Le Vorris & Vox Circus Soars to New Heights with Winter Showcase

Le Vorris & Vox Circus presented its Winter Showcase last Friday, celebrating skills that its members have been honing all quarter.

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Estelle Higgins

Third-year Hannia Frias performs a trapeze act.

By Estelle Higgins, Contributor

Le Vorris & Vox Circus presented its winter showcase last Friday, featuring circus arts such as aerial silks, trapeze, poi, acrobatics, lyra, cyr wheel, and juggling. With members from UChicago's undergraduate, graduate, and alumni communities, Le Vorris & Vox Circus holds free open gym sessions in Logan 701 three times a week. 

Fourth-year Cecilia Boyers performs on silks for Le Vorris & Vox's annual winter showcase.
Fourth-year Cecilia Boyers performs on silks for Le Vorris & Vox’s annual winter showcase. ()

Third-year Daniel Heins performs a silks act while blindfolded.
Third-year Daniel Heins performs a silks act while blindfolded. ()

Jay Feldman (AB '15) spins glow poi.
Jay Feldman (AB ’15) spins glow poi. ()

Members of the circus revive their Lascivious Ball act
Members of the circus revive their Lascivious Ball act ()

Members of the circus revive their Lascivious Ball act.
Members of the circus revive their Lascivious Ball act. ()

Members of Le Vorris & Vox Circus performed individual and group acts in its annual Winter Showcase.
Members of Le Vorris & Vox Circus performed individual and group acts in its annual Winter Showcase. ()