Grassmarket to host circus spectacular

ACROBATICS, slapstick comedy and 'spine-tingling' tricks are being promised in the Grassmarket this Saturday and Sunday.

Thursday, 16th June 2016, 8:29 am
Updated Thursday, 16th June 2016, 9:33 am
A Let's Circus performer getting ready for the Grassmarket spectacular. Picture: supplied

The weekend of free events, organised by the Greater Grassmarket Business Improvement District and Let’s Circus, the travelling performance company, has an international line-up.

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Shows include contemporary circus and Head First Acrobats, who will perform the pirate-themed show Arr We There Yet? There will also be demonstrations of hand balancing, trapeze, tight wire and toothbrush twiddling.