Circus Snapshot

Posted on: 31 Jan 2020

What can we do to ensure a resilient thriving circus sector in the future?

There has been a surge in the quantity and quality of companies, an increase in programming opportunities and a significant increased interest in circus-based performance from audiences across the country. But, in comparison to other art-forms, the sector infrastructure remains limited and there is a need for more… Read more


Posted on: 30 Jan 2020

Circostrada is a European platform for street arts and circus. An information exchange network comprising 30 organisations chosen for their expertise and knowledge, it is based at Hors Les Murs in Paris. Meeting twice a year at an event hosted by one of the member organisations, Circostrada’s goal is to work on the development and infrastructure of street arts… Read more

Circus Evolution

Posted on: 1 Jan 2020

Circus Evolution is a UK wide strategic partnership of venues, funded by Arts Council England’s Strategic Touring Fund. The first project ran from 2013-2016, and the second from 2016-2017. The purpose of the initiative was to enable venues to bring more contemporary circus to more people.

Throughout the project Crying Out Loud worked closely with Audience… Read more