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A CIRCUS FOR EVERYONE

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NZ International Arts Festival
Traces
Conceived by Les 7 doigts de la main in collaboration with the artists on stage:
Héloïse Bourgeois, Francisco Cruz, Raphael Cruz, Brad Henderson and Will Underwood
Directed and Choreographed by Shana Carroll and Gypsy Snider
Coaching and acrobatic research Sébastien Soldevila

at Opera House, Wellington
From 10 Mar 2008 to 16 Mar 2008
[1hr 20 mins, no interval]

Reviewed by Jennifer Shennan, 11 Mar 2008
originally published in The Dominion Post

This show is a fast and full- on fantastic fun-time for families and friends, lovers and the young-at-heart. Chinese acrobatics, equestrian vaulting, skateboarding, pole climbing, hoop diving and smart fast ball games are only the start of it. All of these fabulous acts are delivered as enormously impressive teamwork, by four super-strong guys and one little dynamo of a lady who wins all their hearts, and ours too. [More]
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