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Rock The Circus

January + February 2018

The legendary hits of rock history merged with breathtaking artistry. “Rock The Circus – Music for the Eyes” delivers and electrifying circus atmosphere, where Chris will present a slack rope act choreographed specifically for this occasion. 20 shows are to be presented in the whole of Germany.

More info on the official website

Cirque Bouffon

Season 2017

We’re proud to say that we’re part of the brand new Cirque Bouffon show titled “LUNATIQUE”!
So far we’ve played in Gelsenkirchen, Cologne and Münster. Next stop four this show is Paris in the autumn!

More info on the official website


Bonner Weihnachtcircus

Bonner Weihnachtcircus

Christmas 2016-2017

We performed “Bounce!” and “Revolution” in this show that premiered on 22nd of December 2016. Sold out shows and standing ovations in a massive big top. Definitely one of our biggest gigs so far!

More info on the official website

Grand Cirque de Noël de Haute-Saône

2nd – 18th of December 2016

We performed “Buugeng Blades, “Revolution” and “Bounce!” in this Christmas Circus in France during advent.
The show was produced and directed by Cirque’Evasion, a couple of retired circus performers who are now maintaining a circus school for kids in the region.



Cirkus Arnardo

Season 2016

During 6 months we performed with Cirkus Arnardo in Norway. The tour lasted from March till September 2016. We visited around 125 different cities, towns and villages in this beautiful and enchanting country. The acts we performed were “Buugeng Blades” and “Bounce!”

Groot Tilburgs Kerstcircus

December 19th – January 3rd

We were part of ‘The Big Christmas Circus of Tilburg’ in The Netherlands last Christmas. We performed “Revolution”, “Buugeng Blades” and the “Bounce!”.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!



Norway’s Got Talent

Season 2015

We participated in “Norway’s Got Talent” 2015 and got all the way to the semi-finals!

Watch video of the auditionWatch video of the second round
Watch video of the semi-finals

Seaside Cirque

July 17th – August 29th 2015

We toured the English west coast this summer as part of the Seaside Cirque shows in Haven holiday parks with our slackrope and buugeng blades acts.

Watch video



Pegasus Varieté
“Bewegende Momente”

September – November 2014

Our first contract with our award winning revolving ladder act was in the beautiful Pegasus Varieté in Bensheim, Germany.

Newcomershow 2014

July 2014

The world premiere of our newest act with the revolving ladder titled “Revolution” happened in the Newcomershow in Krystallpalast, Leipzig Germany. We were awarded with the ‘Wintergarten Varieté Berlin Sonderpreis’.



Pegasus Varieté
“Elements of Light”

November 2013 – February 2014

After one year break from the slackrope act with my beloved goldfish it was refreshing to perform with this act again in the Pegasus Christmas show.

Circus Monti 2013

March – October 2013

44 Swiss cities and 260 shows with the show titled “Monti popUp!”
With his act titled “Bounce”, Chris presented for the first time in history ‘trickline’ as part of a circus show!

Watch video


London Olympics 2012
Closing Ceremony

August 2012

In the Waterloo Sunset sequence of the Olympics Closing Ceremony, Chris performed a choreographed slackrope act especially for the occasion.

Watch video on Vimeo

GOP Varieté
“Short Cuts”

May 2011 – October 2012

With “Piranha!”, the slackrope act with the goldfish, Chris performed in
GOP Münster, Essen, Hannover and Bad Oyenhausen.


Festival Mondial
du Cirque de Demain

January 2011

Chris participated with “Piranha!” and was
awarded with “Prix du Cirque Phenix”.

Watch video

Cirque du Soleil’s “Wintuk”

November & December 2010

Chris performed his solo slackrope act for about 250.000 people during the 6 weeks the show was running in
Madison Square Garden, New York.

Watch video on Vimeo


Wiesbaden Youth Circus Festival

November 2010

Chris participated with “Piranha!” and was
awarded with the ‘Special Price of the Jury’.

Young Stage International
Circus Festival

May 2010

Chris participated with “Piranha!” and was
awarded with the ‘GOP Varieté Sonderpreis’.

Watch video on Vimeo


Cirque Baroque
“Le Cirque des Gueux”

March – October 2010

Chris performed with the French circus company ‘Cirque Baroque’ for one season, and played the show in France, Italy, Belgium and Poland.

Circus Monti 2009

March – October 2009

Chris’ first long engagement with a touring circus was with this show titled “Grand Hotel Monti”. 260 shows in 44 different Swiss cities!


Falconeria Locarno

July 2007 – November 2008

For two seasons Mara was the main show rider of the Falconeria Locarno.
She choreographed and directed the horse riding sequence of the daily park show.