City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Circus


Edinburgh Puts on Its Sparkly Best for This Year’s Yuletide Festivities

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Barely have face paints been smeared off guisers’ faces, the last bit of grimaced pumpkin flesh been eaten in final bowl of soup and the last squib has been dampened, than Edinburgh has donned it

Gibbon, Assembly Rooms, Review

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Question: How do you fill 50 minutes with juggling and still maintain the interest of the audience? Answer: you probably can’t, unless you have something really exceptional.

Casus: You & I, Assembly Roxy, Review

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Returning with a two man show to this year’s fringe, Jesse Scott and Lachlan McAulay from Casus Circus bring You & I to the Assembly Roxy and succeed in creating an intimate and beautiful performance.

Tabarnak, Underbelly Circus Hub, Review

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This is no ordinary circus show, though acrobatics and a whole multitude of circus skills are the heart of the show.

The Artist, The Assembly Roxy, Review

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The house was packed when I attended this very early in the run and it's not a surprise - this is a very special kind of show. The scene is an artist's garret or atelier.

Acéléré by Circolombia, Underbelly's Circus Hub, Review

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Circolombia’s Acéléré is circus like you have never seen or heard before.

Circa: Humans, Underbelly Circus Hub, Review

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In a breathtaking, gravity-defying display of acrobatics, Circa explore what it is to be human.

Skrimshanks, Assembly George Square Theatre Omnitorium, Review

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Enter with caution and an open mind as your every move is under the magnifying glass at the mercy of the Skrimshanks duo.

Attrape Moi, Assembly Hall, Review

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Meet Flip Fabrique, a group of graduates from the Quebec Circus School. What an introduction!

Cirque du Soleil has Glasgow as part of 2017 Varekai tour

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March 2017 sees the astounding Cirque du Soleil complete their first-ever UK arena tour of its signature production Varekai (sponsored by DHL) by performing at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro.