24–29 July, 7pm
Duration 1 hour 10 mins approx (no interval)
One of the most popular companies ever to perform at the festival, Circa make their long–awaited return after an absence of nine years. This is high-octane, heart-stopping physical theatre for children, families and adventurous spirits alike.
'Stunning... heart-stopping acrobatics.'
- The Times
They have wowed audiences young and old all around the world and Galway looks set to be no different. Ten astonishing and highly–skilled acrobats take us on a stirring journey of incredible strength while exploring the physical limits of their bodies. The phenomenal Circa question how much we can take as humans with each show pushing the highly skilled acrobats to the extreme.
Created by Yaron Lifschitz, Circa’s reputation for fearless, boundary–pushing circus and physical theatre is borne out in every one of their shows.
Backstage at the Festival 25 July
Post-show talk with the company. Moderator, Catherine Morris, NUI Galway.
‘One of the world’s top contemporary circus troupes ’The Times ★★★★