Shows

“Somos” circus show – in September 2021

Compagnie Bêstîa “Somos” We live in a divided world where each of us tries to affirm or even claim an identity, to justify our existence. A world where the word «freedom» does not mean the same thing, depending on whether we are born in Paris, Kabul or Bogota. The show “Somos” is looking for a common…

Fauna in residency

Circus company “Fauna” (UK) are taking part in Riga circus artist residency programme. They are staying in Riga from August 3–24 and working on their new creation. FAUNA is a multi-discipline acrobatics and contemporary circus company combining high-level acrobatics and physical theatre with live music. The artists met each other at the Dance and Circus…

“Babel, Glöm” by “Kaaos Kaamos”

Circus show “Babel, Glöm” They try together to be better, to “reach the sky”. It’s about links, community or family. And yes, they are definitely not the same people. They don’t even speak the same language. Babel’s curse? Forget it! They’ll do better no matter what happens. By chance, they have Fika*. Kaaos Kaamos intends…

Magic show “In the illusionist’s living room”

Magic show “In the illusionist’s living room” included in the Latvian School Bag programme   Is it possible to get really close to a miracle and feel the moment when magic is born? The Riga Circus invites you to take a look into the living room of the creator of magic – the illusionist –…

“X=circus”

Adventure performance “X=circus” included in the Latvian School Bag programme Just like searching for hidden treasures or X (the unknown) in a mathematical equation, this show explores the unknown hidden in the Riga Circus building and the stories living in it. With the involvement of different professionals working in the circus we are going to…

Show inTarsi

Strong, poetic, funny and heart-warming, inTarsi is a contemporary circus show, which inspires real tenderness for the strange beast that is the human being. In an atmosphere of gentle humour, the four characters carry out their investigations on an ingenious set that constantly morphs into different landscapes. Constructing and deconstructing, to not fall or let fall,…

Machine de cirque

A dazzling circus show full of wit and mastered skills! Five men have survived the  apocalypse. Their ultimate quest is to find other survivors.  Their way to salvation is a most astounding machine. In this spare‐parts world, they creatively compete to retain a sliver of humanity. Armed with their talent for acrobatics  and ingenuity, you’ll…

Set Sound to Riga Circus

Set Sound to Riga Circus / Uzskaņo Rīgas cirku is an interdisciplinary ritual – performance, where voice of Gudrun and visual arts interventions by Eva will wind through premises of Riga Circus and will involve also the surrounding urban environments. Connecting with the artists and other guests, everyone will have the possibility to experience this…

Svalbard Cabaret Night in the Arena of Riga Circus

The internationally acclaimed circus company Svalbard (Sweden) is back with a new musical performance for the arena of Riga Circus! Come and enjoy a completely new concept-cabaret show by Svalbard sound-dressed by Salteli the Band (Great Britain). This is going to be an immersive experience, so the guests are invited to arrive early to get ready for the adventure…

Show “Caterpillars”

The show for kids Caterpillars will take place on March 15 and 16 in arts centre Zuzeum. “Caterpillars” is a show for kids of age 4 to 99. It is a like a magical and weird dream, where stage is filled by colours and funny events – flutter of butterfly wings, big flowers, jumping eggs…

Changed time and venue

Changes in time and place of the circus show “Fauna” – it will take place on 28th December 19:00 in Riga Congress Hall. We are sorry to inform, that the show “Fauna”, that was to take place on 27th and 28th December in the Arena of Riga Circus, has changed the time and venue –…

Wonderers

This site-specific excursion performance Wonderers is co-produced by young theatre artist company KVADRIFRONS and Riga Circus. All shows available simultaneously in three languages. ATTENTION! The minimum age to enter the performance is 14! The excursion performance Wonderers in the circus building is a site-specific audience-involving show to be experienced individually assisted by an audio guide. During the…

First artist in residency

In August of 2018 the Riga Circus welcomes the first artist of the Residency Program – Alexis Akrovatakis. Stockholm based artist aims to create material and explore the possibilities for his solo project by the name Jostka. Born by a communist mother and the Mediterraneo mafiozi father, lived a childhood full of colours, astonishing times…

A Simple Space

Australian circus stars – troupe Gravity and Other Myths on tour in Riga with the show A Simple Space   The Riga Circus offers its audience a unique opportunity – to see the show A Simple Space performed by the world-famous award-winning Australian circus troupe Gravity and Other Myths. The Australian artists are highly professional,…

“Krustām šķērsām” – Circus Show for Children

The Riga Circus continues the season with the show Krustām škērsām for the smallest spectators – the children. The show will be presented by the Swedish Circus Troup Kompani Giraff. This is not an ordinary story, it is a game where spectators have to use their imagination, but the artists must use acrobatics, acting and…

“Only Bones” by Thomas Monckton

Season’s opening of Rīgas cirks – “Only Bones” by Thomas Monckton Monckton’s stage is one metre square. There’s a chair, a lamp and a circle painted on the floor. With its quirky, low-tech aesthetic and using just his bendy, bickering, wiggling hands and seemingly uncontrollable face, Monckton creates an exquisite piece of micro-physical theatre unlike…

Discounts

Tickets for Riga circus performances can be purchased at a discount.
The desired discount can be selected at the time of purchase.

15%

Children and youth up to age 25, seniors and people with disabilities – 15%*.
* Places for wheelchairs are available (including a free seat for the accompanying person). When purchasing tickets, please select the option "Wheelchair and companion".

20%

Circus school students – 20%.

15%+

Group discounts are available for groups of 5 to 10 persons (15% discount) and groups 10 to 20 (20% discount). For larger groups please contact cirks@cirks.lv.