Review: Acéléré Aug10

Review: Acéléré

Circolombia Underbelly’s Circus Hub on the Meadows, Aug 10-13, 15-20, 22-26 (5 / 5) Acéléré is basically the mic drop of circus acts. It is ferocious from start to finish, beginning with two powerful voices belting Colombian tunes in harmony that return throughout the course of the show...

Review: Elixir Aug09

Review: Elixir

Head First Acrobats Underbelly Circus Hub on the Meadows,  Aug 9-13, 15-20, 22-26 (5 / 5) Before the performance commences, the stage already hints at what is in store for the audience. Set in a huge science laboratory, Elixir begins with three scientists ingesting various chemicals to...

Review: Circa – Humans Aug07

Review: Circa – Huma...

Underbelly Underbelly’s Circus Hub on the Meadows, Edinburgh, Aug 6-8, 10-13, 15-20, 22-26 (4 / 5) Circa is everything it claims to be: thrilling, heart-stopping, and a gift to the human species. Featuring gravity-defying acts and a large ensemble of 10, audiences are captivated by the...

Review: I Am Somebody Aug31

Review: I Am Somebod...

Sirqus Alfon August 29th at Gilded Balloon Teviot (4 / 5) I Am Somebody is daring, cheeky and a celebration of the digital age. What separates them from every other variety and circus act in town is their heavy reliance on multimedia. Martin Östman, Erik Rosales and Henrik Strindberg, the...

Review: Attrape Moi Aug24

Review: Attrape Moi

FlipFabriQue Assembly Hall until August 29th (4 / 5)   FlipFabriQue’s Attrape Moi, directed by Olivier Normand, is filled from top to toe with world-class circus acts that will make audiences question anything they know about physics and the human body. Attrape Moi sees a group of...