At the age of 17, Phillip Gandey became Europe’s youngest ever Circus Director, with Gandey’s Circus firmly established as the UK’s largest traditional circus, he set out on an ambitious plan with an extensive range of productions. Now the name is associated with Circus, Dance, Ice Shows, Cabaret, stunt shows, Event and Festival Management.
The productions have been staged in Asia, Middle East, Europe and Australia. In 1992 he directed the first ever performance of the Incomparable “Chinese State Circus”. This sensational show proved an instant and massive hit performing to capacity audiences throughout Britain and Europe, with an appearance on the Royal Variety Show. Phillip is also the artistic director of the highly acclaimed “Circus Surreal” a project that took two years to produce and was the largest touring contemporary circus prior to “Soleil”. He has created and directed contemporary circus all over the world from a database of world acclaimed artistes. His knowledge of Circus skills has made Phillip in demand as a consultant and director of technically challenging performances.
Anyone who knows Phillip’s work, will appreciate the high quality and standards required of their shows and that his sole aim being to present the highest quality of international entertainment to a world audience.