A Simple Space by Gravity and Other Myths
About The Project
In October 2016, Potluck Arts launch its inaugural season with ¡CIRCUS SITES!, in partnership with Downtown Springdale Alliance. This series featured ticketed performances, Lunch with a Circus Artist events and circus skills workshops in surprising locations in downtown Springdale, ¡Circus Sites! brought the art form of Contemporary Circus to Northwest Arkansas offering thrilling aesthetically sophisticated entertainment to enthrall arts newcomers, enthusiasts, and connoisseurs, together.
¡Circus Sites! presented electrifying performances by world-celebrated acrobats and tightrope dancers in unexpected places in downtown Springdale. The project was designed to activate unique and surprising locations that will expand Northwest Arkansas’ concept of where the arts can be experienced. ¡Circus Sites! invited families from across Northwest Arkansas’ cultural sectors to experience this sensational, daring and exhilarating art form in uncommon places performed by artists from Australia and Switzerland.
Dates: October 6-9, 2016
Location: Springdale Civic Center
Series: ¡CIRCUS SITES!
Partnerships: Downtown Springdale Alliance
Support: Walton Family Foundation, Springdale Civic Center