Established in 2011, Greenwich Circus Festival is the capital’s annual festival of contemporary circus taking place at London’s oldest and leading independent circus school, AirCraft Circus Academy in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
PRICES (Please note tickets are cheaper online than on the door):
Adult Day Ticket £14 (door £16)
Youth Day Ticket (6-16yrs) £12 (door £14)
Infants (5yrs & under) FREE
Family** Day Ticket (2 adults, 2 children) £46.80 (door £48.80)
Concessions*** Day Ticket £12.60 (door £14.60)
Adult Evening Ticket £19.50 (door £21.50)
Youth Evening Ticket (6 -16yrs) £9.50 (door £11.50)
Infants (5yrs & under) FREE
Concessions*** Evening Ticket £17.55 (door 19.55)
SPECIAL VIP DONATION TICKET £100 (limited availability)
If you would like to sit at our exclusive VIP table (the only table) and enjoy the best seats in the house then this is for you. Package includes entry ticket (£19.50), 4 drinks tokens or a bottle of Proseco, (£20), 4 snack tokens (£8). Donation (£52.50)
All donations go towards the running costs of AirCraft Circus Academy to ensure continued provision of the space for classes and events.
**There are no concessions available on family tickets as these are already discounted.
***Qualifying concessions are as follows: NUS, JSA, OPA, Military ID, Emergency Services ID (including Fire, Police and NHS), Greenwich One Card and South London Club.
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL:
- A Day Programme includes free circus workshops for adults and youths, face-painting, side show games, an under 5's circus room and multiple circus shows to suit all ages.
- An Evening Programme includes an All Sorts Cabaret followed the new show from AirCraft Circus Professional Company - Sizzling Hot Circus. The evening finishes off with music and a great after party.
A separate ticket is needed for day and evening program.
Please see the exact programme below:
1145am doors open
12pm - 2pm CIRCUS WORKSHOPS FOR ALL AGES
Have you ever wanted to try a circus discipline? Here is your chance! For two hours you can take part in free circus workshops covering:
- Flying Trapeze and Static Trapeze (youth 6-12yrs & adults 13yrs +)
- Acrobalance and Juggling (youth 6-12yrs & adults 13yrs +)
There is a separate circus room for under 5's.
Perfect for a circus day out with friends and family or as a taster before committing to a course of circus classes. All workshops are included in the daytime ticket but YOU NEED TO BOOK your space separately AFTER you book your daytime ticket (just follow this link for free daytime workshops).
NOTE: Workshops subject to availability - book IN ADVANCE to avoid disappointment!
3pm YOUTH CIRCUS SHOWS
AirCraft Circus Academy Tots (4-6yrs), Circus Ninjas (7-12yrs) and Circus Teens (13-17yrs) kick off proceedings with individual mini shows from 3pm. You are sure to be blown away by what these youngsters can do!
4pm AIRCRAFT CIRCUS YOUTH ACADEMY present "SPACE"
Enjoy our feature show delivered by a fine selection of performers from the AirCraft Circus Youth Academy.
7.30pm doors open
8pm All Sorts Cabaret
AirCraft Circus Academy has had the privilege of having hundreds of circus artists pass through our doors. This cabaret is a mix of our adult students, past and recent graduates from our full time courses and students from Temple Cloud Circus School in Bristol. Come along and support our students showcase their new acts.
9pm Sizzling Hot Circus
Enjoy the headline circus show of the evening, a brand new production created and staged by Lucy Francis, AirCraft Circus Academy Director and Choreographer. Come and celebrate the best of contemporary circus with hair-raising aerial acts, hardcore acrobatics and SIZZLING HOT CIRCUS!
A video trailer is available to watch here
10pm After Party & Music
Stay and celebrate with our after show party with music and drinks from the bar and plenty of opportunities to talk to and meet "crème de la crème" of London’s circus industry including professional performers, AirCraft Circus Academy’s teachers, staff and students.
Questions? Read our Greenwich Circus Festival FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions), contact us on: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8317 8401