Circa is one of the great Australian success stories in the arts. In just over a decade, artistic director Yaron Lifschitz has transformed the small Brisbane-based indie company into a hugely influential creative powerhouse, in demand at festivals the world over.
Until now, adult audiences have largely been the focus of the company’s attention, as it expanded the language of circus, in all its uncanniness and wonder, into realms of theatricality, dance and music – creating a style of performance that took the risk and surprise of elite acrobatics and used it to explore deeper, more nuanced emotive terrain than anyone had dared to attempt before.
Wolfgang’s Magical Musical Circus is a rare piece for children, and it’s delightful.
Link to Full Review at The Sydney Morning Herald.