Sophia Clist at Dance Umbrella 2015

Posted on: 9 Jul 2015

Sophia Clist will be taking her delicately woven sculptures to Dance Umbrella as part of Katherine Morley’s piece for children ’16 Singers’. Crying Out loud began working with Sophia in 2002, when we commissioned, funded and produced the creation of Stretch, an evolving artwork/installation that combines light, sound, music, dance and video. Read more about Sophia here.

Also at Dance Umbrella is…

Circus Mayhem

Circus Evolution successful with Arts Council application

Posted on: 1 Jul 2015

We’re delighted to announce that Circus Evolution has been successful again in its application to the Strategic Touring programme; this is its second Arts Council award to support touring of contemporary circus to partner venues across the UK.

The award gives Circus Evolution a fifteen month extension of strategic activity in the Midlands, North, South, East and South West providing…

Circus Mayhem by various artists

Circus mayhem at Family Arts Festival

Posted on: 30 Jun 2015

Crying Out Loud will inject circus mayhem into the Family Arts Festival with its eponymous variety show touring this October/November.

The UK wide Get Creative Family Arts Festival will take place 9th October – 1st November and the thousands of arts events taking place across the country encompass all areas of the arts. Now 24 days in length, it…


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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.