Organized by the association La Loggia, the 8th edition of the festival "Arrête ton Cirque" takes place this year from 26 to 29 May in Paimpont in Ille-et-Vilaine.

This year is a reunion with the audiences of the festival whose last edition took place in 2019.
16 shows in 29 performances of contemporary circus, street arts and music are on the program over these four days. 

Teaser Arrête ton Cirque Edition 2023

Four of the invited companies are from Brittany:

Galapiat Cirque (Company agreed by the DRAC Bretagne), presents "Donkey and Carrot"


L'Âne et la carotte by Galapiat Cirque © Cie Galapiat

Unsold items (benefiting from production aid from the DRAC Bretagne for one of the two shows presented), "Hold on if you can" and "Influence".


Hang on if you can through the Unsold © Company Unsold

RoiZIZO theater presents two shows "I killed the monster" and "The Finger Case"


the Finger Case by RoiZIZO Theatre ©Vincent Cadoret

and the lophelia company present "The legend of Sedna".

The legend of Sedna by the Lophelia Company © Lophelia Company

In addition to a dozen events organized throughout the year, La Loggia now intends to propose the festival in biennial. Its next edition is scheduled in 2025 and this year you have all the weekend of Pentecost to enjoy.

In practice:
On-site ticketing from Friday, May 26, 2023, starting at 6 p.m., or permanent ticketing on May 23, 24 and 25 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Étang-Bleu de Paimpont space.

Consult the programme

And for Culture Pass holders:
The Loggia has integrated the Pass Culture system and offers a Pass five shows on the weekend of the festival.