My Short Bio
At age 10, she followed in her father’s footsteps, and began training in the art of contortion with world famous contortionist and trainer Angelique Erdenechimeg Janov. After intensive training in contortion, hand balancing, and dance, she debuted her contortion act at the Las Vegas Monte Carlo Casino in 2010 and at the International Contortion Convention. Since then, she has performed in countless production shows and for many corporate clients, as well as choreographed for and led a Las Vegas dance team to multiple first place trophies in both USA and NDA competitions. She has been a part of numerous cirque-style shows, including, “Cirque Montage,” “Oh La La!,” “Zzy-Zyx,” “Viva Le Cirque,” “Enquerir,” and “Holiday Dreams” In these productions Yana was an actress, dancer, character artist, and a featured specialty act. She has also performed for corporate clients such as Mitel, “China Gold,” Toyota, Medtronic, Mandalay Bay Resort, Nissan, as well as for countless conventions in Las Vegas, and throughout the United States. What sets Yana apart is her versatility, grace, and extreme flexibility paired with extraordinary strength. With her experience in acting, dance, contortion, and hand balancing, she is capable to perform in a variety of venues, and as either a soloist or as part of a group act. Her stage presence and difficult skills make her unique in her field, awing any audience that watches her.