“Surface” by Familiar Faces


“Surface” by Familiar Faces (Belgium) – a physical piece guided by the laws of water. A circus show on a wet floor. When: March 30 and 31, April 1 Where: Rīgas cirks (Merķeļa street 4, Riga) Age suggestion: 10+ Duration: 55 min About the show Influenced by partner acrobatics, “Surface”by Familiar Faces  is a full-length…

“A-Tripik” by CirkVOST


A-Tripik is a show of clowns, acrobats and vocal polyphony for an adult audience. When: April 20, 21, 22 Where: Rīgas cirks (Merķeļa street 4) Duration: 1h 25min Age restrictions: The show is not recommended for children under 14 years, and it is not possible to bring children under 3 years Photos: C. Stewart, Eyliac,…

Open call for “Circus for Climate” laboratories in March


The team behind the Riga circus international project “Circus for Climate” is inviting youngsters aged 14 to 18 to apply for one of the March Laboratories #4 or #5 with the themes: Movement, environment and activism. The open call is mainly intended for youngsters from Kurzeme, Latvia. Laboratory #4 Venue: Dundaga’s castle, Talsi region Date:…

“Rollercoaster” by Wes Peden in Riga


“Rollercoaster” is a one-hour solo show by Wes Peden that uses ultra-modern, pop-punk juggling to talk about finding the balance between freedom and security Surrounded by huge inflatable blue structures and accompanied by electro beats composed of distorted rollercoaster sounds, Peden performs original tricks inspired by rollercoasters and their high-tech seatbelts. A spinning plate ceremony…

PHOTOS: Rīgas cirks is back in the historical building


We welcome you to the renewed arena of Rīgas cirks! During the renovation process, the walls and the foundations of the historical circus building have been strengthened, the dome and the arena itself is now renewed so that it supports the contemporary needs regarding the safety aspects as well as the artistic needs. The cultural…