By A Thread @ Gluttony, Adelaide Fringe

Concert or Performance

15 Feb 2019 to 17 Mar 2019

Seven acrobats and thirty metres of rope…

By a Thread is an ensemble circus creation exploring the relationship between trust and play. Long spools of white rope run through pulley sheaves and wrap around bodies, explicitly connecting movements above and on the ground. Like the booms and sheets of a sailing ship, performers are hoisted and swung by one another to create striking tableaux and breath-taking dynamics. The actions of one acrobat affect the movements of others in a mesmerising negotiation of cause and effect.

Winner of the Adelaide Fringe Weekly Circus Award 2018

★★★★ “Original and visually appealing” The Advertiser 2018
★★★★1/2 “Exceptional humans pushing the limits of their art” The West Australian 2017
★★★★1/2 “Intricate and mesmerising” ArtsHub 2017

Presented by:
One Fell Swoop Circus

One Fell Swoop is a contemporary circus company that aims to re-examine the dynamics of acrobatic ensemble work and the relationships within it. Based in Melbourne, One Fell Swoop lets audiences viscerally experience the balance of joy and risk inherent to group acrobatic performance, creating powerful works on the cutting edge of contemporary circus practice.

Facilities

Bar Cafe Family Friendly Kiosk Parents Room Public Toilet

Rates

From AU$20.00

Full Price: $20.00 to $35.00

Concession: $28.00

Child: $22.00

Family: $95.00

BankSA Customer: $27.00

Companion Card: $0.00

Prices may not be available on all sessions

Event Times

15 Feb 2019 to 17 Mar 2019

Annual Event

Venue

The Peacock at Gluttony

East Terrace, Adelaide, 5000

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