Circus show looking for someone they can 'pickle' in a bottle during Whitby Goth Weekend

Could you fit inside a 2ft-tall bottle that's only 18 inches in diameter?

A circus show is looking for a diminutive individual with excellent contortion skills to take part in a headline act at the Whitby Goth Weekend.Circus of Horrors want to 'pickle' a person inside a bottle.

The event starts today, and they're still looking for brave performers who definitely don't suffer from claustrophobia.

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The pickled one must also show 'panache' during the challenging ordeal.

If you think you'd be a good fit for the role, contact the circus on [email protected]

The biannual Whitby Goth Weekend runs until Sunday, with the main attraction being the live music at Whitby Pavilion on the Friday and Saturday nights.

The line-up includes Rayguns Look Real Enough, Dr Haze’s Freak Show From the Circus of Horrors, Desmond O’Connor, 1919, Sigue Sigue Sputnik Electronic, The Last Cry and Aurelio Voltaire.

There's also a 'bizarre bazaar' alternative market, and a modelling competition.