The hottest British circus company right now fly into the Roundhouse with a brand new show.

Barely Methodical Troupe blasted onto the UK circus scene in 2014 with their debut show Bromance, winning awards and selling out shows nationally and internationally making them Britain’s hottest young acrobats.

This brand new production and world premiere combines exceptional acrobatic skills with contemporary dance, parkour, b-boying and tricking. The company use falling and catching, trust and balance, tumbling and flying as ways of exploring the human condition.

Press quotes on Bromance :

Astonishing circus skills

Time Out

Frisky and risky, pointed yet playful

The Times

A touching, thoughtful show about being male

Financial Times

Produced by DREAM supported by the National Centre for Circus Arts and the Lawrence Batley Theatre. Developed in association with the Roundhouse. Supported by Arts Council England.

The performance on Sunday 24th April will be live streamed to a global audience

Opening Act

Pop: A New Circus Concept

Pop by Popcorn

From the makers of Some Like it Hip Hop, A Harlem Dream and Kylie’s Showgirl Tour comes a ground-breaking new collaboration fusing music, narrative, circus, and fashion.

Premiering in 2017, catch a sneak preview of a theatrical and highly physical exploration of contemporary British pop culture.

Co-produced and commissioned by National Centre for Circus Arts. Co-commissioned by the Roundhouse. Supported by Arts Council England
Pop photograph: William Baker

Seeing the show on either 21 or 23 April? Don’t miss the following post-show DJs:
21 April, Nikita Chauhan – Circle Bar
23 April, Nicole Logan – MADE Bar & Kitchen

Fancy a bite to eat?

Reserve a table at MADE Bar and Kitchen, and enjoy a delicious meal before or after the show. Our set menu is great value, with two courses for just £15.95.

Call 020 7424 8495 or reserve a table online.

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Cast & Creative

Barely Methodical Troupe: Kin

Devised by Ben Duke and the Company
Director: Ben Duke
Performers: Jonathan Bendsten, Jean Brousse, Beren D’Amico, Louis Gift, Nikki Rummer and Charlie Wheeller.
Producer: Di Robson
Assistant Director: Ella Robson Guilfoyle
Lighting Designer: Jackie Shemesh
Costume Designer: Clio Alphas

Popcorn Storm: Pop

Direction: Suba Das
Movement & Choreography: Ivan Blackstock
Music: DJ Walde
Circus Consultant: Sammy Dinneen
Style Direction & Creative Consultant: William Baker

Made Possible By

  • Supported by Le Cirque Wine Co