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Running time: 2 hours (including interval)Age guidance: 16+
‘I loved it'
‘Fantastic, that’s what I call entertainment’
Scott Mills, Radio 1.
‘You have to go & see this if, one day something will go wrong & you will be able to say I was there’
Annually the Circus of Horrors plays over 100 UK theatres and this tour has expanded to take in festivals throughout the world including The Fuji Rock Festival in Japan (twice), the Wacken Festival in Germany plus shows in Chile, Uruguay, Holland, Belgium, Argentina, France, Italy, Ireland, Finland, Hong Kong and Moscow where it became the 1st UK Circus ever to perform in Russia. The show also played an astounding 10 nights at London's O2.
This is not the first time that The Circus of Horrors has created history as it became the only circus ever to reach the finals of Britain’s Got Talent and the first circus to perform in London's West End for over 100 years.
The Circus Of Horrors’ appearances on various subsequent TV shows have turned what started as a cult show into a household name – taking the extreme to the mainstream. Its’ TV credits now also boast The X Factor, The Slammer, Daybreak, Fairground Attractions, Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Body Shockers, Fake Reaction, This Morning, Ant & Dec, The One Show & A Royal Command Performance.
The Circus of Horrors started it’s gruesome beginnings at the 1995 Glastonbury Festival and became an instant hit, touring all over the world from Chile to Chatham, Argentina to Aberdeen, Japan to Jersey including festival appearances with Alice Cooper, Eminem, Motley Crue, Oasis, Iron Maiden, The Manic St Preachers, Foo Fighters and many more.
Age advisory 16+. The Circus of Horrors contains some nudity and language of an adult nature and is not suitable for children.
There are no booking fees for this production.
However, all bookings made through ATG Tickets for this venue are subject to a £2.85 Transaction fee.
All Super Seats include choice of nibble box, welcome drink and programme or theatre gift.
There are up to 10 wheelchair spaces available with lift access to all levels of the theatre. All areas of the Theatres are accessible to customers with limited mobility, including wheelchair users.
The Leas Cliff Hall is equipped with an induction loop system, suitable for persons wearing a hearing aid. Switch your hearing aid to the 'T' setting and the sound is amplified.
Guide, hearing and other working dogs are welcome in all parts of the theatre.
There are public toilet facilities on the entrance level and lower level; these are separate, male and female facilities. Fully accessible facilities for both men and women are on the lower level accessible via our lift. There is an emergency call-point in all accessible facilities, should you need to call for a member of staff.
Folkestone's bus station is located on Bouverie Square in the town centre, just a 10 minute walk to the theatre.
The Leas Cliff Hall is situated along the Leas in Folkestone. CT20 2DZ
The nearest station is Folkestone Central (15 minute walk to the theatre). The new high speed link means that we are less than one hour away from St Pancras International.
The Leas Cliff Hall Car Park - Sandgate Road, Pay and Display (At the rear of the car park a tunnel leads directly through to the theatre entrance)
Bouverie Place Shopping Centre - Pay and Display.
Book online: Use the links below
Telephone Booking: 0844 871 3015 Calls cost 7p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge.
Groups Bookings: 0330 102 7533 Calls charged at local rate.
Access Bookings: 0800 912 6971
Stage Door / Admin:* 01303 228600
*please note it is not possible to assist
with bookings on this number
ATG continues to make the safety and security of its customers and staff a priority. As such, please bear in mind that we may undertake bag checks, so recommend you leave extra time to avoid queues, and refrain from bringing suitcases rucksacks and large bags into the Theatre. Many thanks for your cooperation.”
The box office is open from 9am - 5pm Monday – Saturday, or 15 minutes after the show starts on performance days.
The perfect spot to stop and relax to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Leas Promenade and the magnificent sea-view. There is a wide selection of coffees, teas, hot chocolate and cold drinks on offer, along with delicious light snacks including freshly made sandwiches, rolls, paninis and jacket potatoes with a variety of fillings. Something sweet? Have a slice of one of our homemade cakes. We also have a selection of scones, doughnuts, cupcakes and ice creams too! Open Monday to Saturday 9am - 5pm.