In one of our previous posts, we talked about all of the amazing shows that are in town this March. 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! 40% off !) Read on to find out more!
Based in Brisbane, Australia, Circa
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. Under the artistic direction of Yaron Lifschitz
, the ensemble creates innovative, genre-bending pieces that celebrate the expressive possibilities of the human body at its extremes.
Since 2006, Circa has toured to 24 countries across five continents. Circa’s touring program in 2011 reached over 174,000 audience members locally, nationally and internationally.
is 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. NYU warns that is not really kid-friendly, and that they recommend you be 12 or older to attend.
Performances of Wunderkammer
will take place March 20–24
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 $30–$58, are available online at nyuskirball.org
or by phone at 212.352.3101.
Circa 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 one‐off training activities, Circa has an impressive track record of producing quality workshops for children, young people and adults in a range of community contexts. In
2011, Circa’s Training Centre programs alone reached an audience of over 20,000 people.
Circa is offering a special discount to readers of this blog: 40% off ! To purchase tickets, go to nyuskirball.org or call 212.352.3101. Use the code: CLOWN40 to get the discount.
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.