Sea Shanty Circus
Circus, Sea Shanties and Shenanigans
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Shannon- 0457 388 137
Mark- 0412 591 941
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"They provided a professional, lively, humorous and thoroughly engaging performance for our students. Their terrific props and costumes added greatly to the overall success of the performance. Well worth it!" Andrea Lane, Teacher, St Patricks Primary School, Port Fairy
"I loved the Drunken Sailors. They had us all singing and dancing and they were very funny." Emily, Year 3, St Patricks Primary School, Port Fairy
Sea Shanties are work songs performed by sailors as they went about the repetitive daily tasks involved in operating sailing vessels.
“Sea Shanty Circus” uses the metaphor of circus skills to emulate the work performed. Even the flags on the boat spell “circus”.
They have performed at festivals including Port Fairy Folk Festival, The Taste of Tasmania and Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival (NZ).
This is a unique interactive musical circus experience. With over 40 years combined experience in performing, Shannon, Mark and Felicity create their own world on their self-contained stage/boat/tricycle. Experience them roving around the site in a show full of sea shanties, circus, theatre and fun.
2016-17- Taste of Tasmania Festival
2018- Feb: Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival
Oct: Victorian Seniors Festival
2019- March: Mordialloc Food and Wine Festival
Port Fairy Folk Festival
May: The Great Australian Beer Festival
June: National Celtic Folk Festival
Werribee Winter Street Party
Oct 5: Peninsula Polooza
20: Brimbank Festival
2020- Jan 11: Portarlington Mussel Festival
Jan 26: City of Greater Dandenong Australia Day Celebrations
Feb 29: Mordialloc Festival
Mar 1: Sydney Rd Street Party, Sydney Rd Brunswick
- June 24: Woodbridge Lantern Fest, Tasmania