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Showmen Productions


Showmen Productions


Winner Best Children's Event Weekly Award 2019 FRINGEWORLD 

Winner Best Kids Show 2019 Sydney Fringe 

Step Right Up! Step Right Up! Prepare to enter a world of whimsical wonders where your imagination will soar like never before, in this completely re-imagined family circus spectacular!

After touring the globe with their critically acclaimed, sell-out sensation The Greatest Magic Show, the creative team from Showmen Productions are now set to debut their latest dazzling spectacle, which this time around is set to take place under a Big Top!

Sure to astound and amaze the entire family, CIRCUS is the latest trailblazer in children’s entertainment; featuring world-class illusions, impressive feats of acrobatics, mind-boggling juggling stunts poised high above the stage and enough side-splitting comedy to send any grown man running for the toilet! Starring the very best performers in the business, there’s no simpler way to put it – this show truly has it all!

Don’t miss out on your chance to take a wondrous journey with the enchanting Ringmaster and tumble down the rabbit hole as you get set to experience a bewildering and hilarious family circus show unlike any other before it; concluding with a powerful message to always embrace your weirdness and never lose sight of your dreams – no matter how wild!

'The perfect family-friendly show that everyone should see!★★★★★' SeeDoEatReview

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Suitable for audiences All Ages

Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.


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  • Kick on at The Festival Club!

    An intoxicating mix of the best stand-up, cabaret, burlesque, lip synchronisers, drag kings and queens. Spontaneous, bold, high-octane comedy genius!

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