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.



Rachel Clare interviewed in Arts Industry Magazine

Posted on: 21 Nov 2016

Cry from the heart: Rachel Clare interviewed in Arts Industry Magazine (AI)

Rachel Clare founded the touring company Crying Out Loud in 2002 to present theatre productions whose first quality is to be visually stunning. The company is currently visiting 14 venues with Circus Evolution.

AI: Why and where did you set up Crying Out Loud – and why Crying Out…



Posted on: 1 Nov 2016

Each year for one week in October CIRCa takes over Auch, a small town in Southern France. Auch becomes circus central as tents are pitched in car parks, in front of the town’s cathedral and by the riverside and its inhabitants embrace it. For promoters it is the place to catch new shows, to network and attend project presentations.

Last year Crying Out…



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.