UniverSoul Circus is every kid's dream. The international cast includes 80 world-class acrobats, contortionists, aerialists, martial artists, dancers, comedians, clowns, zebras, llamas, giraffes, tigers, horses and elephants. Each performance is a highly interactive combination of circus arts, theater, and music that spans genres including Pop, Classic R&B, Latin, Hip Hop, Jazz and Gospel.
The UniverSoul Circus 2012 production entitled “US” – featuring Shaolin Kung Fu acrobats from China, bone-breaking contortionists with hop-hop flair from Guinea, and hilarious acrobatic comedy from South Africa. UniverSoul Circus is sponsored in Chicago by the Black McDonald’s Operators Association, a wonderful group known for sponsoring family-friendly events.
The scheduled 2012 list of acts and home countries includes
Improv Comedy Troupe USA
Zeke – Co Host USA
Onionhead the Clown USA
Caribbean Dance Trinidad & Tobago
Acrobatic Hip Hop Contortion Guinea, South Africa & USA
Acrobatic Kung Fu China
Mixed Animal Act USA
Comedy Bench Act South Africa
Russian Swing Belarus
Cossack Horse Act Russia and Guinea
Aerial Duet France and Brazil
Hip Hop Dancers USA
This refreshing take on a traditional circus has earned UniverSoul Circus a coveted spot as one of Ticketmaster’s top ten most requested family eventsis rated as one of the top three circuses in America along with Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey and Cirque du Soleil. Don't miss your chance to see these talented performance at Washington Park through October 21.
For more information about tickets and showtimes, visit www.ticketmaster.com or call 1-800-745-3000. You can also follow UniverSoul on www.facebook.com/universoulcircus and www.twitter.com/universoulcirc
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