A dazzling display of speed, skill, and flight lands in Edinburgh this summer, celebrating the first African woman to win Olympic gold
Inspired by the true tale of an Ethiopian icon, Derartu Tulu, this unmissable showcase of superhuman strength blends breathtaking contortion, awe-inspiring acrobatics, and mesmerising fire juggling with a rocking, exuberant soundtrack
Circus Abyssinia made their UK debut at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe and featured on the Royal Variety Performance in the same year
After touring internationally, including a sell-out run in New York, they are thrilled to return with their greatly anticipated new show
Advance booking is not required.
Itison tickets can be exchanged for show tickets at the Underbelly box office at least 1 hour prior to show start time.
Multiple purchases permitted.
Duration: approx. 1 hour.
Seating is unreserved.
Suitable for all ages.
Line-up is subject to change. Under 2's do not require a ticket.
Please note there is use of strobe lighting, haze, and fire in the show.
Wheelchair access available.
You can use your paperless ticket from your itison account on any mobile device. Printed vouchers are also accepted.
Ticket is non-refundable unless event is cancelled.
Ticket is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers.
Images used for illustrative purposes only.
Questions about this event
If there's anything you'd like to know about this event, ask us a question and we'll do our best to help.