An award-winning, best-of spectacular of international comedy circus luminaries in a brilliantly odd night out!
Be bedazzled by an award-winning, best-of spectacular with a cast of international luminaries performing stylish acts in the beautiful Heyday Dome. A celebration of the romantic art of circus comedy for the 21st century edited from 100 years of combined experience in over 50 countries and with more than 10,000 hours of stage time, so be enthralled by classic acts, irreverent routines and edgy music in one brilliantly odd night out!
“Sometimes it is easy to lose sight of what a fringe festival is all about, but this show is reaffirming. A breath of fresh air. Hilariously funny and technically brilliant. This show is possibly the cleverest, funniest and most well- crafted thing you will see this festival. Do go and see it!” - Melbourne Arts and Fashion, Australia
Oddacity is the world premier by a brand-new locally based ensemble.
Presented by Downunderground.
Fraser Hooper arrives live from the London cabaret circuit, appearances at the Commonwealth Games, Christchurch World Buskers Festival, and receiving the bronze medal at the Wuhan International Acrobatic Festival China with a charming Knockout Boxing routine.
“A most charismatic clown.” - Time Out, London
Trent Baumann flies direct from ten world tours with rave reviews from the Australian Circus Festival, the New York Burlesque Festival, and the Glastonbury Music Festival with the fantastic Plastic Bag Juggling feat.
“Fastidious and edgy.” -Sydney Morning Herald
Sachie Mikawa lands all the way from the other small island nation of Japan, having created Fish Saw and Fancy Mud with her cross-cultural whimsy and world-class wilds, scoring original tunes and thrilling audiences with her Birthday Surprise spectacular.
“Pitch perfect humor and physical comedy.” - Seattle Gay Scene
And a lot more...
Best Circus 'Winners' -Melbourne & Adelaide Fringe
Most Original Comedy 'Nominee' -Edinburgh Fringe
Best Comedy 'Nominee' Just For Laughs Award -Montreal Fringe
Best Act 'Winner' -Landshut Festival, Germany
Iron Chicken 'Winner' -Bread & Circus, Christchurch World Buskers Festival Best International Theatre 'Nominee' -Amsterdam Fringe
“This is what a fringe show should look like!” - Showbill, Canada
*Access to The Heyday Dome is via stairs, so please contact the BATS Box Office at least 24 hours in advance if you have accessibility requirements so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Read more about accessibility at BATS.