The Tasmanian Circus Festival is currently shaping up and kicks off on the 19th of January 2018!
Set in Swan Bay overlooking the iconic Tamar River just 20 minutes north of Launceston. The festival features top independent circus performers and physical theatre companies from around the world.
A family friendly festival with a diverse range of market stalls, music and performance. We have three performance venues, including a secret big top for the creatures of the night, hidden deep within the bush and natural amphitheater with a stunning view over the Tamar river.
The public festival weekend (19th-21st January 2018) is a family friendly, 3 day camping event. Performances include aerials, manipulation, dance, acrobatics, comedy and music. Showcasing some of the best independent contemporary circus performances and featuring circus artists from all corners of the globe, local and national talents. Performing for you, their renowned acts in variety shows and cabarets throughout the festival.
The training week masterclasses (14th-18th January 2018), features some of the leading contemporary circus industry trainers and performers teaching a broad range of circus skills to anyone with basic physical theatre experience. The 5 day long intensive masterclasses week aims to bring participants who are keen to broaden their circus skills, whilst camping together as one large circus community.