Tagged in CIRCUS

Why does London have so many circuses that have nothing to do with clowns?

Why does London have so many circuses that have nothing to do with clowns?

It's all lies.
Tightropes Over The Thames: A Precarious History

Tightropes Over The Thames: A Precarious History

Bridge-dodging ways to cross the river.
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 12-13 December 2015

Things To Do In London This Weekend: 12-13 December 2015

Sport, scarves, skates and swims.
The Greatest Show-Offs On Earth: Learning Circus Skills In London

The Greatest Show-Offs On Earth: Learning Circus Skills In London

Trapeze-y does it.
Review: Is The Sun Setting On Cirque Du Soleil?

Review: Is The Sun Setting On Cirque Du Soleil?

Show about wonder women fails to impress.
Boris Johnson To Open Piccadilly Circus Circus Today

Boris Johnson To Open Piccadilly Circus Circus Today

Will we see #danglingboris again?
The Best Of London Burlesque

The Best Of London Burlesque

From Bloomsbury to Bethnal Green.
Cyclist's Death Increases Calls For Junction Improvements

Cyclist's Death Increases Calls For Junction Improvements

Black spot earmarked for cycle route.
Twisted Ballerinas: Belle Epoque Dark Circus Party

Twisted Ballerinas: Belle Epoque Dark Circus Party

Subversive circus at Bloomsbury Ballroom.
Review: Cirque du Soleil's Kooza @ Royal Albert Hall

Review: Cirque du Soleil's Kooza @ Royal Albert Hall

Pack those bags: the Cirque du Soleil is back in town with a spectacular new show.
Where Is London's Roman Chariot Racing Arena?

Where Is London's Roman Chariot Racing Arena?

It would make sense if it had one.
Circus In Style: Cirque Du Soleil At Royal Albert Hall

Circus In Style: Cirque Du Soleil At Royal Albert Hall

Circus gets a style injection at Quidam.
Preview: Exhibition Road Show Festival

Preview: Exhibition Road Show Festival

Experience a "landscape of wonder" over nine days of free festival fun (sponsored post).
Hallelujah! Briefs: The Second Coming Returns To London Wonderground

Hallelujah! Briefs: The Second Coming Returns To London Wonderground

Gender-bending circus/burlesque troupe are back at the Spiegeltent.
Cirque Du Soleil's Kooza Is A Doozy Of A Show

Cirque Du Soleil's Kooza Is A Doozy Of A Show

Mesmerising acrobatics take over Royal Albert Hall once more.
In Pictures: Madame Jojo's Protest March

In Pictures: Madame Jojo's Protest March

"Only a cabaret protest could get a coffin at a moment's notice."
Gorilla Circus Trapeze School Returns To Regent's Park

Gorilla Circus Trapeze School Returns To Regent's Park

Monkeying around for everyone.
Celebrate Ten Years of Liberty Festival

Celebrate Ten Years of Liberty Festival

Three days of free performance and outdoor arts for all the family.
London Burlesque Week Opening Party

London Burlesque Week Opening Party

From avant garde to erotic, sexy circus artists, novelty acts, classic and new strip tease.
Timber! Is Something To Shout About

Timber! Is Something To Shout About

Superb French Canadian lumberjack circus.
Theatre Review: Soap at Riverside Studios

Theatre Review: Soap at Riverside Studios

Reasons To Be Cheerful About London's Cabaret Scene

Reasons To Be Cheerful About London's Cabaret Scene

It's not all doom and gloom, you know.
Circus Review: The 7 Fingers - Traces @ Sadler's Wells

Circus Review: The 7 Fingers - Traces @ Sadler's Wells

Deal Of The Day: Cirque Seduction At The Coronet

Deal Of The Day: Cirque Seduction At The Coronet

Sauciness and sorcery for £9.95.
Deal Of The Day: See Moscow State Circus At Winterville For £5

Deal Of The Day: See Moscow State Circus At Winterville For £5

Have an acrobatic weekend.
Preview: London International Mime Fest 2012

Preview: London International Mime Fest 2012

Few words but much visual wizardry
Join The Birthday Party At Westfield Stratford City

Join The Birthday Party At Westfield Stratford City

Circus themed celebrations, freebies and special offers at the one year old mall (sponsored post).
Exclusive Cirque Du Soleil Pre-Sale Begins Today

Exclusive Cirque Du Soleil Pre-Sale Begins Today

Get your tickets now for January 2016.
Elastic Fantastic: London International Mime Festival Returns

Elastic Fantastic: London International Mime Festival Returns

It's mime time!
La Soirée Is One Heck Of A Trip

La Soirée Is One Heck Of A Trip

Exquisite circus variety returns to its spiritual home.
Deal Of The Day: Moscow State Circus On Mitcham Common

Deal Of The Day: Moscow State Circus On Mitcham Common

Incredible feats from extraordinary performers.
Circusfest 2014 Hits London This Week

