Crying Out Loud 2016 highlights

Posted on: 31 Dec 2016

2016 show highlights

As 2016 draws to a close, we’d like to take a moment to celebrate the artists, collaborators, partners and venues we’ve worked with this year. Thank you for your creativity. We are determined to continue to support and present international and British artists, for the benefit of audiences in the UK. Here’s to 2017 and continuing to…


Spotlight UK Circus

Posted on: 2 Dec 2016

Spotlight UK Circus was launched last night at the Southbank by NoFit State Circus and Crying Out Loud.

A joint initiative between the two companies, Spotlight UK Circus is an unprecedented opportunity for the very best UK contemporary circus artists to showcase at CIRCa festival du cirque actuel and Subcase Circus Fair in 2017 and Festival OFF d’Avignon in 2018.




Sideshow Magazine

Sideshow Magazine

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.