The world-acclaimed contemporary circus arts company Circa this week announced its remarkable program for the first four months of 2022, including 52 performances in 18 cities of eight productions across three continents and the launching of CircAbility, a program bringing participants from the disability community together to learn circus skills.
Circa Artistic Director Yaron Lifschitz said “Watching a brilliant team in full flight is a thing of great beauty. And it has been thrilling not only to see our acrobats leap and balance but to see the extraordinary efforts of our management, production, producing and engagement teams to bring this diverse and salutary season to the stage. The world is challenging and our work is uncompromising but we love the challenge.”
The company also confirmed the Governor of Queensland, Her Excellency the Honourable Dr Jeannette Young PSM as its inaugural Patron. Announcing the appointment, Circa’s Chair Michael Lynch AO CBE said, “We are delighted to welcome Queensland’s new Governor to be the inaugural Patron of Circa. We were proud to learn that accepting the role was one of Her Excellency’s first acts after being sworn-in as the 27th Governor of Queensland.”
Circa’s program for the first four months of 2022 – the equivalent of what for many companies would be an ambitious year of work – features three new creations, four tours and a suite of engagement and participation programs. Continue reading CIRCA ANNOUNCES EXCITING START TO SEASON 2022