• Acrobat

    Acrobat, Propaganda

    Key Australian contemporary circus company putting everything on display. Acrobat's three core performers – Moses, Simon Yates, Jo-Ann Lancaster – have boiled their practice down to a raw, surly, Antipodean style: showing the audience every part of themselves (sometimes literally), performing only as themselves, taking the directest possible route to the truth. Founded in 1996, an influential company.

  • Magazine

    By John Ellingsworth on 19 May 2010 in Reviews

    There's a certain kind of artist for whom their life is their work—meaning not just that they dedicate themselves full-time to their art-making, but that what they present on stage, or in books or on canvas, is, or feels, very close to the way they must conduct themselves from day to day.