Presented by 15Feet6
An explosive acrobatic roller-skating show that will take your breath away.
Get ready for this spectacular acrobatic roller-skating show by Rosa Tyyskä and Jasper D’Hondt, two outrageous students on their way through the school of life, totally blasé and clearly way too cool for school.
Playground circus games turn into target practice as the battle for supremacy hots up on various sets of wheels and with exceptional trickery. The incredible rollerskating finale of this high octane circus duet is not for the faint hearted, and whatever you do after watching them don't try this at home.
Dates/Times: 31 August: 6:45pm
Location: St Paul's Churchyard (Northside)
Duration: 45 minutes
What to expect: Circus / Theatre / Comedy /Family friendly / Great for kids
Advisory Notice: Please be advised this performance contains use of a theatrical flash which makes a loud bang.
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15Feet6 is a Belgium based circus company that have been creating outdoor performances and circus acts since 2013. Their most recent projects are League & Legend, Primus, Les Patineurs and La Patinoire. One of their specialities is the Russian bar and that is also where the company's name comes from. 15Ft6 (or 473cm) is the length of their first Russian bar that started it all.
Rosa Tyyskä (FI) After a circus education specializing in Cyr wheel in Sasak (Finland), Rosa sets off on a never-ending tour. From cabarets in Germany over summer festivals with the Finnish female collective Sisus to Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Luzia’. As the never-ending tour comes abruptly to end in 2020 a virtue of necessity was made with the lockdown creation of 'Primus' together with Jasper.
Jasper D'Hondt (B) After graduating as a circus artist at ESAC (Brussels) in 2009 Jasper specializes consecutively in teeterboard, Russian bar, acrobatic bicycle and acrobatic roller skating. His professional activities are situated somewhere between performing, directing and producing circus. After more then a decade the list of projects is becoming too long to mention, in ‘Primus’ he is returning to the stage as performer.
The artists active within the company are Richard Fox (BE/GB), Mateo Giron (ES), Niko Miettinen (FI), Yolaine Dooms (BE), Jarno Vanthuyne (BE) and Rosa Tyyskä (FI). The artistic director is Jasper D'Hondt (BE).