Today, on the 1st of October, Monday, at 16:00 many were interested in the return of the Romeo & Juliet to the circus floor of the Capital Circus of Budapest! The production directed by Péter Uray was first presented first on the 29th of June 2017, at 19:00 in the evening in the Capital Circus of Budapest as the exam performance of the graduate students of the Baross Imre Institute of Artist Education. Later it was on show in the Sziget Festival of 2017, then it was presented between the 2nd and 6th of October 2017 in the Capital Circus of Budapest as part of the art show program of autumn.

Today at 15:00 the highly successful Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show ended with a big applause and full house, which was on the show of the Capital Circus of Budapest from the 7th of April to the 9th of September.

In the newest circus pedagogical program of the Capital Circus of Budapest we have invited school-starter first graders between the 5th and 7th of September with an unforgettable show each day. The main purpose of this program is to get acquainted with the new life style of school and to help to build a community with the common experience. Emotive report about the first show of Atlantic Flight – Flying School – School Starters in Wonderland based on the Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show.

The Capital Circus of Budapest prepares with special initiatory autumn shows for high school students between the 1st and the 9th of October as a new initiation of the renewing circus art. As part of the show we present three experimental productions with unique symbolism, after which we can take a thorough look into the symbols of the show and the language of circus art through short presentations!

Entering the school for the first time is a great experience and change in a child’s life. She leaves the environment she got accustomed with for a completely new world with new rules, new time schedule, as part of a completely new community.

From today, the 27th of August until the 31st of August, Friday, world-famous mime artist, Tatiana Kuznetsova holds a mime-workshop for the students of the Baross Imre Institute of Artist Education for three plus three hours each day!

Our production Looking Out was featured for six consecutive days in the Sziget Festival, and it was proven to be a massive success among both Hungarian and foreign visitors.

If there is something that can prove the power of circus is that time when Emmerich Kálmán after the great success of The Yankee Princess (original name: Die Bajadere) and Countess Maritza told his writers, Julis Brammer and Alfred Grünwald that he wishes to compose an even more powerful work, which has circus as its background and they immediately agreed with this idea.

After a ten year-long hiatus, The Circus Princess, one of the most frequently performed operetta will return on the 20th and 21st of July 2018 to Margaret Island Open-Air Stage for the jubilee season of the Budapest Summer Festival, which features the performances of the artists of the Capital Circus of Budapest.

On the 14th of July, Saturday, from 21:35 a one and hour-long extra show was held in the Capital Circus of Budapest. Anyone could attend in who purchased a ticket for any of the three Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show held in that day. Just like our fountain circus show – that is on show until the 9th of September – the extra show was also about travelling, since this was the extension of the Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show. The visitors returning from the morning and afternoon show took their seats according to their arrival.

In 2013 Night of Circuses was created after the initiation of Capital Circus of Budapest and three privately owned circus – Hungarian National Circus, Horse Evolution Show and Eötvös Circus – and since then it was held every year and every prominent circus joined to this event. On the 14th of July 2018, from 21:35, Capital Circus will have a special show created for this occasion, that is based on the Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show. Anybody can attend on this extra show who purchased a ticket for any of the shows held in that day. So, for the price of one ticket you get two shows and double circus experience!

Our Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show premiered on the 7th of April. This show not only features juggle, aerial rope, quick change and sealion act, but the Chinese pole act of the Duo Funcoholics. Now we have made an interview with husband and wife team Konstantin Gvozdetskiy and Victoria Bilyauer.

On the 14th of July, Saturday, on the Night of Circuses we will have an extra show for those visitors who buy a ticket for either of Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show programmes held that day. The one and half hour long extra show is held after the evening show, starting at 21:35, and it will be the continuation of the Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show, so it will be about travelling. Young artists – who graduated this year or recently in the Baross Imre Institute of Artist Education – will also perform in this extra show.

Dosov Troupe interview

Monday, 11 June 2018

Our Atlantic Flight – Fountain Circus Show premiered on the 7th of April. This show not only features juggle, aerial rope, quick change and sealion act, but the teeterboard act of the Dosov Troupe as well. Now we have made an interview with Elena Dosov who represented the Dosov Troupe.

Inner journey – Looking out

Saturday, 09 June 2018

On Friday our circus play Looking out premiered in the MACIVA Circus Art Studio, which was made as a collaboration between Samuel Tétreault, director of the world-famous Canadian 7 Fingers modern circus formation and the three year and four year student and alumni of the Baross Imre Institute of Artist Education. We wish to thank the work of the director Samuel Tétreault, costume designer Camille Thibault-Bédard and all of the participants! The play will be on show on the Sziget Festival!

On the 7th of June, Thursday, the first day of the Pécs National Theatre Festival (POSZT) the Magyar Teátrumi Társaság held its 4th Theatre Marketing Conference titled Színházat vegyenek! (Buy a theatre!), in which they gave awards in seven categories.

The V4 Festival and Theatre Meeting will start on the 29th of June, Friday, at 19:00 with the Central European Circus Art Cavalcade opening show directed by Péter Fekete, state secretary for culture of Ministry of Human Capacities. The show will feature Serebrennikov Iurii (juggling act), Dosov Troupe (powerlifting trio), Bakalkina Mariia (handstand), Silver Power (powerlifting duo) and the artists of V4.

Péter Fekete, state secretary for culture of Ministry of Human Capacities met with Hungarian students from abroad in the Circus Art Studio which is a pivotal place of Hungarian circus life.

Teachers’ day

Sunday, 03 June 2018

This year we hold Teachers’ day on the 3rd of June, which we celebrate in Hungary on the first Sunday of June. This special day was held in 1952 for the first time, and on this occasion certificates and later other awards have been handed for Hungary’s best teachers.

During these weeks, world leading circus professionals and directors arrived at Budapest one by one to see Capital Circus’ phenomenal Fountain Circus Show, Atlantic Flight.

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