galwayartsfestival: street

Posted: July 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

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Dragons

Spectacle
Spain

Be prepared to be dazzled as one of Europe’s most exciting outdoor theatre companies, the world famous Sarruga from Barcelona, invade the city streets. Fire-breathing dragons, accompanied by pulsating electronic music, travel from Eyre Square through the heart of the city to the Spanish Arch. Boldly inventive and hugely thrilling, Sarruga bring excitement and terror in equal measure!

– See more at: http://www.galwayartsfestival.com/programme/street-spectacle/dragons/#sthash.OQLsJy5L.dpuf

Les Pepones – The Flying Trapeze

Spectacle
France
Les Pepones is a breathtaking comic tale with astonishing acrobatics, swings, catches, hangs and somersaults – all choreographed to a fantastic musical score inspired by the silent movies of Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin. With jaw-dropping skill, this cast of nine performing on a huge circus rig thirty-five feet above the audience has become one of the most talked about trapeze shows in Europe.

Eyre Square

– See more at: http://www.galwayartsfestival.com/programme/street-spectacle/les-pepones-the-flying-trapeze/#sthash.1KeZz3Xi.dpuf

The Dream Engine Heliosphere

Spectacle
England
Creating the illusion of flying, an enormous, light-filled, helium balloon rises, falls and glides through the sky, suspending a stunning balletic aerialist below who tumbles and turns from ground level to twenty metres above the audience.

An enchanting and beautiful spectacle, which has wowed audiences all over the world.

– See more at: http://www.galwayartsfestival.com/programme/street-spectacle/the-dream-engine-heliosphere_1/#sthash.utzC5gID.dpuf

ANY DAY

Spectacle
Spain
Using clowning and acrobatics Any Day is a beautiful circus show that leaves audiences dazzled.

A traveller arrives in Galway, looking for a place to plant his nomadic home. But this traveller’s home is a little different; it’s a trampoline. Catalan trampoline master Max Calaf Seve, mixes extreme physical theatre and touching humour as he flies high into the sky.

– See more at: http://www.galwayartsfestival.com/programme/street-spectacle/any-day_1/#sthash.KcQkRzhO.dpuf

Lightwalkers

Spectacle
England
Mesmerizing audiences with their simple and beautiful imagery, The Wrong Size use technology and circus skills to create stunning, visual spectacle. Highly visual and utterly unique Lightwalkers is a multi-colour swirl of movement, costume and light.

– See more at: http://www.galwayartsfestival.com/programme/street-spectacle/lightwalkers_1/#sthash.ZarJm2Wv.dpuf

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