Photo: Kalena Leo

Circus Diaries goes to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Posted on: 4 Aug 2016

Inspired by Unpack the Arts (a European project providing residencies for cultural journalists at twelve major arts festivals programming contemporary circus) Friday 5 August marks the first day of Circus Voices,  a week-long residency held at the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Supported by Crying Out Loud, London’s Roundhouse and the Network of Independent Critics, Circus Voices  is a concentrated focus on circus for five writers/journalists.

Organised by Kate Kavanagh (

Block from NoFit State Circus and Motionhouse

Callout for Artists

Posted on: 15 Jul 2016

15 July 2016

Circulate Consortium are a group of four London arts organisations working together to bring outstanding, free outdoor arts events to London. The consortium partners are: Watermans, The Albany, Millfield Theatre and Stratford Circus Arts Centre, with GLA and the Independent Street Arts Network (ISAN) as partners. Their three year touring programme will appear in Hounslow, Lewisham, Enfield…


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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.