Bristol Circus Festival


Location: Isambard Walk, Temple Quay, Bristol, BS1 6DG


The inaugural Bristol Circus Festival of 2013 “wowed” crowds with 41 performances over 33 nights and featuring 8 local, national and European companies, 16 live bands and DJs, and 143 individual performers.

The festival will celebrate the city’s historic and continuing strong links to the art form. Curated by Bristol’s very own Invisible Circus, the festival climaxes with the world première of their brand new show ‘Under A Dark Moon’. More exciting performances from Fringe First winners Pirates of the Carabina, family favourites The Insect Circus and stars of the National Theatre’s ‘Watch this Space’, Joli Vyann … and festival exclusives including Mr Scruff, The Sheelanagig Band and Twisted Fairground.