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Giffords Circus Lucky 13

PUBLISHED: 16:17 09 April 2013 | UPDATED: 15:49 10 April 2013

Giffords Circus Lucky 13

Giffords Circus Lucky 13

Get ready for the Summer with a night out to see the Giffords Circus Band, Touring the Cotswolds on a mini tour!

Giffords Circus Lucky 13

Get ready for the summer with a night out to see the Giffords Circus Band, touring the Cotswolds on a mini tour!

You can join them for a jolly evening of fun at the following venues...

Monday, April 15 The Black Horse, Naunton, GL54 3AD from 7.30pm

Tuesday, April 16 The Trout inn, Lechlade, GL7 3HA from 7.30pm

Thursday, April 18 The Fox Inn, The Fox Inn, Great Barrington, Oxfordshire, OX18 4TB from 7.30pm

Friday, April 19 The Prince Albert inn, Rodborough, Stroud, GL5 from 7pm.

Saturday, April 20 Prema, South Street, Uley, Nr Dursley, Gloucestershire GL11 5SS at 8pm

Giffords Circus, wilder and more magical than ever, in their 13th year proudly present

Music, magic and mystery

Possibly the greatest show on earth Vogue Magazine

It blew Darcy Bussell into the hedgerow and The Rolling Stones into the middle of last week Jeremy Clarkson Sunday Times

Its the highlight of my year Audience Member

Giffords Circus, the ultimate British summer experience, gives you Lucky 13, a glamorous new show about family, gypsies, superstition, magic and mystery. Produced by Nell Gifford and Directed by Cal McCrystal, Lucky 13 will open in Broadway, Worcestershire on May 16th.

For an encore we welcome back critically acclaimed director, Cal McCrystal whose repertoire includes One Man, Two Guvnors and The Dictator. His comedy genius will once again guide our travelling troupe along a magical and hilarious journey to the village greens of the Cotswolds this summer, aided by assistant director and previous Giffords Circus star John Walton.

As ever a triumphant cacophony of musicians will fill the tent with fantastical sounds. This year a wild Serbian Gypsy trio battle a delicate classical ensemble for the spotlight under the watchful eye of Music co-ordinator Nick Hooper who joins us for the first time, from the Harry Potter films.

Wilder and more magical than ever, this years show will take its audiences back in time to mysterious and foreign lands where fire, magic, puppets, illusion, dancing, hilarity, horses and Brian the goose, will star alongside world-renowned acrobats, jugglers, hand balancers, wirewalkers, magicians, tap dancers and aerial artists from all around the globe. This year we are joined by Hungarian aerial sensation Imre Bernath and Argentinean magician extraordinaire, Maximiliano Stia, as well as firm favourites Bibi and Bichu the jugglers, Pat and Kate- our vintage hand balancers, our wonderful Ukrainian acrobats, the eccentric Nancy Trotter as Andromeda and not forgetting the circus Lothario Tweedy the clown hot from the Cheltenham Everyman theatre Panto.

Giffords Circus began in 2000, set up by Nell and Toti Gifford; it has delighted audiences of over half a million people with its travelling vintage extravaganza. Set in Serbia, in the mysterious world of the gypsies, Lucky 13 offers family audiences a dazzling adventure with the most wonderful live music you will hear anywhere in the world.

2013 dates:

BROADWAY Kennel Field

Thur 16th May 6pm

Fri 17th May 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 18th May 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 19th May 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 20th May 4pm

CHELTENHAM Pittville Gardens

Thur 23rd May 6pm

Fri 24th May 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 25th May 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 26th May 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 27th May 4pm


Thur 30th May 6pm

Fri 31st May 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 1st June 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 2nd June 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 3rd June 4pm

TACKLEY Village Green

Thur 6th June 6pm

Fri 7th June 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 8th June 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 9th June 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 10th June 4pm

BICESTER Pingle Field

Thur 13th June 6pm

Fri 14th June 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 15th June 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 16th June 11am, 2.30, 5pm

Mon 17th June 4pm


Thur 20th June 5 & 7.30pm

Fri 21st June 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 22nd June 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 23rd June 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 24th June 4pm

NEWBURY Victoria Park

Thur 27th June 6pm

Fri 28th June 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 29th June 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 30th June 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Mon 1st July 4pm

OXFORD Oxford University Parks

Thur 4th July 6pm

Fri 5th July 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 6th July 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 7th July 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 8th July 4pm

LECHLADE The Trout Inn

Thur 11th July 5 & 7.30pm

Fri 12th July 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 13th July 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 14th July 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 15th July 4pm


Thur 18th July 5 & 7.30pm

Fri 19th July 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 20th July 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 21st July 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 22nd July 5 & 7.30pm

Tuesday 23rd July 5 & 7.30pm

Thur 25th July 7.30pm

Fri 26th July 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 27th July 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 28th July 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 29th July 4pm


Thur 1st Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Fri 2nd Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 3rd Aug 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 4th Aug 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 5th Aug 4pm


Thur 8th Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Fri 9th Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 10th Aug 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 11th Aug 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 12th Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Tue 13th Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Thur 15th Aug 7.30pm

Fri 16th Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 17th Aug 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 18th Aug 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 19th Aug 4pm

BATH Alice Park

Thur 22nd Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Fri 23rd Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 24th Aug 11am, 2.30, 7.30pm

Sun 25th Aug 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 26th Aug 4pm


Thur 29th Aug 6pm

Fri 30th Aug 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 31st Aug 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 1st Sept 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 2nd Sept 6pm

Tuesday 3rd Sept 6pm

Thur 5th Sept 6pm

Fri 6th Sept 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 7th Sept 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 8th Sept 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 9th Sept 1pm

CIRENCESTER Stratton Meadows

Thur 12th Sept 6pm

Fri 13th Sept 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 14th Sept 11am, 2.30 & 7.30pm

Sun 15th Sept 11am, 2.30 & 5pm

Mon 16th Sept 6pm

Tue 17th Sept 6pm

Thur 19th Sept 6pm

Fri 20th Sept 5 & 7.30pm

Sat 21st Sept 11am, 2.30, 7.30pm

Sun 22nd Sept 11am, 2.30 & 5pm


For tickets and booking details call the Box Office on 0845 459 7469.

Twitter: @giffordscircus


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