Circus News

Young Artists Perform at First Circus Biennial in Rio

The free events will take place at the National Circus School in Praça da Bandeira in Centro, everyday at 7:30 PM.

Through May 20th, the National Circus School in Rio de Janeiro presents its first Biennial, where the Circus Arts Technical Course students will perform their own creations. The free event will take place at the National Circus School, in Praça da Bandeira in Centro, everyday at 7:30 PM.

The 54 students will present eight circus spectacles, the result of their work developed during the semester under the direction of Roberto Magro, art direction of Pedro Paulo Arruda and musical direction of D’Alessandro Moreira. Besides, the artists will present their research projects, oriented by the National Circus School professors.

The Biennial’s artistic works have been developed with the collaboration of many art institutions from all over the world, like Escuela de Artes Urbanas Rosario (Argentina), Ecuator’s Social Circus, Canada Circus School, National Centre for Circus Arts (England), Escuela la Carampa de Circo (Spain), École du Cirque Julius Verne (France), among others.

Link To Full Article at The Rio Times.

Main Image:  Michael Bergamaschi

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