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Circus Extreme
Riverside Park  |  16-32.
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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.

Roll Up Roll Up Circus Extreme is in Town!

Full showtimes:
Wed June 26th - 5pm and 7.45pm
Thur June 27th - 5pm and 7.45pm
Fri June 28th - 5pm and 7.45pm
Sat June 29th - 2pm, 5pm and 7.45pm
Sun June 30th - 2pm and 5pm

Mon July 1st - No Performances
Tue July 2nd - 3pm and 7.45pm
Wed July 3rd - 3pm and 7.45pm
Thur July 4th - 3pm and 7.45pm
Fri July 5th - 3pm and 7.45pm
Sat July 6th - 2pm, 5pm and 7.45pm
Sun July 7th - 12 Noon and 3pm

A one-of-a-kind performance, that features some of the most talented performers in the world.

Information published by Leisure and Culture Dundee.
£16-£32.
Promoted By: Circus Extreme
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