Gregarious is not epic, it is not heroic. Gregarious is an honest, sweaty and playful show about the human side of sports. Through acrobatics and comedy the two artists focus on their relationship, and on its constant shifts between collaboration and conflict. They mix a subtle playful style of acting with a high technical level in their circus disciplines: teeterboard, Chinese pole and partner acrobatics.
Duration: 45 min
Language: Speaking is not an essential part of the performance. A few words in the local language depending on country of performance.
Recommended audience: All ages, from age 10
The performance is created for outdoor and indoor venues
The artistic company
Company Soon is a circus company created by the two acrobats and friends Nilas Kronlid and Manel Rosés. They studied on the Circus Program at DOCH/Stockholm University of the Arts in Stockholm, graduating in 2010. Since then they have worked in many different shows and companies, including Cirque du Soleil, Cirkus Cirkör and many more. They were awarded a Gold Medal at the Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain. In 2016 they decided it was time to make a show of their own; the result is Gregarious.
Performers: Nilas Kronlid, Manel Rosés
Outside eyes: Joan Catalá, Angela Wand
With the support of Subtopia, La Central del Circ, Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Ateneu Popular 9 Barris, L’Estruch, Fàbrica de Creació de les Arts en Viu, Festival Fira Trapezi. Presented in Subcase with the support of Acción Cultural Espanola AC/E.