Mirabilia International Circus & Performing Arts Festival

Founded in 2007, Mirabilia – International Circus & Performing Arts Festival is a unique festival nestled in Fossano, a small Northern Italian baroque town near Turin, with an emphasis on the circus and street art genres. Festival Mirabilia supports the formation of industry professionals and the work of artists, promoting collaboration and networks on a wide international scale.


Held in the small town of Fossano in northern Italy, Mirabilia – International Circus & Performing Arts Festival is one of the major annual festival of circus and performing arts (also encompassing music, urban dance, street and site-specific performance).

Since it’s foundation in 2007, it has become a crucial European meeting point for the creation and diffusion of live performances, a truly international platform, joining in the circuit of the major international festivals and gaining support from the Italian Ministry of Heritage and Culture and numerous public and private institutions.

Mirabilia Festival has a number of ties to European partnerships and projects. Among others, Mirabilia partners in Circus Next, a European network on the contemporary circus and new scenic languages. 


Managed major corporate, private and public sponsors / Managed Festival HR, Finance & Administration / Nurtured relations with EU, national and regional donors / Planned, edited, and supervised narrative & financial reports.

Check out Mirabilia Festival 2013 full programme here 

Turin, Italy | March – Aug 2013

Pictures by Andrea Macchia 
Artwork by Daniele Catalli