South Bank London

Afrique en Cirque

An indescribable display of death-defying acrobatics, artistry and Afro-jazz rhythms inspired by daily life in Guinea.

Opening Hours

Wed 24 Jul at 7.30pm
Thu 25 Jul at 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Fri 26 Jul at 7.30pm
Sat 27 Jul at 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Sun 28 Jul at 2.30pm & 7.30pm


24 Jul - 28 Jul 2024

Ticket Information

Tickets from £20

Location Info

Southbank Centre, London, UK

Filled with colour and energy that bursts from its scenery, costumes and staging, this performance created by Yamoussa Bangoura celebrates the beauty, vitality and artistry of African culture.

Showing off strength and joy in abundance, acrobats execute gravity-defying moves and mind-blowing human pyramids, all to the vibrant sounds of Afro-jazz, percussion and kora.

A thrilling circus show experience that is quite unlike anything else shown on the Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall stage, Afrique en Cirque present an immersive audio-visual stage experience that combines world-class acrobatics with exciting choreography and energizing live music.

Has to be seen to be believed!

What the critics say

“mind-blowing acrobatic sequences with extraordinary precision” ~Vice Magazine

★★★★★ “transcends borders… an unforgettable experience” ~ The Skinny

“an engulfing experience that is completely impossible to look away from”. ~ The List

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