Gasworks Circus Showdown GASWORKS ARTS PARK

- Performing Arts

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An unparalleled professional development opportunity for circus and physical theatre artists, performed in a showcase made possible by daring artists and adored by audiences since 2012.

Shortlisted acts present excerpts of new shows, and unprecedented development awards will help artists to take their works to new heights. New awards to be announced, thanks to new funding support from the Robert Salzer Foundation, Creative Victoria, NICA, & Adelaide Fringe.

Gasworks Circus Showdown is steaming ahead for our new dates on October 14 - 17 2020. We're very excited to have seen an immense amount of interest, energy, and creativity this year! After having spent countless hours reviewing applications from participants, we've managed to narrow So it is our pleasure to announce the Gasworks Circus Showdown 2020 shortlisted acts!

Heat One:

  • Sonder (Winter Chapman & Aleshanee Kelso)
  • Trademark (Chanel Phelan, Easa Min-Swe, Nicole Pienaar, Hannah Richards, & Cassia Jamieson)
  • SYNC (Lucy Tan)
  • Insert Name (Dylan Singh, Aleshanee Kelso, Tomas Correia, & Karina Schiller)

Heat Two:

  • Myopia (Alexandra Hines, Riki Morgan, Hannah Richards, Lucy Rossen)
  • A Line Crossed (Jake Silvestro)
  • Hair of the Wolff (Luth Wolff)
  • Bent (Reuben James, Jackson Fisch, Meg Ferrier, Mara Galagher, Kaitlin Malone, Casey Hare).

Heat One will be taking place on Wednesday October 14 @ 7.30pm, with Heat Two on Thursday October 15 @ 7.30pm. Finalists from both heats will then compete during the Finale on Saturday October 17 @ 7.30pm.

  • Reviews:

    “Fifth year in attending and it continues to enthrall me” 

    - Audience Member
  • Event Details
    Date & Times:
    Heat 1 - Wed 14 Oct 7.30pm
    Heat 2 - Thur 15 Oct 7.30pm
    Finale - Sat 17 Oct 7.30pm

    Full $30
    Conc $25
    Gold Card holder $21

    Full $40
    Conc $35
    Gold Card holder $28

    Running Time:
    120 mins approx, with 20 minute interval
    Gasworks Theatre
    Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credits
    Vicki Jones