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Phare Ponleu Selpak - Battambang Circus

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Khmer Metal

We were given tickets for this show as part of our tour to Siem Reap. Really can’t speak highly... read more

Reviewed yesterday
24EasterP
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An evening at the circus

Great show. Not professionals but it was better because you can appreciate hiw difficult it is to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mar M
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Phare Ponleu Selpak - The Brightness of the Arts - is a Cambodian non-profit arts school located in Battambang, offering support to children, youth and the surrounding communities through artistic, educational and social support programmes. Circus...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Anh Chanh Village, Ochar Commune, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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+855 53 952 424
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were given tickets for this show as part of our tour to Siem Reap. Really can’t speak highly enough of what we experienced. The young people put on a tremendous performance narrating a very modern storyline through music, dance and acrobatics. If you’re in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great show. Not professionals but it was better because you can appreciate hiw difficult it is to excell at this art. Really good.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mar M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The kids are soooo talented. I was actually stressed during the show watching them do crazy tricks. The show is very high quality, good story line, humour and amazing tricks and dancing. Total must do and the school is doing an amazing job - well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Emma H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This circus was brilliant. It was performed by talented young performers from the school it’s attached to. The circus is set around the performing arts school and all of the profit is sent back into the school. It’s a wonderful project that gives 100% scholarships...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank elizabethmS5749MT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing show full of talented performers. My friends and I absolutely loved it. Highly recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank urchingirl6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The performance is great. Lots of gymnastic moves and there is humour in the show as well. We had a great time visiting this circus

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank A6359JRthomasw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great night watching the performances and looking at the art that the students created. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Kate949
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a youth program that runs on donations and tourism so that the kids can practice the performance arts, visual arts, music, etc. One of the community’s ways of bringing back some positivity after the atrocities as a result from the years of war...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank DanielleW1288
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice show, excellent artist. It is a must to see if you stay in Battambang Nice exhibition about the work of the camp

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank gerhardi2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The young people performing this evening were just fantastic. If you are in Battambang... GO!! We weren’t sure what to expect, but we laughed a lot and were in awe of the skills of the performers. There is a cafe, small exhibition and small shop...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank saraheZ5547NC
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Nina H
November 22, 2018|
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Response from saraheZ5547NC | Reviewed this property |
The shows tend to be Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday so there isn’t a show on the 30th. There may be a show on the 1st Dec... the shows and performers change but all have received rave reviews. Speak to your... More
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Marg D
February 27, 2018|
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Response from 518leeannn | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their website, there is a list of upcoming events with dates and times. They are also on Facebook and you can message them with your queries. I think dates and times may vary depending on the time of year, as... More
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jillianr333
December 24, 2017|
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Response from PharePS | Property representative |
Hello! TripAdvisor doesn't allow us to include links in our answers. Please go on Phare Ponleu Selpak website (phareps) and click on Circus Schedule. We are looking forward to meeting you on Phare campus. Many thanks!
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