Buddy System

A collaboration between FLIPSIDE CIRCUS and casus creations

Premiere February 2023 – dates to be announced


Running time approx 55 minutes.


Buddy System

Buddy system is an ambitious new collaborative performance between Flipside Circus and the internationally renowned Casus CREATIONS

Buddy System melds Flipside and Casus’ aesthetics. Its premiere will help celebrate Flipside’s new home, the Brisbane Circus Centre.

Driven by collaboration Buddy System uses circus’ informal mentoring structures as building blocks to explore intergenerational themes.


Director/performer: Jesse Scott
Director/trainer: Amy Stuart
Director/performer: Lachlan McAulay
Dramaturg: Robert Kronk
Creators/performers: Oscar Morris, Izzy Lawton and Mia Hughes
Creators/performers: Flipside Circus performance troupe: Abbey Factor, Aurora Bennett-Godde, Eden Vann, Indra Garvey, Isla Fletcher, Jedda Bell, Jordan Eriksen, Lauren Aisthorpe, Lucy Hunterland, Luke Whitefield, Meg Barber, Rachel Robinson, Samantha Giles, Tula Homes, Teleah Richardson, Riley Shearer and Zebedee Davies.
Creator/rigger: Alex Weckes-Huck
Lighting designer: Jason Glenwright
Set designer: Josh MacIntosh
Associate artist: Kelsey Booth
Producer: Gabriela Gallardo


Flipside Circus and Buddy System are supported by The Australian Government through the Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) Fund, the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland and The Creative Sparks Fund – a partnership between the Queensland Government and Brisbane City Council to support local arts and culture in Brisbane.