“One of the top acts. Warm-hearted, wordless and lovely.” The Press, New Zealand
DRAW YOUR SWORDS! Dramatic opera music provides the epic soundtrack to a hysterical battle filled with flying water balloons and ridiculous comic antics.
WITH NO WORDS USED, Seth Bloom and Christina Gelsone create a laughter-filled zone of wet fun, encouraging two audience members to be mighty heroes. See why it’s thrilled crowds in 25 countries. An audience and press favorite around the globe. Great for all ages.
To our knowledge, no other show like ours exists…
Seth Bloom and Christina Gelsone met at a circus in Afghanistan, became engaged while street performing in Scotland, married in China, and occasionally go home to New York City.
Since 2005, they have created seven shows together, competed in international circus festivals, performed in over 25 countries, headlined at the Big Apple Circus, and were featured on a postage stamp.
Christina is a former ballerina who graduated from Princeton to become a clown; Seth is a former juggler who graduated from three clown schools, including an MFA in physical theater.
Street Performers will be up & down the Church Street Marketplace Friday, noon-10 p.m.; Saturday, 11-10 p.m.; & Sunday, 11-6 p.m.
All busking shows are free, but we encourage you to show your support by tipping generously!