After the terrible storm of December 1999 that destroyed his previous circus, Alain M. Pacherie conceived the Phénix. Erected the following year, this circus of a unique kind offers unique visibility.
The nave paintings, hugs by huge arches, braced to the winds and deep in the earth by hundreds of steel tweezers, has 6 000 seats and 9 000 in concert configuration.
Absolved of any obstruction of vision by a total disappearance of the poles supporting the Phénix unfolds in a color cap night. It makes the oblivion limits to create a spectacular vastness.More about Cirque Phénix