Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Thursday 31st January-Sunday 3rd February 2019
Three locations - three types of event:
* Buskers on Trafalgar (free family fun)
* Buskers on the Church steps (free family fun)
* Buskers at the Boathouse (ticketed, and adult only)
This year we have the following performers coming:
Hero-san - Japan - acrobat, breakdancer and gymnast. Herosan's otherworldly balancing, outrageous humour and chopstick skills will have audiences spellbound
The Atari Show by El Goma - an Argentinian from Germany - comedian and juggler.
HIgh-class contemporary juggling, physical comedy unsynchronised dance moves and upbeat improvisation El Goma has amused and mesmerised audiences in more than 25 countries.
Sara Twister - Contortionist and acrobatic archer. One of the only professional contortionists in the world who, whilst balancing on her arms, can fire a bow … with her feet! A unique combination of the unforgettable art of acrobatic archery together with spoken comedy and audience interaction. Ready. Aim. Fire!
The Silver Starlets – Canada – an all-female aerial acrobatic show. Full of glam, glitz and glitter, the Starlets use a 6m-high free-standing trapeze rig for their stage. They twist, tumble, bend, climb and fall, captivating their audience with charm, beautiful grace, and amazing strength. The