Desastronauts are Raquel Veganzones and Girisho. They are a UK/Spanish contemporary aerial company based in Spain. They are both graduates from the Circus Space in London and both have 13 years of aerial experience. Losing Grip is their first creation and it was selected by Jeunes Talents Cirque Europe 2010. The world premier of Losing Grip took place at the MIMARTE Festival, Braga, Portugal (06 July 2011) and then in France at the ZOOM Festival, Académie Fratellini, Paris (29-30 Sept. 2011) and finally in Spain at the FIOT Festival, Carballo, Galicia (23 October 2011). After the Spanish premier Deastronauts decided to take a years break and hope to start performing again in October 2012.