7 Day Retreat with
the Masters of Russian Circus

St. Petersburg, Russia

July 17-July 24, 2018

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We’re more than just a trip…

Trip Overview

This upcoming July 2018 we’re inviting 8 circus enthusiasts to join us on an unforgettable 8-Day retreat. We will be traveling to experience the city first-hand while training with some of Russia’s premiere circus artists, athletes and coaches who hail from the most prestigious and recognizable national and international productions and festivals.

We will be immersing ourselves in the authentic training methods and techniques that receive recognition throughout the circus world. You will have the exclusive opportunity to invest in your skills with the masters of circus and enrich your cultural experience with the ancient Russian heritage.

You will have a bilingual guide throughout the course of the trip to ensure you have a safe, productive and memorable experience.  In addition to the first-rate circus training, you will have an opportunity to explore the beautiful cityscape with the group on guided tours to key landmarks and points of interest as well as on your own during your evening free time.

“The most amazing trip I’ve ever been on” — Cora

“Everything was so perfect, from the classes to the excursions to our quirky apartment” — Angela

“What an honor to train with this group” — Kirsten

St. Petersburg

Often referred to as “Venice of the north” and affectionately by the locals as simply “Piter,” Europe’s 4th largest city is stitched together by the Neva River and a network of beautifully constructed drawbridges. St. Petersburg boasts some of the richest cultural amenities and most stunning architecture in the world. During the summer solstice, the streets of the city are lit by over 19 hours of sunlight which marks the famous White Night Festival.


  • 7-nights in a double-occupancy hotel room in the historic city center
  • Daily breakfast and lunch
  • Snacks & coffee breaks between classes
  • 25+ hours of specialized training
  • Select group tours and activities
  • Transportation to and from classes and group activities

Not included

  • Flights
  • Visas and associated fees
  • Foreign national registration fee upon arrival at hotel
  • Dinners
  • Private classes

Reserve your spot!


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$500 non-refundable deposit
Limited spaces! First come, first serve.
Full payment due, April 1, 2018

Cancellation/Refund Policy
$500 deposit is not refundable.  Remaining trip cost is refundable until April 1, 2018.

Who we are

Tonya Letunovskaya
Trip Leader

Tonya was born and raised in Russia but currently resides in Washington, D.C.  She has more than 15 years of competitive rhythmic gymnastic background, a Master’s in Sports Coaching and years of coaching experience in Russia and USA. She’s been hired to perform around the world in productions from some of the largest most recognizable international brands.

Svetlana Navrotskaya
Training Leader
The founder of the Russia`s first (outside of the circus system) aerial studio Air Dance. Svetlana is a winner of Grand Prix at International Circus Festival in Riga, Latvia; Silver medal holder in International Delphic Games; Bronze medal holder in International circus festival in Germany.