SARNICO BUSKER FESTIVAL

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The best street artists' shows in different spots of the amazing promenade along the lake between Sarnico and Paratico. Four wonderful days: this is “Sarnico Busker Festival”, the street art international event.

For the 21st year in a row, the event dedicated to the magic of street arts comes back to lake Iseo, enchanting both children and adults with the magic of dancers, acrobats and magicians.

From July 25th to 28th, the world of circus artists is waiting for you on the Bergamo side of Sarnico and Paratico, to amaze you, surprise you, trick you and amuse you with the most fascinating arts: soap bubbles, tightrope dance, Chinese poles, acrobatic and contemporary circus, along with the amazing fire juggling.

About a half of the participating companies comes from abroad and are famous for their high-quality performances. Year after year, an increasingly innovative and exciting festival! 

There are many performances that you can attend, suitable for all ages: cirque nouveau, acrobatic circus, puppet theatre, urban theatre, dance theatre, aerial acrobatics on silks and trapeze, juggling with fire, tightrope walking and acrobatics, mime and music.

 

A grand event with 150 artists from all over the world and more than 200 shows between Sarnico and Paratico, in the historic centre and on the lakefront.

 

The Festival numbers

40 companies

150 artists

200 shows

24 locations (18 Sarnico, 6 Paratico)

 

Festival times

Thursday 8.30pm-12.30am

Friday 8.30pm-12.30am

Saturday 5.00pm-12.30am

Sunday 9.30am-12.30pm and 5.00pm-12.30am

 

The main performances:

- Marakatimba (Italy), Afro-Brazilian, African-Cuban and Funky percussion.

- La Sbrindola (Italy), Dj set on rickshaw.

- Compagnie Dyptik (France), Urban dance show

- Caravan Orkestar (Italy), Balkanic and Klezmer Marching Band

- Silence Teatro (Italy), travelling theatre show

- Ermelinda Coccia (Italy), Sand Art performance

 

Among the most anticipated companies

- Compagnie Dyptik (France), interactive urban dance show

- Compagnie Altitude (France), tightrope walker with bicycle and unicycle

- Ermelinda Coccia (Italy), Sand Art show

- Sale (Italy), circus show, music and love strings

- Entretejidos Company (Chile and Colombia), a multidisciplinary show that combines dance, theatre and acrobatics

 

Free entrance

 


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The best street artists' shows in different spots of the amazing promenade along the lake between Sarnico and Paratico. Four wonderful days: this is “Sarnico Busker Festival”, the street art international event.

For the 21st year in a row, the event dedicated to the magic of street arts comes back to lake Iseo, enchanting both children and adults with the magic of dancers, acrobats and magicians.

From July 25th to 28th, the world of circus artists is waiting for you on the Bergamo side of Sarnico and Paratico, to amaze you, surprise you, trick you and amuse you with the most fascinating arts: soap bubbles, tightrope dance, Chinese poles, acrobatic and contemporary circus, along with the amazing fire juggling.

About a half of the participating companies comes from abroad and are famous for their high-quality performances. Year after year, an increasingly innovative and exciting festival! 

There are many performances that you can attend, suitable for all ages: cirque nouveau, acrobatic circus, puppet theatre, urban theatre, dance theatre, aerial acrobatics on silks and trapeze, juggling with fire, tightrope walking and acrobatics, mime and music.

 

A grand event with 150 artists from all over the world and more than 200 shows between Sarnico and Paratico, in the historic centre and on the lakefront.

 

The Festival numbers

40 companies

150 artists

200 shows

24 locations (18 Sarnico, 6 Paratico)

 

Festival times

Thursday 8.30pm-12.30am

Friday 8.30pm-12.30am

Saturday 5.00pm-12.30am

Sunday 9.30am-12.30pm and 5.00pm-12.30am

 

The main performances:

- Marakatimba (Italy), Afro-Brazilian, African-Cuban and Funky percussion.

- La Sbrindola (Italy), Dj set on rickshaw.

- Compagnie Dyptik (France), Urban dance show

- Caravan Orkestar (Italy), Balkanic and Klezmer Marching Band

- Silence Teatro (Italy), travelling theatre show

- Ermelinda Coccia (Italy), Sand Art performance

 

Among the most anticipated companies

- Compagnie Dyptik (France), interactive urban dance show

- Compagnie Altitude (France), tightrope walker with bicycle and unicycle

- Ermelinda Coccia (Italy), Sand Art show

- Sale (Italy), circus show, music and love strings

- Entretejidos Company (Chile and Colombia), a multidisciplinary show that combines dance, theatre and acrobatics

 

Free entrance