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Circus City Bristol


Apply now for a £1.5k circus residency commission with space in kind, producer time & the opportunity to pitch your project for further support

We are recruiting an Emerging Producer to work alongside us in delivering this year’s Circus City Festival. Whether originator, connector, facilitator or champion, producers

Image: Ockham’s Razor’s PUBLIC by Mark Dawson Photography Circus City – the UK’s biggest festival of contemporary circus – will return to Bristol from

Image: Nat Whittingham by Joe Clarke We are happy to announce the appointment of Rhiannon Jones as Executive Director and Nicole A’Court-Stuart as Artistic

We are looking for an Executive Director and a General Manager to join our team as we deliver Circus City festival 2023. Both roles

In summer 2022 we supported Nix Pretlove from Lavrak Circus and her team to start a new circus venue at one of our favourite

Spring sees us dreaming up ideas for our next festival and working with Circus Change-Up to imagine ways of making the UK circus sector stronger and

Located at Circus City Festival Hub, Unit BG17 – The Old Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Ground Floor, The Galleries Shopping Centre, Broadmead, Bristol BS13XD. FREE

Blame Game has been long in the making. After almost four years of work, and after 18 months of lockdowns and venue closures when

“Thank you so much for the circus visit, it was absolutely brilliant!” – Fay (visited by Jamie and Ellissa) This year feels like a

Circus is bouncing back! We are fortunate to be able to launch our programme for 2021 which runs from 30th September – 16th October.The festival

Handstand Arts (who manage Circus City) are pleased to be partners in this new, paid showcasing opportunity for artists and companies based in England