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November 06, 2009

Spectacular "Cirque du Cheval" at Kill Equestrian

The show, "Cirque du Cheval" will run from the 3rd - 6th of December in the Alliance Arena in Kill International Equestrian Centre, in County Kildare, just a short distance from Newlands Cross. The event promises to be an unforgettable production and will appeal to all ages and tastes - and not just those who love horses. There are limited performances left in matinee and evening shows, click on to book.

This world class production will offer the family something different this Christmas. The audience will be treated to a choreographed performance, which will combine dramatic action, humour, and awe-inspiring lighting effects.

This equestrian theatrical extravaganza will feature the world's greatest performers, the Devils Horsemen, Vaulters, Cossack riders, Western Show and Santa Claus, plus much more. Centred on a Christmas theme, the event will feature a pantomime element throughout the show, which will keep the younger audience entertained. There will also be an opportunity to visit Santa before the matinee performances on Saturday and Sunday.
The feature act, the Devils Horsemen weaves the magic of myth and legend of the horse. With their unique style, flair and passion for the best in equestrian performance is second to none. This act will thrill audiences with a musical mystery and mind blowing horsemanship as never seen before in the Republic of Ireland.

The Cossack performance will be a dazzling display of dare devil stunts.  The once military acts have been transformed into acrobatics on horseback which will keep spectators on the edge of their seats. Riders will perform acts hanging at impossible angles from its back, or vaulting, or even standing on the saddle!

The Vaulting display, will see top class riders demonstrate acrobatics on horses, that will thrill the audience.

Western displays from Flaming Hooves (River dance on Horseback) will just amaze the audience as they demonstrate their horsemanship skills to a unique performance.

A full dog agility course will test our canine friends over a range of difficult obstacles. Speed, accuracy and care is required for a clear round here!!.

The show combines the theatrical performances along with top class acts and it is one not to be missed.

Another top class show in County Kildare this Christmas.