Show Reviews

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7 Doigts de la Main: ‘Séquence 8

.                                            ‘Traces’

.                                            ‘Triptyque’

.                                           ‘Bosch Dreams’

Aaron Twitchen: Curtain Twitchen’

Above and Beyond: Living On Air’

AirCraft Circus: ‘Midnight Circus

Alexander Vantournhout & Bauke Lievens: ANECKXANDER’

Alula Cyr: Hyena’

Amuse Inc: Siro-A’

BabaFish: Expiry Date’

Barely Methodical Troupe: ‘Bromance’

.                                                           ‘Kin’

Barren Carrousel: Squash’

Bella Kinetica: ‘Life On Wheels’

Big Apple Circus: ‘The Grand Tour’

Bikes & Rabbits: These Book Are Made For Walking’

Billy Smart’s Circus: 2014

Blackpool Tower Circus: Mooky & Mr Boo’s Circus Spectacular’

Blizzard Concept: Opèra pour Sèche-Cheveux’

BRIEFS: ‘The Second Coming’

.                 Close Encounters’

Bullzini Family Funambulists: Time For Tea’

Cameron Mackintosh Productions: ‘Barnum’

Casus: Knee Deep’

.               ‘Knee Deep’, 2016

.               ‘Driftwood’

Chaplin’s Circus: 2014

Cheeky*Park: ‘Company Man’

Chloe Mantripp: Unmarked Vehicle’

Circa: Wunderkammer’

.               ‘Beyond’

.              Close Up’

.              ‘The Return’

.              ‘Closer’

.             ‘Humans’

Circo Aereo: ‘The Pianist’ 

Circolombia: ‘Aceleré’

Circomedia: ‘Ten’

Circumference: ‘Shelter Me’

.                                   ‘Staged’

Circus Abyssinia: Ethiopian Dreams’

Circus Fudge: Blunderfudge’

Circus Funtasia: 2015

Circus Geeks: ‘Beta Testing’

.                               Down-Up’

Circus Ginnett: 2014

Circus Kathmandu: Swagatam’

Circus Mondao: 2016

Circus Renaissance: 2013

Circus Renz International: ‘Smile’

Circus Ronaldo: ‘Fidelis Fortibus’

Circus Xanti: As A Tiger In The Jungle’

Circus Zyair: 2014

.                           2017

Cirk La Putyka: La Putyka’

.                                   ‘Dolls’

.                                 Batacchio’

Cirkus Cirkör: ‘Knitting Peace’

CirqOn The Seam: Betwixt & Between’

Cirque Alfonse: BARBU: Electro Trad Cabaret’

Cirque Berserk: 2015

.                                 Christmas 2016

Cirque Bouffon: ‘Lunatique’

Cirque Du Soleil: Kooza’

.                                     Amaluna’

.                                    ‘Varekai’

.                                    ‘Paramour’

.                                   Luzia’

.                                   Virtual reality experiences 

.                                   Ovo’

Cirque Éloize: Cirkopolis’

.                               ‘Saloon’

Cirque La Roux: The Elephant in the Room’

Citrus Arts: ‘Ceirw – Savage Hart’

Clément Dazin: Bruit de Couloir’

Cristiana Casadio and Stefan Sing:Tangram’

Collectif and then…: ‘No Man’s Land’

.                                              ‘The Machine’

Continental Circus Berlin: 2016

Company 2:Scotch & Soda’

Company du Hanneton: ‘The Toad Knew’

Company Ea Eo: ‘All The Fun’

Company Here And Now: ‘Perhaps Hope’

Company MPTA: ‘À Bas Bruit’

.                                     Santa Madera’

Company Nuua: ‘Lento’

.                              ‘Taival

Company Oliveira & Bachtler: Otus’

Company XY: It’s Not Yet Midnight/Il N’est Pas Encore Minuit 

Company Yoann Bourgeois: ‘He Who Falls’

DEN Entertainment: ‘The Sake’

Ellie DuBois: ‘Ringside’

English National Opera: ‘Akhnaten’

Feathers of Daedalus: Coppélia’

Flip FabriQue: ‘Transit’

.                                ‘Attrape-Moi’

Freedom Family Circus: 2014

Feria Musica: Sinué’

Gandey’s Thrill Circus: 2015

Gandini Juggling: ‘Smashed’

.                                      ‘4 X 4: Ephemeral Architectures’

