Circus Fest 2012 @ Roundhouse London (12 March to 29 April)

March 12, 2012toMarch 29, 2012

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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
Main Space

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
Main Space

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

Jacksons Lane
Stumble danceCircus bring their fantastically received, visual spectacle back to the stage as part of CircusFest.

5-6 April
Magic Mirrors Tent
A new devised circus show based on The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, combining thrilling acrobatics with song and story.

Click here to find out more and get your tickets