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Circus, from 6 Mar 2020, £10-£26

Circus of Horrors

Circus of Horrors

Circus of Horrors

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The Circus of Horrors are arriving to the Hippodrome Great Yarmouth on Friday 6th March 8pm and Saturday 7th March 5pm & 8pm with their Brand New incarnation…

The New Circus of Horrors show will be a celebration of the 25 years and will include an amazing amalgamation of acts, driven by a rock n roll sound scape, a show that will have you sat on the edge of your seat when not falling off it with laughter. Horrors will take you on a rock n’ roller coaster ride of amazing & Bizarre acts. Whether you are a Rock fan or theatre goer The Circus of Horrors has something for everyone.

The Hippodrome’s Edwardian evocative atmosphere of the building really is tailor-made for this classic night of fun with Britain’s favourite gothic horror show. There is a fully licensed bar plus freshly made popcorn. Annually the Circus of Horrors plays over 100 UK theatres and this tour has expanded to take in festivals throughout the world including The Fuji Rock Festival in Japan (twice), the Wacken Festival in Germany plus shows in Chile, Uruguay, Holland, Belgium, Argentina, France, Italy, Ireland, Finland, Hong Kong and Moscow where it became the 1st UK Circus ever to perform in Russia. The show also played an astounding 10 nights at London’s O2. This is not the first time that The Circus of Horrors has created history, as it became the only circus ever to reach the finals of Britain’s Got Talent and the first circus to perform in London’s West End for over 100 years. The Circus Of Horrors’ appearances on various subsequent TV shows have turned what started as a cult show into a household name – taking the extreme to the mainstream. Its’ TV credits now also boast The X Factor, The Slammer, Daybreak, Fairground Attractions, Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Body Shockers, Fake Reaction, This Morning, Ant & Dec, The One Show & A Royal Command Performance.

The Circus of Horrors started it’s gruesome beginnings at the 1995 Glastonbury Festival and became an instant hit, touring all over the world from Chile to Chatham, Argentina to Aberdeen, Japan to Jersey including festival appearances with Alice Cooper, Ermine, Motley Crew, Oasis, Iron Maiden, The Manic St Preachers, Foo Fighters, Guns & Roses, Marilyn Manson, Ozzy Osbourne and many more.

Celebratory Quotes:-

‘Totally Unbelievable’ Scott Mills, Radio 1

‘You have to go & see this if, one day something will go wrong & you will be able to say I was there’ Graham Norton.

‘Thats what I call entertainment’ David Hasselhoff

‘I loved it’ Simon Cowell

‘Like Rocky Horrors on acid’ Amanda Holden.

In addition to BGT our appearances on various other TV shows have turned what set out as a cult show into a household name, without compromise – taking the extreme to the mainstream, Its TV credits now also boast The X Factor, The Slammer, Daybreak, Fairground Attractions, Who wants to be a Millionaire, Body Shockers, Fake Reaction, This Morning, Ant & Dec, The One Show & A Royal Command Performance.

Media Quotes:-

‘A Must see’ Download Festival

‘The Circus of Horrors completely WOWED the audience’ The Daily Mail.

‘A Bloody Great Night Out’ The Times

‘Freaking Awesome’ The Sun

‘Bloody Good Fun – Barnum Would be proud’ Time Out

‘Circus Without A Condom’ The Telegraph

‘Bloody Marvellous’ Edinburgh Festival

‘Blood Thirsty & Burlesque’ The Independent

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Disabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 6 Mar 2020 20:00
Sat 7 Mar 2020 17:00 20:00

Prices

Adults: £26, £22, £20, £15

Concessions/Child: £21, £17, £15, £10

***(The show is not suitable for children, it is adult based with language & some nudity, If you are aged ‘ 0 to 16 ‘ you will need to be accompanied by an adult.)

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 6 Mar Circus of Horrors 25th Anniversary Tour
Sat 7 Mar Circus of Horrors 25th Anniversary Tour
Thu 2 - Sat 4 Apr Pirates Live!
Sun 5 Apr Pirates Live!
Mon 6 - Tue 7 Apr Pirates Live!
Wed 8 Apr Pirates Live!

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Contact

Hippodrome Circus Box Office

Address

St Georges Road,
Great Yarmouth,
Norfolk,
NR30 2EU

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Directions

See location of The Hippodrome Circus on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 530071  Lat: 52.60277 Long: 1.73567

By Road:
Just behind the 'Circus Circus Arcade' on Marine Parade.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Great Yarmouth station

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls