Currency 2014

Currency Festival review

Posted on: 21 Nov 2014

Presented by The Place and Crying Out Loud, Currency is an annual festival that blurs the boundaries between dance, performance art and contemporary circus. It showcases work on the edge of what you would normally see, connects artists from across Europe and encourages conversations. The 2014 festival took place between 5-15 November.

This article, entitled Levity and Your Other Part…

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Façade by Crashmat Collective

Posted on: 10 Nov 2014

Food and circus are a seductive combination! If you feel the same, make your way to Arts Depot 20-22 November for Crashmat Collective’s Façade – a three-course meal served exclusively by the company’s seven performers.

Described as a ‘masterful debut’ by This Is Cabaret, the character of each of the waiters is slowly revealed through their interactions with the diners and their…

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Opportunity for Deaf and disabled artists to develop outdoor work

Posted on: 10 Nov 2014

The Greenwich and Docklands Festival has announced three opportunities for Deaf and disabled artists wishing to develop new ideas for outdoor work. With support from Arts Council England’s Grants for the Arts programme, and subject to available resources, there will be three Research and Development Awards for new outdoor projects led by Deaf and disabled artists with the intention of…

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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.