In one of our previous posts, we talked about all of the amazing shows that are in town this March. Â This show is from the furthest away, and it’s the U.S. Premiere. (And even better, we’ve got a DISCOUNT CODE for you! Â 40% off !) Read on to find out more!
Based in Brisbane, Australia,Â Circa
Â is a contemporary circus ensemble that blends bodies, light, sound and skills. In their work, acrobatics and movement meld into a seamless whole and the extreme possibilities of the human body are celebrated. Â Â Under the artistic direction ofÂ Yaron Lifschitz
, the ensemble creates innovative, genre-bending pieces that celebrate the expressive possibilities of the human body at its extremes.
Since 2006,Â Circa has toured to 24 countries across five continents. Â Circaâ€™s touring program in 2011 reached over 174,000 audience members locally, nationally and internationally.
Â isÂ a sexy, funny and explosive cabinet of wonders featuring seven multi-talented artists. The new work is a breathtaking spectacle, full of sheer physical poetry. Â NYU warns that is not really kid-friendly, and that they recommend you be 12 or older to attend. Â
Performances ofÂ Wunderkammer
Â will take placeÂ March 20â€“24
Â at the NYU Skirball Center. The running time is 85 minutes with no intermission. The NYU Skirball center is located at 566 LaGuardia Place in Manhattan. Tickets, which are $30â€“$58, are available online atÂ nyuskirball.org
Â or by phone atÂ 212.352.3101.
CircaÂ also runs a Training Center with an impressive workshop program in Brisbane at their professional studio, in schools and with partners throughout Queensland and beyond. On top of their term based and oneâ€off training activities,Â CircaÂ has an impressive track record of producing quality workshops for children, young people and adults in a range of community contexts. In
2011,Â Circaâ€™s Training Centre programs alone reached an audience of over 20,000 people.
Circa is offering a special discount to readers of this blog: Â 40% off ! Â To purchase tickets, go toÂ nyuskirball.orgÂ or call Â 212.352.3101. Â Use the code: Â CLOWN40 to get the discount. Â
If you are calling, make sure to say that you saw it on Clownlink.com!
It will help convince other producers to give discounts to our readers.
Here’s a video preview
Wunderkammer (5 minute version) from Circa on Vimeo.