CircusFest 2012 is here!
Head to the Roundhouse to see the cream of the contemporary circus world – including UK and world premieres – alongside circus-themed films, exhibitions and talks.
What’s more, CircusFest reflects the Roundhouse’s commitment to young people, who’ll be involved both on stage and behind-the-scenes.
For five weeks enjoy the best modern circus from around the world!
Here’s some of the things coming up:
Cirque Mandingue: Foté Foré
28 March-7 April 2012
Trailblazing Guinean circus troupe Cirque Mandingue open CircusFest 2012 with an infectious mix of high-energy acrobatics and street dance set against a backdrop of live West African drumming and hip hop beats.
Professor Vanessa’s Wondershow
23-29 April 2012
Step back in time as the Main Space is transformed into a timeless village green for a magical immersive carnival experience that celebrates the golden era of circus.
3-5 April 2012
Stumble danceCircus bring their fantastically received, visual spectacle back to the stage as part of CircusFest.
Magic Mirrors Tent
A new devised circus show based on The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, combining thrilling acrobatics with song and story.