is a circus performer and director from Finland. Her specialities are Swinging Trapeze, Aerial Silk and Duo Acrobatic. Her performance and life partner is World Champion of Sport Acrobactics Slava Volkov. With a strong background in gymnastics and ballet, she graduated from the world famous instute of performing arts, the National Circus School of Montreal.
Pauliina Räsänen and Slava Volkov performed a world wide tour with the Cirque du Soleil´s Alegria.
At the moment they perform as artists in variety shows, special events, circus shows and films. They also have their own Circus Studio in Kustavi, Finland where they produce an annual Circus festival.