3:11pm Friday 4th May 2012
By Your Entertainment
THEY are set to raise the roof of the Nuffield.
For trailblazing Guinean circus troupe Cirque Mandingue are bringing Foté Foré to the Southampton theatre.
An infectious mix of high-energy acrobatics and street dance, it is set against a backdrop of live West African drumming and hip hop beats.
Featuring an amazing ensemble of performers blending traditional and contemporary circus, dance and music, this high octane show is not to be missed.
Formed in 2009 by French artistic director Luc Richard and a collective of 12 Guinean circus artists, Cirque Mandingue is both a school and a company, and funds generated by the international tour will go back to the school.
n Foté Foré will be at the Nuffield from next Thursday to Saturday, show starts at 7.30pm.
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