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Cirque Berserk!

Tue 10 Mar to Sun 15 Mar 2020

Tue - Fri 7.30pm, Sat 2pm, 5pm & 7.30pm, Sun 3pm

Running time (approx.): 1 hour 50 minutes (including interval)

Age: 5+

Festival Theatre

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Ticket prices

From £18*

* Ticket prices include a contribution to the Theatres Development Fund. A £1 handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.

Friends discount

Friends of Capital Theatres receive 20% off all performances (excl. Fri and Sat performances).

Cirque Berserk!

Britain’s biggest and boldest theatre circus spectacular is back by popular demand – featuring all your favourite Cirque Berserk acts plus some thrilling new ones!

Combining contemporary cirque-style artistry with adrenaline-fuelled stunt action, this astoundingly talented international troupe includes over thirty jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers and daredevil stuntmen showcasing the finest in traditional circus thrills and skills.

Don’t miss the world’s most hair-raising circus act – the legendary motorcycle ‘Globe of Death’, live on stage. Guaranteed to thrill audiences from 5 to 95 - Don’t miss it!

New for 2O2O
  • FIVE riders now in the Globe of Death!
  • Mongolian circus superstars the Khadgaa Troupe
  • The elegant aerialist Hulan
  • The Mighty Khaan demonstrates his incredible feats of strength!
  • Duo Garcia's daredevil stunts high above the stage.
  • Antonio & Connor's sensational hand balancing act.
  • Viktor & Yuliya's truly unique unicycling act - seeing is believing!

Please note the below video contains some flashing. 


Heart-stoppingly good fun

Time Out


Like Cirque du Soleil on steroids

Daily Express


The greatest show on earth - this is unlike any other circus I’ve ever experienced

Birmingham Express and Star


Great for kids and even better for adults!

The Sun

Audience Reaction

Friends 20% off (excl. Fri, Sat & Sun)

Groups (8+) £4 off (Stalls and Dress Circle only). Please note groups cannot be booked online. If you wish to book a Group, please contact our dedicated Groups phone line on 0131 529 6005.

Concessions £3 off (excl. Fri, Sat & Sun). Concessions are limited and may be withdrawn at any time.

Student Standby £10*

Discounts are available to people with disabilities, please call box office to buy your tickets. If you would like to book a wheelchair space or if you have any special requirements please phone the box office who can advise. Our staff can be called on 0131 529 6000 or by using Text Relay on 18002 0131 529 6003.

* Student Standby tickets are subject to availability on the day of the performance and can only be purchased in person at the Box Office from 12pm. A valid Student or Young Scot ID is required. Only one ticket per card.

All discounts may be withdrawn at any time. 

Capital Theatres aim to be accessible to all. We are committed to making your visit to our theatres as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. All of our Front of House staff undergo disability awareness training and Dementia Friend Training and will be pleased to assist you should you require any information or help. 

Find more information about access to the Festival Theatre.

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