From very early he began to teach Sos junior, the basic skills of music, pantomime, acrobatics, dance and gymnastics, that would eventually sculpt his career and would form the base for his proficiency in juggling and magic. Leonid Engibarow predicted that the young Petrosyan would write a remarkable future for himself. By the age of four Sos's talent could no longer go unnoticed. In 1976 a documentary entitled “The Small Star” was produced about him. Sos has appeared in feature film roles, one of his best being in the film “Melancholy” in 1988. His mother Jemma could afford to give the boy an excellent education. At the age of six Sos was accepted at the famed Bolshoi School of Ballet where he studied eleven years. He excelled at dancing and choreography receiving a professional diploma for both.Sos developed a new act called “Juggler with drums” which took top prizes at many festivals and competitions across the USSR including winning ‘Grand Prix' at the famed Juaniba world competitions at Riga in 1990, and ‘ First Place ' at the Moscow festival “Chance” in 1991. Encouraged by the legendary Russian clown Jury Nikulin, Sos entered his unique act in the 1991 World Youth Circus festival “Cirque de Demain” in Paris . His performance “stopped the show” receiving the prestigious “Prix de Michael Ox”. On his return home Sos was booked to present his award winning act in more than 28 states including famous festivals in Monte-Carlo, Moscow and Budapest... more resume Juggler
In 2000, inspired by the famous illusionist Arturo Brachetti, Sos set out to create a new presentation based on traditional Russian Quick Change Illusion combining all of his skills and abilities with high tech choreography, lighting and special effects. The “New Generation of Quick Change” act that currently takes him and Victoria, to the world's most prestigious venues was thus born.
The performance of lightning fast Quick Costume Change combined with with hip dance moves insures that the Transformation Show of Sos and Victoria Petrosyan will always be one spectacular performance! A Quick Change Transformation act is one of the most expensive and most impressive illusion effects that there is. Sos and Victoria live for Quick Change… more resume Quick-Change
However, in 2000, Victoria's life changed dramatically. Together with Sos Petrosyan, she began to create a new program, ‘The New Generation of Quick-Change'. Performing this act, Victoria has won the hearts of the public with her artistry, beauty and grace. At one moment Victoria appears in a sexy day dress and then, in the wink of an eye, she stands in an elegant evening gown! Victoria stuns the audience with her unbelievable speed, as she transforms from one elegant look to the next.
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