Straight from the score to the stage, Mozart appears amid a storm of powder, tumbling and twirling, as musical mayhem and movement fuse in this family show with a circus twist. Reinventing the composer’s magical music, this skillful and illuminating show features Circa’s dexterous daredevil artists and a live accordionist.
To those who know him, he is Wolfgang, the dart-playing ratbag. To those who are watching and listening, he is the wigged genius Mozart. Come and discover his irrepressible spirit and vibrant compositions through physical comedy and mischievous antics.
Reinventing the composer’s magical music, this skillful and illuminating show features Circa’s dexterous daredevil artists and a live accordionist. Watch as the notes are physically lifted off the page as performers bring the renowned compositions to life in a hilarious and high-spirited act young ones will fall head over heels in love with.
"Manic and magical." - The Guardian
"Delightful…performed with an infectious sense of joy." - Sydney Morning Herald
"Cheeky, charismatic and boundlessly energetic." - Herald Sun
"Take the kids, take someone else’s or unashamedly take yourself and giggle googly eyed along with them all for lashings of Mozart contagious joy!" - Herald Sun
Created by Yaron Lifschitz with Benjamin Knapton and the Circa Ensemble.
Recommended for ages 3+.
Presented in partnership with Auckland Live.