How do you critique such an established production powerhouse as Cirque du Soleil? Set in the magnificent Royal Albert Hall, Cirque du Soleil’s latest production Totem is a sumptuous celebration of the evolution of humankind - what drives us, nature and the world around us. That which has brought us from the primordial soup into the fully fledged mobile-phone-wielding present. Balance, seduction, science - themes that have moved us along the path of evolution are unpacked through the dazzling … [Read more...]
Reviews of Circus Acts in London
If you are planning to visit London to see a circus or circus acts on stage, then maybe our London circus reviews section can be of help? Read one of the latest reviews or use the search button to find and view one of our previous reviews. We use a star rating system on our site.
Browse our website for London Theatre Tickets for London West End Theatres. Book tickets for shows, musicals, plays, drama, opera, dance, comedy & more!
Hoops and Loops at Battersea Circus Tent | Wandsworth Arts Fringe
Last night the Mayor of Wandsworth, Cllr Leslie McDonald officially opened the 9th Wandsworth Arts Fringe in the Battersea Circus Garden, an old-fashioned “big top” in Shillington Park Battersea. After the Mayor’s speech, we were treated to a showcase of some of the acts who were to appear as part of WAF – a festival of performing arts that goes on from May 4th to May 20th with over 170 events taking place all over the borough.
Read the full review...
Last night the Mayor of Wandsworth, Cllr Leslie McDonald officially opened the 9th Wandsworth Arts Fringe in the Battersea Circus Garden, an old-fashioned “big top” in Shillington Park Battersea. After the Mayor’s speech, we were treated to a showcase of some of the acts who were to appear as part of WAF - a festival of performing arts that goes on from May 4th to May 20th with over 170 events taking place all over the borough. The showcase was called Hoops & Loops and for over more than … [Read more...]
Cirque du Soleil returns to the majestic Royal Albert Hall to kickstart 2018 with its show, OVO! Never seen before in the UK, this stunning show is a rush of energy and movement featuring many of Cirque du Soleil’s mind-blowing signature acts. The audience is immediately transported to a vibrant, bright world of insects such as ants, caterpillars and spiders whilst they work, play, fight and look for love. OVO uncovers the natural world at our feet. The costumes, designed by Liz Vandal, were … [Read more...]
I had the privilege of seeing Chivaree circus earlier this year with their show Becoming Shades at the Vaults festival. Consequently, I had extremely high expectations for their new production Crash at the Cockpit theatre. Without a shadow of a doubt, I can say it exceeded my expectations! What is love? Ultimately, it’s a rollercoaster ride of emotion. It raises us up to dizzying heights, but the higher you climb the harder you fall - or should I say Crash. Civaree’s newest production has … [Read more...]
Going to Bianco is like being at a party, where all you have to do is stand around having fun with a drink, watching the beautiful and brave doing risky stunts you don’t have to. But it’s not a party, it’s a contemporary art circus show in a warm Big Top on the Southbank’s Winter Wonderland site, besides Hungerford Bridge. The youthful cast of seventeen artists, acrobats, dancers and jugglers, bring an engaging, raw energy to the event. Which is made of separate set pieces, scenes, put … [Read more...]