Canvas launches with a three-day showcase

Posted on: 17 Mar 2015

Canvas is a three-day showcase for promoters and programmers who want to encounter the best of UK contemporary circus.

Held in London at three venues, from 29 April – 1 May, delegates can see full length shows, works in progress and join discussion sessions.

A venue-led showcase, Canvas is programmed and supported by London’s leading circus venues: the Roundhouse, Jacksons…

Tabac Rouge

Tabac Rouge nominated for an Olivier Award

Posted on: 16 Mar 2015

We are delighted that Tabac Rouge by James Thiérrée/Compagnie du Hanneton has been nominated for an Olivier Award in the Best New Dance Production category. Tabac Rouge was co-presented by Crying Out Loud at Sadler’s Wells in March 2014. The Times described it as ‘a beautiful beast of a show.’ The winners will be announced at a ceremony at the…


Pirates of the Carabina are looking for a Marketing Manager

Posted on: 6 Mar 2015

Pirates of the Carabina are looking for a Marketing Manager to bring fresh perspectives and expertise leading on a 6 month period between March and September 2015.

The main areas of responsibility:

  • plan and implement a marketing strategy for the touring dates for FLOWN, ensuring that the audience development aims and sales targets are met in conjunction with the Producer and Production manager
  • create…


Sideshow Magazine

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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.