French acrobatics – high and low.
The contemporary circus collective Collectif de la Bascule is renowned for their world-class acrobatics. The performance Nothing is less certain is no exception as such. The high-flying and fearless acrobats launch into bold and breakneck stunts demanding an impressive level of balance, flexibility, and precision.
One simple movement sets the whole machinery working and the chain reaction is unstoppable. The acrobats start up a vertical invasion and horizontal occupation: elegant and explosive, so simple and yet so complex. Expect to find yourself watching with eyes wide open, quivering with anticipation!
Collectif de la Bascule drops the circus tent; they find their circus rings outdoors in the city of Bergen. Their first performance takes place at Torgallmenningen on Saturday June 03, before moving on to Fløyen on Sunday June 04 – and it is free and open to all.
«A rough and energetic acrobatic tilt stunt … We cannot tear our eyes away from the acrobat in red slippers who is flying, twirling, and spinning like a ball. Utter artistry.»
Collectif de la Bascule
Samira Boukhnous, Dadou Ede technical team
Fanny Alvarez, Antoine Guillaume, Karim Messaoudi, Marius Ollagnier, Maxime Reydel cast
Supported by Grieg Foundation and the Kavli Trust