Gandini Juggling

9 jugglers, 80 apples, 4 crockery sets. You are cordially invited to a tea party that you will never forget…

At the forefront of contemporary circus for over 20 years, and having performed in over 40 countries, Gandini Juggling bring their award-winning sensation Smashed to Mayfest.

A rare opportunity to catch this global SMASH-hit in the UK, Gandini Juggling smash all your preconceptions about juggling to tiny pieces, in this mesmerising blend of circus and theatre, inspired by the work of Pina Bausch.

Read an exclusive Mayfest interview with Sean Gandini HERE.

“Juggling: not just artful but art” (**** The Guardian)

HERALD ANGEL AWARD WINNER “A bravura entertainment for all ages, this is a juicy treat from first bite to its mid-air core” (The Herald)

**** The Independent

***** What’s On Stage

Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England


The company was formed in 1992 by world-renowned juggler Sean Gandini and champion rhythmic gymnast Kati Ylä-Hokkala. The company is one of the pioneers in using contemporary dance and mathematical notations in the field of juggling, and have performed in over 4,500 shows in 40 countries.

Bristol Old Vic Theatre
Start Date
May 20, 2014
End Date
May 20, 2014
£16 (£14), £12 (£10), £5
Running Time
60 mins
Box Office Number
0117 987 7877
Book Tickets View location on Google Maps