Get A Grip!

Get A Grip!

By Sunita Mager – The performers at Phare Circus are awe-inspiring and their strength is phenomenal. Granted, these young athletes have been performing for a very long time. But everyone can build strength and improve their grip and we’ve put together a short...
Circus Skills Uncovered

Circus Skills Uncovered

By Sunita Mager – Now, if you have ever seen one of our shows, then you know what amazing skills our circus performers have. It takes them years to train and master their skills at Phare Ponleu Selpak and they know and do them so well, that each skill deserves...
Meet the stars: Srey Leak

Meet the stars: Srey Leak

Meet the Stars: Srey Leak One of two female performers in Eclipse, Srey Leak grew up in Battambang and sold cakes with her mother and sister before joining the circus. How long have you been with Phare? I’ve been with Phare for 12 years. I started as a student at the...
Cambodian Water Festival (Bon Om Touk)

Cambodian Water Festival (Bon Om Touk)

The Water Festival (ព្រះរាជពិធីបុណ្យអ៊ុំទូក) is one of the most important holidays in Cambodia.   The Water Festival takes place over three days in November all over Cambodia, with the biggest celebrations along the Tonle Sap River in front of Royal Palace in...