NICA presents Sick - photo by Kieran Mcnamara

Sick

I lived in Prahran for two years, and even after I moved, it was still some time before I found out that tucked away off Chapel Street was this remarkable school and creative foundry. Sick is NICA’s (National Insti...
AAR NICA SICK

SICK

With relatable themes of hope, healing, bravery and betrayal, National Institute of Circus Art will have you in stitches as they present SICK at the NICA National Circus Centre for a limited season from 27 November 2019....
AAR WC The Drill Lynne Regan - photo by Marie Watt.

Women’s Circus: The Drill

Since 1991, Melbourne’s much lauded Women’s Circus has created over 30 original works combining contemporary circus, theatre and music, every three years staging a highly anticipated large scale production. In 2016, duri...
AAR Highwire Rouge - review - photo by Jodie Hutchinson

Rouge

The emergence of spiegeltents in Australia has also led to the emergence of adult circus cabaret as a popular new genre. Rouge is an excellent example. Promising “a decadent blend of sensational acrobatics, operatic caba...