This Week — 2 April 2021

Luckily, our weekly update doesn’t coincide with April Fools’ Day — so none of the information below harbors any (intentional) pranks or deceit. Have a truly wonderful weekend everyone!






April 2-4

  • Enjoy a wide variety of all-ages performances in Virtual Moisture Festival, the longstanding Seattle variety arts event that’s been forced online for two seasons now. Shows are April 1-3 (10:30 p.m. EST) and April 4 (7 p.m. EST). Get tickets at this link.

April 2-17

  • Register for the Circus International Film Festival and get free links to film screenings sent to your inbox as they are released. Films will be available to view for 24 hours each day, and you can also vote for your favorites to receive awards on the festival’s final day, April 17. Categories include filmmakers under 18, documentary/performance shorts and full length productions. Register at this linkDonate to the organizers here.

Through April 4

April 5

April 17

  • Acrobatic Conundrum presents their virtual show taking circus beyond the tent in Between Dreams. This production is a cross between a show and a movie, collecting the Covid-stifled thoughts and emotions of 12 circus artists in a feature-length performance. The show premieres on April 17 at 10 p.m. EST., but will be viewable for a whole month. Get tickets at this link.

April 24 & 25


  • Circadium‘s evening of unfinished/experimental circus acts — aka Test Flights — is available to watch at this link. Hosted by Zak McAllister, this production includes acrobatics, Chinese pole, lyra, cyr wheel and more!


April 3

April 17 & 18

Various Dates

  • Enjoy an informal, socially distanced juggling hangout at the Old Town Playground near the College Park Metro station, at the intersection of Columbia and College Avenues. Parking is available on the street, or you can use the metro parking lot. Message John at for meeting days and times.

Photo by Blink O’fanaye. © 2017