Circusfest 2014 Hits London This Week

Snorkels at the ready: London town is about to be drowned in circus.
Review: Miss Behave's Variety Nighty @ Camden Roundhouse

Review: Miss Behave's Variety Nighty @ Camden Roundhouse

Cirkopolis Trades Slickness For Soul At Peacock Theatre

Cirkopolis Trades Slickness For Soul At Peacock Theatre

Multidisciplinary artists bring heart to the circus.
Circus Preview: Du Goudron Et Des Plumes @ Barbican Theatre

Circus Preview: Du Goudron Et Des Plumes @ Barbican Theatre

Circus, acrobatics, an amazing set and a visual feast (sponsored post).
Deal Of The Day: 50% Off Circus Of The Streets In Clapham

Deal Of The Day: 50% Off Circus Of The Streets In Clapham

Big top with a big twist.
Deal Of The Day: La Soirée's Spiegeltent At The South Bank

Deal Of The Day: La Soirée's Spiegeltent At The South Bank

A saucy and sizzling spectacular.
What’s On In London Theatre 9-15 April

What’s On In London Theatre 9-15 April

Our pick of London’s best theatre, circus, dance and opera opening this week
Preview: Circusfest 2012

Preview: Circusfest 2012

This year's festival returns with brand new treats. Virtual reality trapeze, anyone?
Win Tickets To See FLOWN At Stratford Circus

Win Tickets To See FLOWN At Stratford Circus

A sky-high circus experience with Pirates of the Carabina (sponsored post).
Comedy Preview: Comedy Rush @ Shaftesbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Comedy Rush @ Shaftesbury Theatre

60 x 60 second acts line up to tickle your funny bone this week.
Bromance Review: This Is Circus At Its Purest

Bromance Review: This Is Circus At Its Purest

Male friendship through energetic performance.
Deal Of The Day: Scotch And Soda Circus At London Wonderground

Deal Of The Day: Scotch And Soda Circus At London Wonderground

£20 for the posh seats, or £15 for stalls.
A Simple Space At Udderbelly

A Simple Space At Udderbelly

Amazing Anti-Gravity Acts by Awesome Aussie Acrobats.
The Circus At The End Of The World

The Circus At The End Of The World

Superior stunts and Gallic insouciance in Traces.
Take Flight With Flown, The Aerial Circus At Udderbelly

Take Flight With Flown, The Aerial Circus At Udderbelly

Tightropes, rings and awkward things at the aerial circus.
Preview: Postcards Festival @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

Preview: Postcards Festival @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

Sometimes sweet. sometimes saucy and always surprising.
Nocturne: Fun Acrobatics, But The Theatre Doesn't Quite Come Off

Nocturne: Fun Acrobatics, But The Theatre Doesn't Quite Come Off

The Black Cat Cabaret's latest show proves unlucky for some.
Summer Circus Tent For Arcola Theatre

Summer Circus Tent For Arcola Theatre

Further developments for Arcola, determined to be the world's first carbon neutral theatre
Review: Dr Clive's Circus @ Jacksons Lane

Review: Dr Clive's Circus @ Jacksons Lane

Hot stuff from one of Britain's up-and-coming circus troupes.
A Guide To Russian Swing – La Meute At The Roundhouse

A Guide To Russian Swing – La Meute At The Roundhouse

Circus Fest 2014 gets off to a swinging start.
Dextrous Circus Skills On The South Bank With Scotch & Soda

Dextrous Circus Skills On The South Bank With Scotch & Soda

Nudity and filthy beats.
Preview: Beyond Circus @ The Albany, Deptford

Preview: Beyond Circus @ The Albany, Deptford

Contemporary circus arts and a chance for kids to go flying.
Tipping Point: Mesmerising Aerial Circus Is All Up In The Air

Tipping Point: Mesmerising Aerial Circus Is All Up In The Air

Ockham's Razor on hand with sharpest routines in town.
In Pictures: Dr Clive's Circus presents...The Heavy Petting Zoo

In Pictures: Dr Clive's Circus presents...The Heavy Petting Zoo

The funky freakshow that is Dr Clive's Heavy Petting Zoo rolled into town last weekend.
Is London Wonderground's Limbo Heaven Or Hell?

Is London Wonderground's Limbo Heaven Or Hell?

