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Circus Extreme

26 April @ 5:00 pm - 6 May @ 7:00 pm

£9 – £32

For a discount call the box office on 0203 375 3970 or online with Ticketmaster and quote ‘BIKES’ Must be booked at least 24 hours before showtime

Circus Extreme is thrilled to be returning to the United Kingdom in 2024 as part of its World Tour. A one-of-a-kind performance, that was five years in the making and features some of the most talented performers in the world.
The UK was specifically chosen as a location for Circus Extreme due to its diverse cultural background. The United Kingdom is a major centre of the creative industries, so where better to celebrate the vibrant, artistic and awe-inspiring nature of the circus.
Merging modern and contemporary styles with extreme stunts and classic clown escapades, audiences will be amazed by the jam-packed Circus Extreme production which features show-stopping performances that will have you on the edge of your seat.
Acts include the Ayala Troupe, who will be performing their award-winning high wire act. This Guinness World Record holding act, have performed all over the world and most recently showcased in the World famous Monte Carlo Circus Festival.
The Danguir Troupe will be performing their double wheel of death stunt including the World’s First double summersault which has never been performed in the United Kingdom, this troupe were the stars of the famous Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey in the USA.
Just back from its European tour, the EXTREME® freestyle motocross team will be bringing you its jaw-dropping stunts to the Big Top as our pilots fly through the air displaying cliff-hanger stunts such as the superman and nac nac to name a few. Battling for air space, our resident riders are sure to get the adrenaline pumping as they defy gravity with incredible mid-air backflips
Our EXTREME® stunt riding team will also be performing the Globe of Death, the most death-defying act ever demonstrated! This incredible stunt will put the performers under G-force similar to that of a fighter pilot. Watch as they loop vertically and horizontally all while encased in a mesh sphere. This really is one for the petrolheads!
Direct from Brazil walking upside down high in the roof of the Big Top is Super Silva Junior, witness a mind blowing daredevil performance showcasing incredible agility, trapeze and balancing skills all performed in a unique style for this new production.
World famous Henry the Prince of Clowns, a legendary figure in the circus, will be keeping the audience amused throughout the show.
British legend, Laura Miller, will be showcasing her internationally-renowned aquatic aerial ring which unites the elements of fire, water and air. Witness the aerial hoop skills combining grace, beauty, visually stunning lights and music that will transport viewers into a sci-fi world.
On top of this there will be death defying airborne stunts including the unmissable Aerial Duo Polischuk, who are one of the few acts in the World to perform these mid air stunts, watch in awe as they hold each other by their teeth high in the roof of the Big Top.
Resident Street bike rider now a South American legend Paulinho will be performing his high energy octane display including wheelies, stoppies and burn-outs on his two-wheeled machine. Together with our troupe of dancers and musicians performing their acts all with unique twists.
This really is an event with something for everyone. If you’re a petrolhead, theatre-goer, thrill seeker or wanting to see one of the greatest shows of its time, make sure to get your tickets fast.
The show will run for approximately two hours and is housed in Europe’s Largest Touring Circus Big Top, which is climate controlled and features comfortable theatre-style seating.
It’s time to awaken your soul and stir the imagination of your family!

Venue: Southampton, Mayflower Park, SO14 2AN
Fri April 26th… 5pm & 7.45pm
Sat April 27th… 2pm, 5pm & 7.45pm
Sun April 28th… 2pm & 5pm
Mon April 29th… NO SHOWS
Tue April 30th… 5pm & 7.45pm
Wed May 1st… 5pm & 7.45pm
Thur May 2nd… 5pm & 7.45pm
Fri May 3rd… 5pm & 7.45pm
Sat May 4th… 2pm, 5pm & 7.45pm
Sun May 5th… 2pm & 5pm
Mon May 6th… 12 Noon & 3pm

Details

Start:
26 April @ 5:00 pm
End:
6 May @ 7:00 pm
Cost:
£9 – £32
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.circusextreme.co.uk

Venue

Mayflower Park
Mayflower Park
Southampton, SO14 2AN Southampton
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