The Story Of Cirque Alcatraz

Cirque Italia presents “Cirque Alcatraz”, a new prison-themed circus! Take a step back in time and space to when Alcatraz was the most feared prison in existence, where the most dangerous and notorious criminals were kept.

HISTORY OF CIRQUE ITALIA: A PERFORMANCE OF EUROPEAN STYLE

Cirque Italia brings the appreciation of production and circus arts together to create a night to be remembered.

At Cirque Italia, the high-energy acts swing from ropes, flip over trapezes, and zip by on BMX bikes and roller skates—pushing the boundaries of human ability. Founder Manuel Rebecchi—the nephew of Moira Orfei, the world-renowned queen of the Italian circus—combined his family's pedigree with his own groundbreaking ideas to form a company that leaves crowds breathless and competitors hurrying to catch up.