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The National Circus of Mongolia Interview with H. Purevdulam

The National Circus of Mongolia

Location: Circus Parking, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Year: 2015

The National Circus of Mongolia was established in 1940. Since then it has become one of the most prosperous organizations in the Mongolian cultural world, was the start of famous artists’ careers. There are main 7 types of performances: acrobatics, gymnastics, juggling, tightrope walking, animal acts, clowns, and magic tricks, and the circus is perhaps best known for its contortionists. The Circus has performed in many different countries introducing Mongolian circus to the world. RedHero speaks with H. Purevdulam, Director of the National Circus.