Callout for volunteer ushers for Circus Sampler at Somerset House

Posted on: 10 Jul 2018

Crying Out Loud is looking for volunteer ushers for Circus Sampler – two free weekends of contemporary circus, hip hop dance and music taking place at Somerset House 28 & 29 July and 4 & 5 August.

We are looking for enthusiastic, helpful and flexible individuals to form a front of house team during the event. As a volunteer…

The Circus Village at Festival OFF d’Avignon

Posted on: 3 Jul 2018

Spotlight UK Circus will feature at The Circus Village during Festival OFF d’Avignon 6 – 29 July.

Hosted by NoFit State and featuring their new show, Lexicon, The Circus Village will showcase work from Northern Ireland, Wales and England as part of Spotlight UK Circus – an initiative aimed at showcasing contemporary circus from the United Kingdom to the…

Talking music with Circa Tsuica – French musical acrobats

Posted on: 20 Jun 2018

Circa Tsuica, a French band of musical acrobats, are touring the United Kingdom this summer with their star-studded big top and performing Now or Never – a musical and circus extravaganza.

At each town on the tour, the Company will be workshopping and performing with a local brass band. Crying Out Loud’s Music Leader, Suzie Shrubb, who has been setting…

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Sideshow is a magazine and news point with a vigilant eye on the rising tide of contemporary circus. Through its event and festival listings, research initiatives and features coverage, the site aims to map the development of the art and to introduce audiences to the freshest and most exciting work while experimenting with new forms of digital media and storytelling.