Cirque Berserk!

Cirque Berserk!

2nd Aug 2019 - 25th Aug 2019

Lennox Theatre - Pleasance at EICC

6:30pm, 1:30pm


Direct from the West End, Britain's biggest theatre-circus spectacular returns following its smash hit sell-out Fringe debut in 2018.

Featuring all your favourite 'Cirque Berserk!' acts plus some sensational new ones! Showcasing the finest in traditional circus thrills and skills, 'Cirque Berserk!' brings this treasured form of live entertainment bang up-to-date in a jaw-dropping spectacular created specially for the theatre.

Combining contemporary cirque-style artistry with adrenaline-fuelled stunt action, this astoundingly talented international troupe includes over 30 acrobats, aerialists, dancers, drummers and daredevil stuntmen. Don't miss the world's most hair-raising circus act - the legendary motorcycle 'Globe of Death'!

'Fearless... you'll believe pretty much anything is possible' **** (Scotsman).

‘Insanely thrilling, happy-making entertainment' **** (List).

This performance contains flashing lights.

Please Note: There are 13.30 and 18.30 performances on most dates. To book, select the time from the drop down box next to the performance date.

Recommended for ages 5+


Open/closeReviews and Quotations

This amazing show is like Cirque du Soleil on steroids...brings the big boys to the big top in an outrageous, death-defying circus that will leave you gasping for breath. Anarchic and outrageous, this is gripping grown up fun that makes you wish you were a kid again so you could run away and join the circus.
5 stars
Daily Express
Great for kids and even better for adults!
5 stars
Words (almost) fail me. In a lifetime of theatregoing, on both sides of the footlights, I have never seen anything like it. If your life is currently short on thrills, this could be the answer.
4 stars
Sunday Express
Heart-stoppingly good fun
4 stars
Time Out
An array of acts that outdo each other in the thrill stakes... pitched perfectly between being a traditional circus experience and a theatrical production - this is a show not to be missed!
5 stars
Birmingham Mail
Fast-paced circus-with-a-difference - a veritable feast for the eyes and ears!
4 stars
Manchester Evening News
A NutriBullet of contemporary circus! Properly thrilling.
4 stars
Bringing the raw thrills, danger, exhilaration and sometimes beauty from the Big Top to a West End theatre.
4 stars
Fearless - you'll believe pretty much anything is possible.
4 stars
Thrilling family entertainment.
4 stars
'Whether you are a circus enthusiast, someone seeking an adrenaline rush, or someone that simply wants to see something a bit different then Cirque Berserk! should be on your list this Edinburgh Festival Fringe.'
5 stars
Deadline News
Of all the superhuman feats achieved packing that much into the preceding 60mins has to be one of the most remarkable.
5 stars
Edinburgh 49
mind-blowing... unquestionable talent in it's ranks
4 stars
The Scotsman

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