of Dreams, 2013, 2015

Wanderlust: “A Circus Carol” 2013-2015
Cirko Vertigo “Impromptu!”, 2013
Cirko Vertigo “Cirque Deco”, 2013
Cirko Vertigo “Cirque Carillon”, 2012
TEDx “Becoming Extraordinary”, 2012
Dr. Smyle’s House of Dolls, 2012


The Circus Project, Night Flight Aerial,Scuola di Cirko Vertigo, Versatile Arts, The Steep and Thorny Way to Heaven, National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), Emerald City Trapeze Arts, Bodyvox, Echo Theater Company, Sue Morrison Clown Through Mask Workshop, Lucia Aerial Arts, Gorilla Circus, Cirque Physio, Vega Gymnastics

Corporate Events/Festivals

Animate Objects Physical Theater, 2015-2017
Good Samaritan Gala, 2017

Oregon Country Fair, 2012-2017
P:earblossoms, 2010, 2017

Polaris Dance Galaxy Festival 2011, 2016
Oregon Brewer’s Conference, 2015
NBC’s Grimm, featured extra, 2014

USC Events “Lucky”, 2014
Kaleidoscope Festival 2014

USC Events “FreakNight”, 2013
Edinburgh Fringe Festival “Simple Matters”, 2012


Specialty Skills

Contortion, Dance Trapeze, Static Trapeze

Other Skills
Aerial Hoop, Rope, Spanish Web, Duo/Trio Contortion, Aerial Prism, Acrobatics, Puppetry, Clown, Mime, Living Statue

Coaching Experience
The Circus Project 2011-2012, 2013-2018
Night Flight Aerial 2013-2018
AWOL Dance Collective 2017