One Fell Swoop By a Thread

By a Thread

There’s a spool of rope coiled to one side, one end heading straight up to the ceiling as if raised there by a fakir. It runs across two pulleys, then away down and off. The group – Ela Bartilomo, Luke Thomas, Ryan...
Circus Oz 2017 Model Citizens Alex Weibel - photo by Rob Blackburn

Model Citizens

Following a three-month tour through Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland, Circus Oz have returned home and settled back into Birrarung Marr on the banks of the Yarra for their annual Melbourne Big Top season with th...
Gasworks One Fell Swoop Circus - photo by Aaron Walker Photography

One Fell Swoop Circus: By a Thread

Returning to Gasworks Arts Park from 12 to 16 July for six shows only, One Fell Swoop Circus proudly present a revamped and reinvigorated season of their much lauded production, By a Thread. An ensemble circus creation e...
Cirque du Soleil KOOZA Wheel of Death Jimmy Ibarra

Defying Gravity and Standing Ovations

He brings the adrenaline, he is the jaw-dropper, he defies gravity and he literally dances on air. He is an extreme circus artist and every day he pushes his act just that little bit further, because, well, he can. Meet ...
Circus 1903 - photo by Jim Lee

Circus 1903

In a world premiere event, the producers of the biggest selling magic show in the world (The Illusionists) have teamed up with the award winning puppeteers of War Horse to present a thrilling turn of the century circus s...
The Penelopiad Women's Circus

The Penelopiad

Marking their 25th Anniversary, the Women’s Circus presents an adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s retelling of the myth of Penelope and her maids, hung by Odysseus upon his return from the Trojan War – at the Drill Ha...