Two circus performers. One holding the other on his back over his shoulder.

CS LAB#5 | Keynotes | Leadership in Times of Crisis

Posted on: 12 Jun 2020

Circostrada is the European Network for Circus and Street Arts. The Cirostrada Lab (CS Lab) takes place once a year and is for Circostrada members and external participants from various sectors. It takes place over three days and is hosted and co-organised with a network member. This year’s CS Lab#5 was co-organised with Manchester-based  Read more

Adversity is the mother of invention

Posted on: 1 Apr 2020

At the beginning of March, before the skies were planeless, I was discovering new African circus and dance, revelling in the skills and storytelling of the companies that filled the streets and theatres of Abidjan. Six weeks before that, I was at the inauguration of the African Capital of Culture 2020, marvelling at Groupe Acrobatique de Tanger’s premiere of… Read more

Producing Hubs project funded by Arts Council England

Posted on: 10 Feb 2020

Crying Out Loud is excited to be working in partnership with Déda in Derby taking part in the three year pilot Derby Creative Arts Network (Producing Hubs)  project funded by Arts Council England. Led by Derby Theatre with an exciting consortium of artists-led organisations and local partners. The aim is to genuinely reach out to different areas of the city… Read more