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Greenwich Circus Festival


Ladies and Gents this is the moment you've waited for..

The annual and iconic Greenwich Circus Festival is back and promises to be even more spectacular this year. 

This years festival rounds off a year long celebration of 250 years of circus in the UK. The Greenwich Circus Festival is the capital's annual festival of contemporary circus and this year is taking place at London's oldest and leading independent circus school, Aircraft Circus Academy on the 15th and 16th December. 

Across the two days the festival will deliver a variety of circus workshops for adults and children, live music and a wide rande of contemporary circus skills (5 full length circus shows a day), including two major new productions launched this year: 

- 'Submersion' a circus collaboration with a stuntman created for Totally Thames Festival 2018. Circus acts will set the stage for the stuntman who will be lowered upside down in a tank of water, shackled and padlocked and has just a nail file to pick the locks and to free himself. 

- "The Greatest Circus Show" inspired by the hit movie "The Greatest Showman", you've seen the movie now see the real circus show! 

Check out the trailer here

Greenwich Circus Festival is split into two parts, and seperate tickets are needed for each part of the day: 

- A Day Programme includes circus workshops for adults and children, face-painting, games and multiple circus shows to suit all ages including a headline act of 'Submrsion" 

An Evening Programme presents two professional circus shows including the headline production 'The Greatest Circus Show' and a live band to finish the night with the party. 

Price: Day adult tickets from £12, Evening adult tickets from £19:50