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

Handstand Arts are holding what we believe is the Circus world’s first Virtual Reality (VR) meeting! You are invited to create yourself an avatar

Handstand Arts ran an industry survey in June 2020 about artists’ and bookers’ experiences of showcasing and sharing circus work. The report can be

We are currently researching and developing a way to share new circus performance remotely with programmers around the world. This will see 3 x

We are over the moon about being awarded 2 year Imagination funding for Circus City 2021 from Bristol City Council! These funds will enable

As part of Filwood’s Fantastic Illuminations on Saturday 1st November, we’re bringing the amazing Midnight Playground to Bristol. They have 100 LED hula hoops

Way back in May we started planning our photoshoot. We scouted for locations with the idea of using a crane to rig some straps

We have an incredible prize for you – a pair of VIP passes to attend our full programme of events!  Circus City – Bristol’s

As well as our public programme of events, Circus City holds a series of talks, workshops, discussions and masterclasses in partnership with sector leaders

We’re back this Autumn (17th October to 2nd November) with an ambitious programme of shows, interactive events, workshops, talks and much more taking place across

Our first consultation of 2019 will be on 1st June at the Arts Mansion, Bristol In conjunction with the Futur Ville event Equity is

We’re getting excited about our plans for Autumn 2019 which will see Circus City take over Bristol for the 3rd time. This year will