The Owl And The Pussycat - France's Got Talent
They met in 2012, started training duo trapeze together in 2015, and got married in 2016. And they live happily ever after.
"The Owl and The Pussycat" is a theatrical and modern take on the classic push-pull love story, combining elements of innovative choreography and unique character work with dynamic swinging acrobatic skills.
Paul Tracogna and Adrienne Jack-Sands met in Seattle at Emerald City Trapeze Arts in 2012, though it wasn't until 2015 that they had the opportunity to create a trapeze duet inspired by the story of their relationship.
Adrienne (born 1984 in Seattle) trained in classical ballet at the American Ballet Theatre.
She trained in aerials in Seattle and Montreal , and worked internationally with appearances at the Friedrichsbau Variet?? in Stuttgart, Teatro Circo Price in Madrid, and as a finalist on America's Got Talent.
An Australian native, Paul (born 1983) self trained and started working professionally as an aerialist at Lennon Brothers Circus in Australia in 2005. He furthered his training under Rodleigh Stevens (of the Flying Rodleighs) and performed as a flying trapeze artist in Australia, Europe and the United States.
Paul and Adrienne created their first trapeze adagio together in 2015 and toured with it in Australia and Europe at the Palazzo Spiegelpal??st in N??rnberg and Hamburg, Germany. They created "The Owl and The Pussycat" in 2017, and premiered it at the at the 16th International Youth Festival of Circus Arts, at Circus Nikulin in Moscow in September 2017, where they were awarded the "Silver Elephant" award. Their career was launched: In 2019 they were awarded a coveted Bronze Clown at the International Circus Festival of Monte Carlo.
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