LIMF’19 gets off to an explosive start with Shift – latest show from the UK’s leading young acrobatic ensemble, Barely Methodical Troupe.
Since starring at LIMF’15 with its debut piece, Bromance, BMT has toured the world. Marvel at their breathtaking physicality, balancing and Cyr wheel skills as this fearless foursome – Louis Gift, Esmeralda Nikolajeff, Elihu Vazquez and Charlie Wheeller – take a tour through shifting reality.
‘Teamwork, trust and consummate timing in motion’ The Herald
‘You will struggle to believe your eyes at some of the amazing feats they pull off’ Theatre Weekly
‘A circus show with punch… Filled with energy and innovative ideas, this is a show for the whole family to enjoy’ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
‘There is real invention: the wheel becomes a circular tightrope, the bands tie the performers together like an umbilical cord that must be cut… But the best equipment on display is the performers’ bodies’ The Guardian
Shift was commissioned by the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2018. London premiere.