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Circa’s Peep Show – Underbelly Festival, London

Director: Yaron Lifschitz Reviewer: Sophia Moss A human pyramid stands before us. Three men in sparkly, colourful shorts stand at the bottom, three women balances on their shoulders and a fourth (Rowan Heydon-White), who we still believe to be an unwitting member of the audience, stands at the top, her head almost level with the ceiling.  The audience shrieks as ...

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Circa: Beyond – London Wonderground, London

Artistic Director: Yaron Lifschitz Reviewer: Deborah Klayman [rating:4] Within the London Wonderground a delightful mix of circus and cabaret is waiting to be discovered. Produced by the company that gave us Wunderkammer and How Like An Angel, Beyond is a brand new show that draws on some of the best elements of both: intertwining skillful aerial performances with contemporary clowning ...

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Circa: Beyond – Norfolk And Norwich Festival, Norwich

Director: Yaron Lifschitz Reviewer: Glen Pearce [rating:5]   To misquote the famous song, if you go down to the gardens today you're in for a big surprise. Forget teddy bears having a picnic, here, thanks to Melbourne-based Circa, the bears are performing daredevil acrobatics atop a giant pole while life-sized rabbits perform mind-blowing feats of contortion. It may sound like ...

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How Like An Angel – Norwich Cathedral, Norwich

Performed by: Circa and I Fagiolini Director: Yaron Lifschitz Musical Director: Robert Hollingworth Reviewer: Glen Pearce [rating:4.5]   As audiences are handed torches and led into darkened cathedral at night, there’s a sense that this is going to be something special. As shadows spill across the stone a lone voice sings out, reverberating through the expansive interior, as further voices ...

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