City Circ

Posted on: 1 Jan 2019

City Circ  is a London-wide network of venues whose aim is to develop contemporary circus and cross artform performance. It was launched in 2009 as an initiative to increase the presence of contemporary circus in London venues. By bringing together circus sympathetic venues into an information network, City Circ  increases opportunities for artists, raises the profile of the artform,… Read more

Unpack the Arts

Unpack the Arts

Posted on: 1 Jan 2019

Unpack the Arts  was a European project that provided residencies for cultural journalists in the context of twelve major festivals programming contemporary circus. The goal of the project was to facilitate the circulation of knowledge and experience, to develop the critical discourses of its participants, and to further the role of the media within the (circus) arts and contemporary… Read more

PASS Circus Channel

PASS Circus Channel

Posted on: 1 Jan 2019

PASS Circus Channel (INTERREG IVA) is a cross Channel contemporary circus programme that Crying Out Loud helped to establish in 2010. A European project, grouping eight organisations, it links north western France to southern England.

Its first phase in 2010 (Cross Spring) was a pilot collaboration focusing on contemporary circus on both sides of the Channel. During a week dedicated… Read more