Masha Nordbye Trapeze


Masha has been flying on the trapeze for over 25 years. She’s flown on rigs from Macau to Paris and Mexico to Moscow, and continues to fly in Los Angeles.

To read: ANTHOLOGY MAGAZINE: ONE on ONE with Masha Nordbye on the trapeze:
See ‘Articles on Masha’ under the MAIN MENU

For information on THE FLIGHT FANTASTIC, a feature documentary on the Trapeze that Masha helped produce,

A FILM of MASHA FLYING on the Trapeze!

Masha Practicing Her Double Trapeze Act!

TRAPEZE: Different Trick Returns from the Catcher


Split Return from Catcher

Photo by Corina Gamma

Masha Nordbye Trapeze catchMasha Nordbye Trapeze
Photo by Richie Gaona


Filming/Diving PAPUA, NEW GUINEA     

Filmed & Edited by Masha

Diving with Caribbean Reef Sharks
Diving with Caribbean Reef Sharks
Diving in Sulawesi, Indonesia
Diving in Sulawesi, Indonesia
with the world
s most venomous sea creatures!

Masha has dived in many exotic locations–from AUSTRALIA TO ZANZIBAR–her most recent film/dive expedtion was in RAJA AMPAT off the western coast of New Guinea in the South Pacific, sailing over 300 miles for three weeks to over 50 dive sites on an Indonesian LiveAboard ship, where she spent over 35 hours underwater!

Other dive filming locations include: the Mergui Archipelago, Burma (Myanmar); Thailand; Truk Lagoon (on wrecks down to 185 feet), Micronesia; Fiji; French Polynesia; Okinawa, Japan; the South China Sea; Australia’s Great Barrier Reef; Hawaii; the Revillagigedo Archipelago & Sea of Cortez, Mexico; Middle East: the United Arab Emirates, the Red Sea; Central America–Belize, Guatemala & Honduras; the Caribbean incl: Bahamas & Bermuda; South Africa, and Zanzibar, off the eastern coast of Africa. Masha has also participated in dive expeditions to Indonesia’s remote Lembeh Straits region of northeastern Sulawesi, and Bali & Komodo Islands; and eastern Papua, New Guinea to film the world”s most venomous sea creatures.  She is PADI, Nitrox and Dry Suit certified.

Diving in Mexico’s fresh-water Cenotes




Cold Water Dry Suit Diving
Cold Water Dry Suit Diving, California