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    Circus Directors Lab

    This five-day lab is aimed at professional contemporary circus and circus theatre: directors, choreographers and auteurs who are interested in expanding their practice through peer-based facilitated sessions using Action Learning....

  • Board Members for Circus Futures Sought!

    If you would be interested in joining the Board of Circus Futures then applications are being accepted at the moment from individuals who are as passionate about circus arts development as we are and who are not working in related UK projects. If you are interested please email us and we will......

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    Grow, International Symposium on Circus & Street Arts

    Thursday 17th and Friday 18th September 2015 – Great Yarmouth Seachange Arts and Circus Futures in partnership with Contact Zones, XTRAX and ISACS, host their second annual major circus and street arts symposium as part of the 2015 Out There Festival. Europe’s leading producers, promoters and ...

  • Circus Futures UK Labs

    There are two circus labs being developed for this autumn, one in Wales in November and one in the UK in December. 9th to 13th November 2015. Nofit State Circus Performance Lab in Cardiff. A five-day laboratory for circus practitioners to explore the realisation of ideas, images and impulses through...

  • Circus Futures UK Residencies

    Two funded residencies have been offered in 2015 for emerging companies in the UK, who applied to CircusNext and/or related UK programmes. Paul Evans was hosted by Nofit State Circus in Cardiff at their Four Elms Creation Space in July to work on a piece focusing on how Circus Theatre......

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    New resource coming soon for UK circus artists!

    Circus Development Network (the revised name for the Circus Development Agency) is about to launch their new website. If you are a UK circus artist and want to be added to the listing of performers please add your information here....

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    Circus Futures at FiraTarrega 2015

    If you are going to be attending FiraTarrega and/or Fresh Street, a Circostrada Initiative in conjunction with FiraTarrega, please contact us to meet up to chat more about Circus Futures and CircusNext....

  • Circus Futures UK Artists Mentoring Programme

    Applications from UK artists (UK born or UK based) are now open! If you would like assistance from either a named mentor you would like Circus Futures to approach or one that Circus Futures can source for you, please apply here. If you would like to join the list of......

  • Devoted & Disgruntled Circus Open Space

    Thursday 15th October 2015 – Bristol, UK Circus Futures and the Circus Development Network UK present a Devoted & Disgruntled Circus Open Space event facilitated by Improbable at Circomedia, Bristol on 15th October 2015....