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Wednesday 28 March–Saturday 21 April 2018

World Première Production

Internationally-renowned NoFit State Circus are coming to town!

Following on from their spectacular productions of Barricade in Lyme Valley Park, Newcastle-under-Lyme, and Bianco in Stoke-on-Trent, the UK’s leading contemporary circus company return to Newcastle-under-Lyme to present the world premiere of their brand-new show, LEXICON.

Come and join NoFit State under the Big Top in the heart of the town centre at Ryecroft, Corporation Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 2AT.

Drawing inspiration from circus history, heritage and traditions, the award-winning Firenza Guidi directs a world-class cast in this stunning new show. As the action swirls around you, the extraordinary new seating takes you into the heart of the performance.

Featuring vivid storytelling, evocative live music and spectacular physical performance, LEXICON is a breath-taking celebration of circus theatre.

Tickets can be purchased in person at the New Vic Box Office or on 01782 717962,
or via NoFit State’s website here

(Please note: When purchasing tickets online, you will be directed to the website of NoFit State’s ticket provider, Ticketsolve.)

Previews £10.00
All other performances £18.00
Concessions available
Family Ticket £60.00 (min. 1 child & 1 adult)

Wednesday 28 March–Saturday 21 April 2018



“take the kids, they’ll thank you for years…”

— British Theatre Guide

“the total theatre experience that British circus has been striving for so long…”

— The Guardian

“The vanguard of the circus renaissance…”

— Radio Times

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