Acrobatic Conundrum is quickly rising as the face of American contemporary circus. Founded and led by Terry Crane, the company creates work that is “intimate and personal, a combination of impressive physical skills and emotional storytelling. It’s visceral like modern dance and clever like avant-garde theatre.” (CityArts Magazine, 2017)
The company’s newest work, Love & Gravity, presents six acrobats on a minimal stage with little else but their talents and hearts. The performers explore, through a tapestry-like journey, the endless ways in which we find love, support, and partnership. In addition to traditional circus apparatus, their intimate connection is displayed and celebrated on the “endless rope” - a unique apparatus that demands ultimate
This evening-length piece, driven by the artists and their real-life relationships, intertwines dance, theater, comedy and circus into a journey that leaves you feeling joyful and awed by the power of human connection.
These showings of Love and Gravity are hosted by Southern Fried Circus Fest, a multi-day festival featuring workshops, performances, and more!