.                                    Akhnaten’

.                                    ‘Sigma’

Gerry Cottle’s WOW Circus: 2016

Giffords Circus: ‘Moon Songs’

.                                   The Painted Wagon’

.                                  Any Port in a Storm’

Glastonbury Festival: 2014

Grania Pickard: He Ain’t Heavy’

Gravity & Other Myths: A Simple Space 2014

.                                                    ‘A Simple Space’ 2016

Great Canadian Circus: Christmas Spectacular 2015

Groupe Bekkrell: ‘Effet Bekkrell’

Hanna Moisala: WireDo’

Head First Acrobats: Elixir’

Hot Brown Honey: 2017

Insect Circus: 2016

James Thiérrée: ‘The Toad Knew’

Jamie Adkins: ‘Circus Incognitus

Jeanne Mordoj: La Poème’

John Lawson’s Circus: Halloween 2015

Joli Vyann: ‘Imbalance’

Juliana Neves/Are You In Town?: Jump or Fall’

Kallo Collective: Only Bones’

Leandre: ‘Rien À Dire’/’Nothing To Say’

Levantes Dance Theatre: The Band’

Leo & Yam: Alien Forms and Raw Humanity’

Le Patin Libre: This Is Contemporary Ice Skating’

Les Colporteurs: ‘Sous le Toile de Jheronimus’

Liberi Di: ‘Something’

Little Big Show: Mr Vita

Lonely Circus: FALL/FELL/FALLEN’

Lords Of Strut: The Family Show’

.                                 ‘Chaos’

Lost In Translation: ‘The Hogwallops’

.                                         ‘Attached’

Magmanus: Attached’

Marcus Monroe: The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe’

Mark Storer and company: ‘Puffball’

Mary Bijou Cabaret and Social Club: Hitch’

Mavericks: 2014

MES: ‘Me, Mother’

Mimbre: Falling Up’

Monster Sideshow: 2014

Moscow State Circus: ‘Park Gorkogo

.                                                 ‘Zhelaniy’

.                                                 Gostinitsa’

Natalie Reckert: Image: Selfie with Eggs’

Nathan Israël and Luna Rousseau: ‘L’Homme de Boue’

National Centre for Circus Arts (formerly Circus Space): ‘Happy Families’

.                                                                                                                              The Arrival’ (with Tamasha Theatre)

NoFit State Circus: ‘Noodles’

.                                           Bianco 2013

.                                           ‘Bianco’ 2014

.                                           ‘Bianco 2015’

Ockham’s Razor: ‘Tipping Point’

Omidaze Productions: Henry VI’

.                                         ‘Romeo & Juliet

Onyx Productions:360 Allstars’

Palestinian Circus Company: B-Orders’

Pants Down Circus: ‘Rock’

Pirates of the Carabina: ‘Flown’ 2013

Plastic Boom: Water On Mars’

Race Horse Company: Super Sunday’

.                                                 ‘Around’

Rasposo: Morsure’

Recirquel: Paris De Nuit’

Ricochet Project: ‘Smoke & Mirrors’

Rigolo: ‘Wings in my Heart’

Sam Goodburn: ‘Dumbstruck’

Sébastien Wojdan: ‘Marathon’

Silver Lining: Throwback’ 2015

.                           ‘Throwback’ 2016

Sisters: Clockwork’

Sonics: ‘Duum’

Southbank Centre/Strut&Fret/Underbelly: ‘LIMBO

Splatch Cardiff: ‘Y Môr’

Svalbard: ‘All Genius All Idiot’

Tanter: ‘Vixen’

T1J: ‘L’Enfant Qui…

Tent Circustheater: ‘Net’

Thomas Monckton: ‘The Pianist’

.                                           Only Bones’

Tiger Circus: ‘Attached’

Uncle Sam’s Great American Circus: 2017

UniverSoul Circus: 2016

Unstable King: Game’

Upswing: ‘Bedtime Stories’ 2015

.                    ‘Bedtime Stories’ 2016

Vagabond’s Hat: Kinesonic’

Voice Box Theatre: Escape From Wonderland’

Wau Wau Sisters: ‘Death Threats and Other Forms of Flattery’

Wereldband: Släpstick’

Wes Peden: Gumball’

Zero Gravity: ‘Pinta’

Zippos Circus: Unchained’

.                               ‘Celebration’

.                               Christmas 2016

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