The fantastically flexible world of the contortionist
Bending, twisting, and squeezing all over the place
Contortion is a performance art that bends all the rules. Being supple doesn't even come close to describing the level of fitness required to achieve some of the jaw-dropping poses these rubber-limbed entertainers somehow manage. Want to be wowed? Browse this gallery and be amazed by these dramatic displays of seemingly inhuman flexibility.
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