Heartbreaking Circus Spectacular
Inspired by 19th century french ballet La Sylphide, CRASH is a retelling of European folktale through impressionist, mix media pop-conceptual circus.
From the Award-Winning team that created Becoming Shades, comes a new show in the round. Experience a spectacular blend of daring acrobatics, dramatic aesthetics and powerful visual narratives. Lose yourself in a dark electronic soundscape and heart-breaking vocals in the compelling world of CRASH.
When a mysterious woodland creature appears to a man on the morning of his wedding, he can’t resist following her. Their love is immortal, for true love conquers all. Or does it?
In the moonlight hen the forest comes alive, who can you really trust? Who is the hunter and who is the prey?
Holly Downey, Michael Standen, Nathalie Alison, Joe Keeley, Anna MacDonell, Briar Adams.
|Producer, Idea & Concept||:||Edward Gosling|
|Creative Producer & General Manager||:||Ilai Szpiezak|
|Lighting designer||:||Azusa Ono|
|Costume Designer||:||Jelka Quintelier|
|Stage Manager||:||Joanne Davies|
“The acrobatic feats are powerful, yet it is the darker edge of the performance that really draws the audience into this mysterious world.”
- South West Londoner
“It’s engaging, challenging, exciting, and at times, confronting. To put it bluntly, it’s real! There are no conjurer’s tricks or illusions, just tirelessly honed physical skill, underpinned by raw, unadulterated emotion.”
- London Theatre 1
- Time Out
"Making the ordinary, extraordinary, because life is not a dress rehearsal.”
- Ilai Szpiezak