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Auckland International Buskers Festival 2017


Enjoy breath-taking stunts, quirky skills and gut-busting comedy this Auckland Anniversary Weekend, when the Auckland International Buskers Festival returns to the Waterfront from 27 – 30 January 2017. Jetting in from around the globe, a host of brilliant performers will amuse and astonish all ages with world-class shows in the open-air! 

With more to be announced, the acts so far include;

Quatuor Stomp -  A four-man comedy circus troupe from Canada, whose show brings an eclectic range of skills together from acrobatics to playing with fire!

Alakazam “The Human Knot” – This jaw-dropping contortionist has performed in over 36 countries with his fast-paced, humorous and often risky performances.

Duke Dreamer - An absurd and delightful performer, Duke transports audiences with his bizarre illusions, daring stunts and kooky humour.

Mat Ricardo – The UK’s most successful juggler presents a quirky skillset with genuine danger, dexterous tricks and some of the best juggling audiences can see.

Jamey Mossengren – Jamey’s sky high balancing skills have made him a 7-time world champion unicyclist! Honed over 26 years, his incredible talents make for a very exciting live show.

Locations are spread across the Auckland CBD Waterfront and include; Wynyard Quarter, Market Square, Viaduct Harbour, Princes Wharf and Queens Wharf and Lower Queen Street.

Earlier Event: January 20
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Later Event: January 27
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