Firefly Theatre & Circus is known for thought-provoking thrills and stunning displays of athleticism and grace. Alberta’s award-winning Aerial Circus Performance Company has captivated audiences nationwide and beyond with their unique fusion of Circus Arts and Theatre. Firefly Theatre work has been described as “spectacular and breathtaking,” – The Sun, and “fresh, funny, neck-craning spectacles,” – The Journal.
Upcoming Firefly Theatre & Circus Performances + Events
VIVAREE | April 16, 2022, 2:00pm
Campus St-Jean Auditorium | 8406 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury ( 91st Street NW)
VIVAREE is a breathtaking variety show featuring Acrobats, Jugglers, Comedians, and Pups! Entertainment, the whole family, can enjoy! You will be delighted by fantastic performers such as Marla Albiston, Nikolai, Lyne Gosselin, Norm Boulé, Atytahn Ross, John Ullyatt, and Annie Dugan. An Aerialist will be dancing on the Lollipop Lyra; a Contortionist ties herself up in knots, Acrobats pop in and out of tubes, clubs fly through the air, dancing cutlery. Australian Shepherds Berri and Figgy Duff are all on stage to entertain YOU!
SKY ROLLERS at the Yellowhead Casino | May 13, 2022, at 8:00 pm
SKY ROLLERS are a gravity-defying acrobatic cabaret featuring aerialists, magicians, jugglers, hula hoopers, showgirls and more! What more excitement could one ask for? Edmonton’s own Firefly Theatre & Circus is thrilled to be performing at the Yellowhead Casino inside the gorgeous Pearl Showroom. What do circus artists and casino goers have in common, you might ask yourself? Well, the appetite for risk with the drive to experience the highs that life can offer! The SKY ROLLERS can’t wait to entertain you!
Alberta Circus Arts Festival | June 23-26, 2022
Did you know that Edmonton is home to the second annual Alberta Circus Arts Festival, hosted by Firefly Theatre & Circus? The Alberta Circus Arts Festival is dedicated to creating a regional voice in contemporary circus through professional development initiatives for artists and industry sector support for producers, presenters and instructors.
Enjoy performances, workshops, panels, and so much more!
- Festival headquarters and the central performance will be held in La Cité Francophone.
- Shows, workshops, and panels will be announced in the coming months – but SAVE THE DATE NOW!
The mission of the Alberta Circus Arts Festival is to create a regional as well as a national voice in Contemporary Canadian circus. The Alberta Circus Arts Festival is produced by Annie Dugan, Artistic Director of Firefly Theatre and Circus. Firefly Theatre & Circus is Alberta’s award-winning aerial performance company. They have been creating original works combining circus and theatre since 2001.
To learn more about these upcoming performances and to learn more about Firefly Theatre & Circus Shows visit www.fireflytheatre.com
Photo credit: Marc J Chalifoux Photography