Scarabeus Aerial Theatre

Scarabeus is a dynamic aerial theatre company, which has since 1988 pioneered the creation of site responsive and touring performances outside conventional spaces. We have an international reputation for creating beautiful, poetic and spectacular shows. Scarabeus creates exhilarating experience through challenging, intensely visceral responses to space, place and text.
Scarabeus creates an assault on the senses which is uplifting and transporting…real beauty and theatrical power. A visual and intellectual feast. Total Theatre – England
A sense of strange tantalising magic… captivating and uplifting. Herald – Scotland
You are fantastic! Managing Director – Benetton
Scarabeus is spectacular. Free Press – England
It was a truly magical, poignant and spectacular event. Fuse Medway Festival
You produced something polished, visually stunning and with a unique sense of poetry. Greenwich + Docklands Festival
The official opening celebrations were a resounding success, largely as a result of performances such as Scarabeus… Arts & Business – Midlands
My thanks to the fantastic team who performed so brilliantly. Scarabeus made a huge difference to the evening… Bluewater Events Manager
The event was a huge success due in no small part to your stunning abseiling performance. In many years of creating events I have rarely seen such a captivating spectacle. Urban Productions
You are awesome! Bob Monkhouse
The sky’s the limit… Guardian – England
Scarabeus’ dance enwraps their audience in an illusionary atmosphere. Shizuoka Press – Japan