Great Yarmouth Hippodrome star makes Britain’s got talent Finals
Daredevil Australian circus performer Sascha Williams, from The Hippodrome Circus Great Yarmouth, has made it to the semi finals of Britain’s Got Talent after a sensational audition.
Sascha may well be familiar to audiences of The Hippodrome has he has appeared several times in their award winning productions. His success came as no surprise to Jack Jay the producer of the Hippodrome who said.
“Sascha is truly a world class talent and how been wowing audiences in our shows every time he makes an appearance, his skills and daredevil stunts are second to none and we are over the moon he has the chance to go further in the competition.”
His audition was the very first on this years show and left the panel of Judges gobsmacked. Simon Cowell said
“This has to be the most difficult acrobatic act we’ve seen on the show, I think your nuts!”
Will David Walliams describing it as
“The most thrilling 2 minutes we’ve ever had on Britain’s Got Talent”
Sascha will appear on Thursday evenings semi final and says it’s a real dream come true.
“I’m quite a shy guy when I’m not up there balancing, so I was shocked that they loved it so much, I have been training to do this since I was a little kid and to be on international TV performing my act is a dream come true.
It will also be great to represent The Hippodrome, Great Yarmouth. It’s a magical place and the audiences that have come to see our shows and supported us over many years are the reason we love to keep coming back and performing.”
Peter Jay the owner of The Hippodrome thinks the Australian daredevil is the perfect act to showcase the circus building that he has proudly owned for 40 years.
“ In all my years of circus producing, Sascha has to be one of the most talented and breath-taking acts I have ever seen. He represents everything we believe our circus is about, he is young, dynamic and absolutely must watch!”
Peter goes on to announce that Sascha will be appearing this summer in The Hippodromes Summer Circus and Water Show.
“We are thrilled to announce that Sascha Williams will be appearing in our Summer Spectacular alongside a whole cast of amazing circus talent, its going to be a very special show celebrating 250 years of Circus in Great Britain”
Sascha’s semi final will air on ITV1 this Thursday. The Hippodromes Summer Spectacular begin July 11th until September 16th
You can check out his first BGT audition video here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aH9Ud0Fol7k