Circus talents from around the world

Zippos Circus astonishing strongman, Hercules
Zippos Circus astonishing strongman, Hercules

Zippo’s Circus is bringing Cirque Berserk to the Southport Theatre for just three days from Thursday, January 30 - Saturday, February 1.

The extreme-style circus, suitable for all the family, features crazy and dangerous acts as well as modern comedy.

Cirque Berserk has been a four-star hit for the past three years at the prestigious Winter Wonderland in London’s Hyde Park.

This will be the show’s first-ever national tour.

It includes the world’s most dangerous circus act, the legendary Globe of Death, with three motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph, seen for the first time live on stage in the UK.

And a troupe of more than thirty jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and death-defying stunt men are joined by Guinness World Record holding strong man Hercules and award-winning clown Tweedy.

The cast includes:

From Brazil: The Lucius team Globe of Death

From Kenya: the magnificent Zulu Warriors

From the Cuba: the Havana Troupe of acrobats

From the Caribbean: glamorous Dancers

From Somerset: the Wookey Hole Troupe of skaters and cyclists

From Czechoslovakia: the Urban Knife Throwers

From the Ukraine: the mighty strongman Hercules

From Cuba: amazing aerialists high above the stage

From Scotland: Britain’s funniest clown, Tweedy!

The Cirque Berserk Tribal Drummers.