The Road To The Great Escape will take place across multiple venues on the 11 & 12 May 2020 with weekend tickets going on sale in January 2020.
Circus Extreme at Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin
From the producers of The Moscow State Circus comes a new death-defying and extreme circus that descends on Ireland as part of its European tour. A one-of-a-kind performance that has been five years in the making and features some of the most talented performers in the world in Dublin from 5-29 September 2019.
Merging modern and contemporary styles with extreme stunts and classic clown escapades, audiences will be amazed by the jam-packed Circus Extreme which features show-stopping performances that will have you on the edge of your seat, when not falling off it with laughter.
Acts include the Danguir Troupe, who will be performing a high wire and double wheel of death stunt, which has never been seen before in Ireland, leader of the troupe, Mustafa Danger flying in from Africa for the performance, having performed all over the world and most recently was one of the stars of the famous Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey in the USA.
Just back from its European tour, the EXTREME® FMX 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, seat grab 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!
Henry the World Famous 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 the Cloud Swing flying Trapeze, whirlwind Jugglers and lot’s lots more all performing these unique acts with spectacular twists many of which have never before been seen in Ireland and are joined by our troupe of dancers.
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 you get your tickets fast.
Circus Extreme at Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin from 5-29 September 2019.