Limbo rocks the South Bank's Spiegeltent with a slice of circus heaven.
Watch Circus Stars Of Tomorrow At London Wonderground's Hop

Watch Circus Stars Of Tomorrow At London Wonderground's Hop

See the recent graduates in action.
New Circus Show Bianco At The Roundhouse Is A Bit Of All-White

New Circus Show Bianco At The Roundhouse Is A Bit Of All-White

The Roundhouse scores its second circus hit of the year.
Circa And Debussy String Quartet's Opus At Barbican Theatre

Circa And Debussy String Quartet's Opus At Barbican Theatre

Marvellous manic momentum in motion and music.
Circusfest Review: Backgammon for Beginners @ Jacksons Lane

Circusfest Review: Backgammon for Beginners @ Jacksons Lane

The hard-to-grab-hold-of tale is told through low key but impressive acrobatics
Deal Of The Day: The Moscow State Circus Performs Zhelaniy

Deal Of The Day: The Moscow State Circus Performs Zhelaniy

Discounted tickets for stunning O2 show.
Foundling Hospital Meets The Circus In Hetty Feather

Foundling Hospital Meets The Circus In Hetty Feather

Jacqueline Wilson classic returns.
Roll Up, Roll Up For London Clown Festival

Roll Up, Roll Up For London Clown Festival

Seriously, it's not the scary type of clown.
Deal Of The Day: If Tarantino Directed Cirque Du Soleil...

Deal Of The Day: If Tarantino Directed Cirque Du Soleil...

The circus gets extreme.
Exhibition Preview: Ben Hopper @ ArtsDepot & Jacksons Lane

Exhibition Preview: Ben Hopper @ ArtsDepot & Jacksons Lane

Two free exhibitions capture circus performers at work and rest.
Deal Of The Day: La Soirée’s Spiegeltent

Deal Of The Day: La Soirée’s Spiegeltent

See the crème de la crème of the cabaret world.
Review: Le Cirque Invisible @ QEH

Review: Le Cirque Invisible @ QEH

Review: London International Mime Festival

Review: London International Mime Festival

Actions speak louder than words
Review: Cirxus @ Arcola

Review: Cirxus @ Arcola

Preview: Backgammon For Beginners @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

Preview: Backgammon For Beginners @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

So and So Circus tell us more about their new show, a tale of love, loss and backgammon inspired by a true story.
Review: Psy @ Peacock Theatre

Review: Psy @ Peacock Theatre

A Small Stage But A Grand Tour At The Finborough

A Small Stage But A Grand Tour At The Finborough

1970s musical enjoys its European premiere.
So Long, Soho?

So Long, Soho?

Circus Preview: Slightly Fat Features @ The Roundhouse

Circus Preview: Slightly Fat Features @ The Roundhouse

Roll up! Roll up! The circus is back in town.
Cycling, Contorting And Climbing Extraordinaire

Cycling, Contorting And Climbing Extraordinaire

Prepare to be dazzled by impressive circus skills.
Review: Sugar Beast Circus @ Roundhouse

Review: Sugar Beast Circus @ Roundhouse

Fly On A Trapeze With Gorrilla Circus This Summer

Fly On A Trapeze With Gorrilla Circus This Summer

Fun With Paper: Folds At The Southbank

Fun With Paper: Folds At The Southbank

Wrapping can be as entertaining for grown-ups as it is for toddlers.
Circus Thrives At Hippodrome, But For How Long?

Circus Thrives At Hippodrome, But For How Long?

Deal Of The Day: 25% Off Posh Seats At Scotch & Soda Circus

Deal Of The Day: 25% Off Posh Seats At Scotch & Soda Circus

Extravaganza in a spiegeltent.
Deal Of The Day: Super-Human Stunts at Planet Circus

Deal Of The Day: Super-Human Stunts at Planet Circus

Death-defying daredevils in west London.
Balls In The Air: Learning To Juggle With A Circus Troupe

Balls In The Air: Learning To Juggle With A Circus Troupe

"My uncle ran away to join the circus in the 1970s only to return a year later to burn down the parish hall"
Deal Of The Day: Showtime Cabaret At A Century-Old Venue

Deal Of The Day: Showtime Cabaret At A Century-Old Venue

Burlesque, comedy, acrobatics and aerial stunts.
Deal Of The Day: What Does It Take To Be A Juggler?

Deal Of The Day: What Does It Take To Be A Juggler?

Performance, insight and a whole lot of talent.
The Saturday Strangeness

The Saturday Strangeness

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 13-17 April 2011

This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 13-17 April 2011

This week's cabaret and burlesque recommendations include vegetable puppet theatre, a surly sorcerer, a Prince spectacular, a DIY arts and craft birthday party and a new circus night.
Mime Fest Review: Upswing’s ‘Fallen’ @ Purcell Room, QEH

Mime Fest Review: Upswing’s ‘Fallen’ @ Purcell Room, QEH

Upswing’s latest venture is an elegant, powerful portrait of loss, longing and a crisis of identity and a cross-discipline amalgamation of aerialism, animation and dance.
Things To Do In London: Halloween 2014

Things To Do In London: Halloween 2014

A scary amount of events.
This is why La Soirée is seventh heaven

This is why La Soirée is seventh heaven

Flesh ahoy.
Bianco Is Big Top Brilliance

Bianco Is Big Top Brilliance

Walk and gawk during this wonderful circus show.