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Director & deviser: Nick Blake
Dance choreographer: Maria Dabrowska
Fuse Circus

at Frank Kitts Park, Wellington
From 17 Feb 2011 to 26 Feb 2011

St Johns Bar Green, Wellington
From 28 Feb 2013 to 9 Mar 2013

Aotea Square, Auckland
From 13 Dec 2013 to 14 Dec 2013

Turtle Lake, Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton
From 19 Feb 2014 to 23 Feb 2014

Expressions Arts & Entertainment Centre - Upper Hutt, Wellington
From 27 Feb 2014 to 2 Mar 2014

Reviewed by:  Helen SimsCharlotte SimmondsPip E-Lysaah;

Outdoor Kiwiana circus show for summer 2014 

Multi-award winning Fuse Circus brings you their circus – theatre show inspired by the iconic kiwi campground holiday! 

Campground Chaos is a spectacular show consisting of visual physical theatre, circus performance and kiwi music. Inspired by iconic New Zealand summer holiday traditions found in campgrounds, holiday parks and beaches all over the country, the cast of highly skilled circus artists show the audience a summer holiday they will never forget.

Over the past five years Fuse Circus has built a wide public following and has toured many festivals and events, won awards and received fantastic critical acclaim, this show will be the next evolution in Fuse Circus! 

“The overwhelming impression they leave is of a group cleverly lacing dazzling accomplishment in the air with something more akin to true theatre, for they claim more than our fascinated gaze. In playing so wholeheartedly from their imagination they invite a response in kind.” TR Christchurch 2009. 

An iconic and integral part of the New Zealand summer are motor camps, holiday parks and other outdoors camping grounds. Set in various locations around the country they are a vibrant meeting ground of people from diverse backgrounds, thrown together under the summer sun in tents, caravans in the bush or on the beach. 

This is the imaginative world which Fuse artists explore and find inspiration in for the creative process.
We will be working with renowned New Zealand theatre director & deviser: Nick Blake, Dance Choreographer: Maria Dabrowska, as well as international, (now NZ resident) contemporary clown Fraser Hooper to bring to you “Camping Chaos”. 


19 February 2014, 7:30 PM
20 February 2014, 7:30 PM
21 February 2014, 5:00 PM
22 February 2014, 12:00 PM
22 February 2014, 4:00 PM
23 February 2014, 12:00 PM
23 February 2014, 4:00 PM

Turtle Lake Lawn

Cancelled if wet

Adults $23
Family (2 adults + 2 children) $45
Children (5-14) $10
Children (Under 5) FREE but a ticket is still required due to venue capacity


Wellington/Upper Hutt

27 Feb - 2 March 2014

Thur–Sat 7.00pm; Sat–Sun 2.00pm KOHA  

Burlesque, Circus, Comedy, Spectacle