Moscow State Circus bring big top to town this week

MOSCOW STATE CIRCUS     (NEWS)  MRW     21/5/2014 ''The Moscow State  Circus is now open on Southsea Common''left to right) Olga Siamionava, Katia Drazdova and Ksusha Veslovskaya''Picture: Malcolm Wells (141505-1772) PPP-140521-173857001
MOSCOW STATE CIRCUS (NEWS) MRW 21/5/2014 ''The Moscow State Circus is now open on Southsea Common''left to right) Olga Siamionava, Katia Drazdova and Ksusha Veslovskaya''Picture: Malcolm Wells (141505-1772) PPP-140521-173857001

The Moscow State Circus returns to Eastbourne.

This year’s production is called Zhelaniy and is based on the Russian folklore story of Cvetik-Semicvetik, or the flower with seven colours.

Circus performers will be entertaining crowds in the big top at Princes Park from Thursday, August 6 through to Monday August 10. There will be two shows each day.

This year’s production features a wide range of acts including a 13 people springboard troupe, a ballerina on the high wire in the roof of the big top.

A spokesperson form the circus said, “Wizard Wako, and his crazy side kick Natalia Mezentceva, invites the audience to a enchanted garden, a place where dreams come true and a place to see magnificent feats of human achievement, the like of which have never been witnessed in Great Britain before.

“As our Loveable Buffoons guide us through this tantalising tale, granting wishes to the beautiful Kushka Veslovskiy who plays Zhenya, surrounded by a multitude of flying, back flipping, juggling, wire walking and roller-skating performers.”

The show, created especially for its first ever European tour, all housed in a state of the art air-conditioned big top.

Visit www.visiteastbourne.com/Eastbourne-The-Moscow-State-Circus.

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