A warm welcome to Mother Africa – the Circus of Senses!

For many years now we are bringing the fantastic world of African culture, acrobatics and zest for life to you. This season we’d like to take you to a very special journey: Umlingo – the realm of magic. Get enchanted by breathtaking acrobatics, sweeping music, spectacular costumes and an exciting journey. Accompany our young hero on his path, laugh and cry with Thomas, be amazed by the captivating performances of our artists. They all have only one
goal: To entertain you in the best way. I trust you will enjoy the show.

Hubert Schober

German Supertalent 2013: Lazarus



"Prepare to be amazed. Mother Africa is an explosion of energy and virtuosity that plants its roots in the continent’s musical and movement traditions before lurching into a circus-filled carnival of colour. Tricks aplenty, this crowd-pleaser has something to astound even the most hard-hearted spectator."
Skinny, Edinburgh Fringe 2012

„… it´s like a vitamin injection of sunshine“
The List, Edinburgh Fringe 2012


„Cirque Mother Africa is a mind boggling, gravity-defying, foot stomping spectacular.“
Wa ikato Times, NEW zealand


“Overall the show is great fun and I don’t think a single audience member left unimpressed”
Edfest, Edinburgh Fringe 2012


An exhilarating world, celebrating a big party at the end with standing ovations
Heilbronner Zeitung


„Mama Africa – The circus for all senses” gave a guest performance at the Theater am Stadtbrunnen. All of the 50 artists from Ethiopia, Tanzania, South Africa, Kongo and the Ivory Coast bewitched the audience.“
Kölner Stadtanzeiger


„The very ambitious ensemble as well as a polished light- , sound and video technique made
the production worth to see it.“
Giessener Allgemeine


„It is impossible not to burst out with thundering applause.“
Der neue Tag


„This show is the best promotion for a whole continent and it´s people.”
Wetzlaer Neue Zeitung