Zippo's Circus - FREE OPEN HOUSE
HAMPSTEAD HEATH, Lower Fairground.
Zippos Circus invite you to an "Open House" demonstration.
Ringmaster Norman Barrett MBE will present Germaine's Footjuggling and Toni's Knife Throwing, and of course the Globe of Death, close up! We will also also introduce Open House visitors to the circus children and the whole circus "way of life".
Admission is free, visitors are asked to register in advance via the email link below.
Visitors should come to the circus ticket office on arrival. Admission is at the discretion of the circus management.
There is no age restriction, but children (under 14 years) are only admitted under the supervision of a responsible adult.
Please register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with your venue in the subject line
Children under 2 go free if they don't occupy a seat. 15 years and over pay adult prices. There are no concessions other than for children. 'Open House events are Free'
Zippos Circus is back with a nationwide Big Top tour - The Magnificent Top Hat - celebrating 21 years since Ringmaster Norman Barrett first appeared at Zippos Circus. Known to be the World's Greatest Ringmaster, Norman will present a spectacle like no other as astonishing acrobats and aerialists, amazing contortionists, clever comics and daredevil motorcyclists come together for this year's magnificent production.
The thrilling Brazilian Lucius Team of five motorcyclists in the famous Globe of Death will take centre stage plus, returning by popular demand, is Paulo Dos Santos- a brilliant 3 foot 6 inches tall showman, acrobat and martial artist. They will be joined by a colourful troupe of artists from all around the world including foot jugglers, Kenyan tumblers, Cuban Springboard acrobats, knife throwers, contortionists and dancers.
'heartstoppingly good fun' TIME OUT
"you feel like an awestruck child' The GUARDIAN
'one of the most thrilling circus acts I have ever seen' THE DAILY EXPRESS
'Zippos makes Cirque du Soleil look wimpish' DAILY TELEGRAPH
Performance may include bright or flashing lighting, non-particle smoke effects, loud sound-effects
Duration approx. two hours including an interval of approx. 15 mins.
Light refreshments and circus souvenirs on sale
We reserve the right to vary the content of the performance at any time.
Doors generally open one hour before show time