Photo assignment. Rehearsals and shows, the Dakini, in 2012. The show was a dynamic and captivating fusion of cutting edge circus, acrobatics, break dance, martial arts, puppetry and theatre that brought to life traditional Nepali storytelling.
Circus Kathmandu - Empowering change
In 2010 thirteen young Nepalese people who had been rescued from trafficking and the streets turned to contemporary circus to build their self-esteem and to chart a path out of stigmatism and poverty.
Circus Kathmandu model creates real life, inspiring success stories, helping young people to take control of their own lives and to also become human rights advocates.
Circus Kathmandu is Nepal’s first and only contemporary circus company. They provide a distinct fusion of circus, theatre, dance and cutting edge art forms to create an exciting and modern form of entertainment. They offer full shows, ensemble acts and individual acts.
Their original, beautiful and spectacular work is all choreographed to an exceptional standard and presents some of Nepal’s greatest talent.