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Phare Ponleu Selpak - Battambang Circus

Anh Chanh Village, Ochar Commune, Battambang, Cambodia
+855 53 952 424
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Very entertaining

Had a great time going to this circus, all the students had a very good energy about them... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Harley D
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Amazing Experience!

I have attended the show in October '17. It has been the most amazing cirus show I've ever seen. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Niccolò B
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Phare Ponleu Selpak is a Cambodian NGO that helps children and families from disadvantaged backgrounds through three fields of intervention: education, social support, and artistic trainings. Tours of the campus are provided Monday-Friday at 9:30am, 10:30am, 2:30pm, and 3:30pm. There are 2 to 4 circus shows each week. The doors open at 6, and the show starts at 7. Arrive early and check out the free art exhibition hall, shop in the boutique, or get a cold drink at the Bar. Check the website for the most updated circus schedule.
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“art exhibition” (16 reviews)
“cirque du” (13 reviews)
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Anh Chanh Village, Ochar Commune, Battambang, Cambodia
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+855 53 952 424
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great time going to this circus, all the students had a very good energy about them. Important to keep in mind that they are students, and so you shouldn't expect cirque du soleil, but if they made a mistake (there wasn't many) they...More

Thank Harley D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have attended the show in October '17. It has been the most amazing cirus show I've ever seen. It is a mixture between actors, dancers and of course acrobats. Believe me that you will leave that place with your soul full of emotions!

Thank Niccolò B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great evening in Battambang where you can enjoy a leisurely hour in the grounds before the show begins. Funny, breathtaking and beautiful.

Thank cafekangoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn t know what to expect but was overawed by the skill of the young performers , very funny in places and good to see local people bringing their children and having a good time . Nice to see another place doing great work in...More

1  Thank peterbannister
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I've been to other similar shows such as cirque du soleil but I've never been so impressed by a performance. The show made me laugh and cry and shriek in fear for the performers. They were brilliant in their skill and storytelling. Everyone should go!

1  Thank Daniela S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We really enjoyed the circus. The performers all looked as if athe were enjoying themselves. The agility and skill levels are amazing

Thank Krocodiletears
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic performance by young artists. Well organised and although there were some near misses the energy and quality was excellent. Not full in August but almost and I'd recommend getting your tickets ahead off time. Also arrange a yuk yuk to collect you afterwards and...More

Thank Felicity P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I wasn't too sure what to expect but this show was incredible the children were so talented and put on a great show, the story that went with it was good as well. I would definitely recommend to anyone coming here. Favourite experience in Cambodia...More

Thank sgoulden16
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This was possibly the highlight of my trip to Battambang. The kids in the show were just utterly incredible - so talented!! And the whole program is just so amazing - all money from the performances get split 50% to the school and 50% to...More

Thank Melanie F
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

A great experience. See some great art and have an entertaining night watching the circus while also supporting an excellent cause. Win win

Thank duricup
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Sophie-nocar
31 July 2017|
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Response from Signe J | Reviewed this property |
Hi I think it is Saturday, Monday and Wednesday, but I'm pretty sure you can Google it to make sure. Enjoy 😀
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crmthird
3 April 2017|
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Response from ericregno | Reviewed this property |
the show begins at 7PM. As there are no reserved seat make sure you arrive earlier,then you will have time to discover our campus. The show tonight is "tchamleak". Looking forward to welcoming you tonight.
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Bree T
16 March 2017|
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Response from PharePS | Property representative |
Yes, for the month of March 2017, we have shows every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
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