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Zip Zap performers

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Zip Zap Circus - Shows

Aerial acts

Acts including scarf, trapeze
and straps. We can setup a portable Tripod in venues with sufficient height, that do not have rigging points 

Zip Zap Circus - Programmes

Ground acts

Acts including juggling, cyr wheel and acrobatics

Zip Zap Circus - Programmes

Busking acts

Acts including stilts, unicycle and chairs

Zip Zap Circus - Dome Hire

Stunts & rigging

In need of acrobats or aerial performers?

Aerial Acts

Single or Double Lyra

A beautiful aerial act!

  • Stage requirements: 3m x 3m minimum
  • Height requirements: 6m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: Single rigging point i.e exposed beam or pick point

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Straps

A beautiful aerial act!

  • Stage requirements: 3m x 3m minimum
  • Height requirements: 6m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: Single rigging point i.e exposed beam or pick point

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Scarf & Silks

A beautiful aerial ballet much like Picasso painting with bodies!

  • Stage requirements: 3m x 3m minimum
  • Height requirements: 8m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: Single rigging point i.e exposed beam or pick point

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Single Trapeze

A beautiful aerial act!

  • Stage requirements: 3m x 3m minimum
  • Height requirements: 8m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: Single rigging point i.e exposed beam or pick point

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Ground Acts

Car

An audience interactive comedy act that never fails to bring down the house!

  • Stage requirements: 8m x 6m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: n/a

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Cyr Wheel

Unique in South Africa, the spinning cyr wheel act!

  • Stage requirements: 9m x 6m minimum (can’t be performed on grass)
  • Rigging requirements: n/a

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Juggling

Club and gravity juggling: choose from a variety of solo and group acts!

  • Stage requirements: 9m x 6m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: n/a

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Lunatricks

A comedy cascade of fast acrobatic stunts!

  • Stage requirements: 12m x 6m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: n/a

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Hand 2 Hand

A duo strength act with a choreographed display of balancing, acrobatics, dance and handstands with the support of a base performer and a flyer!

  • Stage requirements: 12m x 6m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: n/a

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Powertrack

A fast-paced tumbling act on inflatable powertrack!

  • Stage requirements: 12m x 6m minimum
  • Rigging requirements: n/a

Technical requirements:

  • Basic lighting including:
    • minimum 12 LEDs (Robe 200) or similar
    • 2 movers (Robe 650) (optional)
    • Follow spot (optional)

*Act equipment & props are provided by Zip Zap

Contact us to hire any of our performers.

Stunts & Rigging

In need of acrobats or aerial performers? Zip Zap has a pool of talent of all ages, races and gender. We have done stunts for a huge variety of television advertisements and films.

Stunts

For movies, adverts or stills, our artists have featured in:

  • The Canadian feature film, First Man
  • OPULENT LIVING photo shoot
  • GUINNESS with Monkey Films
  • VODAFONE with the Video Lounge
  • Kellogg with AFS Production
  • Stride with the Big Picture company
  • IGLOO with Moonlighting
  • and worked with MTN, KFC, Cell C and Sanlam just to name a few
  • Kissing Booth 2 & 3 on Netflix

Rigging

Aerial rigging is the process of setting up equipment used to make people fly, specifically aerial circus equipment. Specialised in aerial performance, we can set up flying trapeze between buildings, swings in forest, or scarf from a crane.

Contact us for any enquiries.

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