AS A TIGER IN THE JUNGLE
A circus performance based on the lives of young people from Nepal who were trafficked and sold as into Indian traditional circuses as children. As a Tiger in the Jungle is performed by Nepalese circus performers who have been freed from slavery in Indian circuses.
Duration: 60 min
Recommended audience: All audiences, from age 7
The performance is created for indoor venues
The artistic company
Cirkus Xanti was founded in 2001. Their aim is to initiate projects that develop a fusion of circus and text/storytelling.
Performers: Renu Ghalan, Aman Tamang, Loan TP Hoang
Direction and text: Sverre Waage
Composer/music: Per Zanussi
Musicians: Sanskriti Shrestha, Harpreet Bansal
With the support of Arts Council Norway, Arts Council Wales, FFUK, DTS/UD, SPENN, NoFit State, Bærum Kulturhus, Chora Chori Nepal, and PIT.