Sarah Twister



Born in India and raised in 4 Continents, Sara Schmidt as “Sara Twister” started out

her career as a multi-skill circus-artist performing at high-end Galas, Corporate

Events, Variety, and Dinner-shows with her world-class acts, both solo and as part of

large-scale productions, and has been since twisting her way across festivals and

stages Worldwide.


She has trained in the art of contortion at the Escola Nacional de Circo in Rio de

Janeiro, and under the tuition of world-renowned contortionists at the IVA

International Variety Academy in Berlin, Germany.

And the challenges got harder and the dreams got bigger…

To become the Entertainer she is today, Sara spent the next years focusing on the

art of “street-performing”, learning to attract and truly engage large audiences in the

most authentic circumstances, as well as dedicate her circus practice to achieving

what she would refer to as the “impossible thing”, otherwise known as the art of


With one target in mind.

In the summer of 2015, she added another string to her bow by combining this

knowledge and expertise in the creation of her very own solo Show

“Ready.Aim.Fire”, an archery show like no other, with which according to plan, she

has begun to take over the world.

And so it began…

Sara Twister is now a regular on the global busking circuit and is currently based

wherever her bow is ;).