Brockmans Gin recently hosted their international “Press For Gin” campaign, a secret and highly exclusive series of events with world class entertainment and top shelf cocktails.
Johnny Strange and his Theatre of Wonder entertained audiences at Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse; Katie Trickett the amazing rubber girl, The Great Baldini and The Human Jukebox were among the line up of headlining entertainers.
Johnny put together a customised stunt on the request of Brockmans, the brief was to incorporate his record breaking sword swallowing with the theme of handcuffs. He did this by performing a unique escape act; swallowing a sword before being securely handcuffed in place with his hands behind his back using a set of police issue handcuffs, in a race against time he then had to pick the handcuffs, using his sense of touch alone, with just a regular hair pin. He had to escape the cuffs before he was able to remove the sword from his throat.
Heading back to Germany again, Johnny Strange performed at Mannheim’s Tattoo Circus.
With the UK’s premier sideshow performers flying over to lead the way the line up consisted of Johnny Strange, Rachel and Charlie Atlas and the Circus of Horror’s Doktor Haze, Hannibal Helmurto, The Mongolian Laughing Boy and more.
Over the weekend we were also joined by Constantin Luger, DJ Spy, The Dead Beatz and Amsterdam’s The Circus of Madness.