Articles on ‘Circus Oz’

Circus Oz Photo Feature

Circus Oz. Image by Belinda Strodder

The gang at Circus Oz are back in Melbourne, under the heated big top at Birrarung Marr and Belinda Strodder stopped by to take these incredible images for our AussieTheatre readers – you know, to get you in the circus mood! AussieTheatre’s Senior Melbourne reviewer Anne-Marie Peard had this to say about their current production:… Read more.

Circus Oz: But wait … there’s more

It’s impossible not to love a night in the heated Circus Oz tent, and if seeing them in winter in Melbourne with a bag of hot doughnuts isn’t a tradition for your family and friends, start it now. The Melbourne-based, world-adored company have a new permanent home in Collingwood and But wait … there’s more is the… Read more.

Circus Oz set for big top season in Sydney

Circus Oz is heading back into the Circus Oz Big Top at Sydney’s Tumbalong Park in Darling Harbour with their latest critically acclaimed show, Cranked Up, from 1 – 27 January 2014.  Cranked Up is a tight and road-hardened production. Inspired by a construction site, it’s allowed to play hilariously fast and loose and features… Read more.

Circus Oz ‘From the Ground Up’ – Review

This is the sort of show that makes you feel proud to be an Australian! What a fabulous set of circus skills these artists possess, but also what a uniquely Australian manner in which to present the skills. The laconic, dry humour; the strong element of self-parody; It’s just us – Australians. Brilliantly clever yet… Read more.

Circus Oz 2013

On the outside a Circus Oz show is a delightful, clever, cheeky romp. On the inside it breathes a furnace-like soul, pumping warmth all through the Big Top and its full audience. With so much love and so many happy people, Circus Oz couldn’t keep it cold if they tried. Cranked Up is a medley… Read more.

Crank it up with Carl Polke

Carl Polke first joined the Circus Oz family in the 90s as a musician and he’s back as the musical director for Cranked Up, which opens next week. And click here to be in the running for a double pass to the show on Saturday 22 June. When he’s not seeing the world with the circus, he’s a… Read more.

Crank it up with Laurel Frank

It’s not long until Circus Oz put the big top up in Birrarung Marr for their annual home-town season. Last year’s show was From the Ground Up. It travelled Australia, visited the Northern Hermisphere and is returning as Cranked Up. Some of last year’s favourite acts are still there, but expect a few new twists and some… Read more.

Circus Oz Giveaway, Melbourne

Circus Oz turn 35 this year, and to help celebrate this milestone birthday, AussieTheatre is giving away six double passes to see their new show in the Circus Oz tent at Birrarung Marr, Melbourne. Cranked Up hurls the 2012 show, From The Ground Up, to new heights, as the production has been honed, road-hardened, made tight and… Read more.

Circus Oz heads West

Australia’s world famous, Circus Oz, is turning 35 and as part of the celebrations is heading to Perth and regional WA with their latest show From the Ground Up. The company will present the circus for five performances over three nights – not in a circus tent – but at His Majesty’s Theatre in August,… Read more.