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Cirkopolis: Life in London

Our first Dancer’s Diary of the Cirkopolis tour is from Sam Charlton. Sam specialises in Hand to Hand, Juggling, German Wheel, Banquine and Teeterboard. Check out his diary about Cirque Éloize’s time in London over on our tour blog here…

Cirkopolis: Life in London

Our first Dancer’s Diary of the Cirkopolis tour is from Sam Charlton. Sam specialises in Hand to Hand, Juggling, German Wheel, Banquine and Teeterboard While being home schooled during his childhood, Samuel Charlton learned that he is a self directed … Read more

Cirque Éloize’s make appearance on BBC’s The One Show

Did you see BBC One’s The One Show last night (Monday 23rd February)? Lea from Cirque Éloize showed off her fantastic skills on the Cyr Wheel to presenters Alex Jones and Matt Baker as well as The Big Bang Theory’s Sheldon. … Read more

Audience reaction to Cirque Éloize’s Cirkopolis

What did audiences have to say about Cirque Éloize’s Cirkopolis? Well, you can find out right here!

Cirque Éloize take on London!

As the London run of Cirque Éloize and their show Cirkopolis continues at The Peacock Theatre we decided to show the company the sights! Where are your favourite sight seeing spots in London?

Cirkopolis: Meet the Directors

Find out all about the men behind Cirkopolis. Read about the Directors here

Cirkopolis: Meet the Directors

Jeannot Painchaud: Artistic and Co Director It all started with a backpacking trip. 1984. Jeannot Painchaud left his native Magdalen Islands to see the Tall Ships in Québec City. On the way he stopped in Gaspé where Cirque du Soleil … Read more

The Art of Taking Risks by Kelly Apter

When the monotony of the 9-5 gets too much, we joke about running away to join the circus. Rather ironically, Cirque Éloize has done the opposite. In Cirkopolis, the Quebec-based company (temporarily) sets aside its joyful routine of acrobatics, juggling … Read more

Dancing to the Rhythms of Life by Mary Brennan

“When people think of Brazil – they think of football and carnaval…” Pedro Pederneiras laughs as he says this. He knows that by the end of tonight, hundreds of people will take away a whole other vision of his native … Read more

THE ART OF TAKING RISKS by KELLY APTER, Dance Writer

When the monotony of the 9-5 gets too much, we joke about running away to join the circus. Rather ironically, Cirque Éloize has done the opposite. In Cirkopolis, the Quebec-based company (temporarily) sets aside its joyful routine of acrobatics, juggling … Read more

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