Tuesday 7 May - Saturday 18 May

Date

Tuesday 7 May - Saturday 18 May

Time

7:30pm

Tickets

From £12.50

Running time

75 minutes

Category

Theatre & Performance

Space

Assembly Hall

Age guidance

8+

 

The company who brought you smash hits BROMANCE and KIN return with their brand new show SHIFT – with a dazzling array of tricks, humour and energy, this ensemble of four will challenge everything you thought you knew about gravity and physical achievement.

One of the UK’s hottest circus companies, Barely Methodical Troupe are at the forefront of a new kind of physical performance, creating highly entertaining shows that mix the show-stopping acrobatics of circus with the emotional punch of theatre.

SHIFT features core BMT members big man Louis Gift, international cyr wheeling star Charlie Wheeller, phenomenal flyer Beren D’Amico, who are joined by top fearless Swedish acrobat Esmeralda Nikolajeff.

★★★★ The Scotsman
★★★★ The Times
★★★★ The Guardian
★★★★ WhatsOnStage

“ an artistry that goes beyond thrills and spills”
★★★★

"real invention…mesmerizing"
★★★★

"daring, beautiful, breathtaking"
★★★★

"individually they are strong. Together they are terrific"
★★★★

Credits
Additional Programming
Original concept

Melissa Ellberger

Directed and Devised

Melissa Ellberger and Ella Robson Guilfoyle with the Cast

Cast

Louis Gift, Esmeralda Nikolajeff, Beren D’Amico & Charlie Wheeller

Designer

Lucy Sierra

Lighting Design

Elliot Griggs

Sound Design

Tom Parkinson

Producer

Di Robson

Production Manager

Seth Rook Willilams

Produced by DREAM, Commissioned and funded by Norfolk & Norwich Festival, funded by Arts Council England.

Post-show Q&A:
Thursday 9 May
Images by Gregory Batardon
Images by JMA Photography

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